August 14, 2023 | August 14, 1973
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On August 14th of that year, Three-month-old Billy Neorum of Crestmont Ave won Carnation Evaporated Milk’s National Baby Photo Contest. Billy won a $25 US Savings Bond.
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