Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-10-01 Thread Stuart Santelmann KC1F
The first DXCC countries list was published in 1937. Does anyone have a copy of the original list? Urb, W2DEC Hi Urb: I have the January 1937 QST with the countries list on page 52-53 under IARU News - shall I scan it and email it to you ? A lot of interesting stuff there...

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-29 Thread Jim Reisert AD1C
--- Win [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When did the term DX come into being?. And, When did the ARRL begin the DXCC? I don't know why, but I always thought the DXCC was a post war awards program. Also, on what date was amateur radio reinstated? Some history here:

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-29 Thread Urb LeJeune
At 01:55 AM 9/29/2007, you wrote: --- Win [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When did the term DX come into being?. And, When did the ARRL begin the DXCC? I don't know why, but I always thought the DXCC was a post war awards program. Also, on what date was amateur radio reinstated? Some history

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-29 Thread Urb LeJeune
When did the term DX come into being?. In the 200 meters and down days, DX was simply distance. The term DX came into being in the early days and to the best of my knowledge no one really knows the genesis. The same thing is true of the phrase ham radio. Urb, W2DEC

[DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-28 Thread Urb LeJeune
Does anyone have access to December 1941 or January 1942 QST? I'm looking for some information on DXCC Honor Roll. Tnx Urb, W2DEC Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-28 Thread john
Im sure I have both. How can I help? John K5MO At 06:51 PM 9/28/2007, Stuart Santelmann KC1F wrote: I have January 1942. There is the yellow insert War Comes ! We take Our Posts in Our Country's Defense. This is the notice suspending all amateur operations from the FCC, dated December 8,

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-28 Thread Win
. Win, W0LZ - Original Message - From: Stuart Santelmann KC1F [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; dx-chat@njdxa.org Sent: Friday, September 28, 2007 5:51 PM Subject: Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST? I have January 1942. There is the yellow insert War Comes ! We take Our Posts in Our

Re: [DX-CHAT] Post War QST?

2007-09-28 Thread Dan Zimmerman N3OX
I have Jan 1942 reprint because ARRL sent it to me when I renewed ;-) Really fascinating read for my 28 year old self, actually... glad I have it. Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the