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Robert Saudek

Born and reared in Pittsburgh, Mr. Saudek spent five years as an editor at KDKA, the first commercial radio station. He was later an executive at ABC, and the Ford foundation. As an independent television producer, he was responsible for the Omnibus television show and for Profiles in Courage, a series based on John F. Kennedy's book, which recently received a Peabody award.

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The author recalls the early years of radio in the 1920s. He was one of the first people to sing on radio and later became an editor at KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the U.S. Read >>

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