Could you imagine what young people, of today, will tell their
grandchildren when they grow old...
"Now Billy, way back in the early part of the 21st Century, I stood in line
at the APPLE store for 3 days to get the iPhone 15! Those were the days!!"
I am only in my 50's and feel quite youthful - but honestly... if the young
people today are the leaders and thinkers of the future.... heaven help us!
Your story is so sweet I am going to forward it to former CBC RCI Host Ian
On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 3:32 PM, Richard Allen <richa...@perryisp.net>
> Thanks for the post.
> A short wave broadcast from the CBC IS (later RCI) station at Sackville
> was the very first I heard. It was a late Sunday afternoon in winter and I
> was listening on an old receiver found in the upstairs of my grandmother’s
> house. The broadcast contained a mailbag program hosted by Earle Fisher,
> and the frequency was 11.72 Mc/s. Surprising what I still remember! I
> became a regular listener of the service until the end.
> Interestingly, while I was stationed in England a few years later, I heard
> my first trans-Atlantic medium wave DX from CBA-1070, Sackville.
> The QSL cards from those two broadcasts are among my most treasured.
> Richard Allen.
Colin Newell - Editor and creator *of *Coffeecrew.com
<http://www.Coffeecrew.com> and DXer.ca <http://www.DXer.ca> -
VA7WWV | Twitter @CoffeeCrew | Victoria - Canada
IRCA mailing list
Opinions expressed in messages on this mailing list are those of the original
contributors and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the IRCA, its
editors, publishing staff, or officers
For more information: http://www.ircaonline.org
To Post a message: email@example.com