Each month, DXtreme Software presents a slice of
Baby Boomer Civil Defense history.
How many of you out there remember good old Bert the Turtle and
those duck-and-cover exercises at school?
And how many remember those chilling CD public service announcements
and videos on early morning, black-and-white television? The kind that
gave Rice Krispies® a whole new meaning during breakfast ...
As young radio enthusiasts, did you like us worry
that one day you might find yourself tuning across a rather
subdued MW broadcast band ... ultimately discovering only
one station available for logging? You know the one. Yep,
that frightening government station with the funny name,
simulcasting on 640 and 1240 kHz.
For June 2019, we have added Part 4 of the four-part film by Wilding Picture Productions, Inc. about
How We Got What We Have, What We Have, How to Lose What We Have, and
How to Keep What We Have.
Back in the 50s, the threat from Soviet Russia came from the left politically.
Today, the Russian threat comes from the opposite end of the spectrum! The patriotic points in this film, however, still apply.
Enjoy In Our Hands Parts 1 through 4 (1950).
Pretty sure that's Kirby Grant from Sky King starring.
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