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    ABC general - initial years, Jan 1931-Dec. 1934

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  1. BROADCASTING Federal Controlling Body LEGISLATION THIS MONTH CANBERRA, Wednesday.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thursday 12 November 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: When the Government's now broadcasting policy comes into operation next year the controlling body will be known as the Australian Broadcasting Commis ... 205 words
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    ABC general - initial years

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  2. BROADCASTING. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 17 November 1931 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Regarding the formation next week of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, to come into operation next June, consisting of five members (presu ... 130 words
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    letter calling for woman member for new ABC

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  3. BROADCASTING.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 November 1931 p 8 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday week there will be introduced into the House of Representatives a bill embodying the Government's proposals for the control of broadcast ... 898 words
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    SMH article querying effect of ABC 1931

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  4. AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING. Proposed Control Commission.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 25 November 1931 p 14 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE, Nov. 24.—Before learing for Canberra to-night the Postmaster-General (Mr. Green) said that, he hoped to make his second reading speech on ... 172 words
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  5. BROADCASTING STATIONS. CONTROL BY COMMISSION. Federal Bill Introduced.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 10 March 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, March 9.—The Australian Broadcasting Commission Bill, which provides for the control of "A" class broadcasting stations throughout Australi ... 1309 words
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    West Australian report on ABC bill 1800wds

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  6. BROADCASTING. Sponsored Programmes. PROPOSAL CONDEMNED. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 11 March 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The secretary of the Australian Federation of Broadcasting Stations (Mr. G. L. Chilvers) said to-night that the proposal in the Australian Broadcasti ... 275 words
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    commercial radio complains that ABC can take sponsorship

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  7. BROADCASTING. COMMISSION CONTROL. Ministry's Proposals. BILL BEFORE PARLIAMENT. (FROM OUR SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE.) CANBERRA, Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 10 March 1932 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The Australian Broadcasting Commission Bill, which provides for the control of A class broadcasting stations throughout Australia from July 1 next by ... 1225 words
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    SMH report of legislation March 1932

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  8. WIRELESS. Resistances. A VARIETY OF USES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 29 June 1932 p 6 Article
    Abstract: In the days of battery operation there were few resistances in the average circuit. The detector grid leak and one or more filament rheostats were al ... 1178 words
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    SMH report of opening of ABC

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  9. Advertising
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 29 June 1932 p 16 Advertising
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    Ad for General Manager

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  10. BROADCASTING. FRIDAY, JULY 1. STATION 2FC. WAVE LENGTH, 451 METRES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 1 July 1932 p 4 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    listing of opening event of ABC including music etc

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  11. BROADCASTING. COMMISSION TAKES CONTROL Inaugural Ceremony.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 2 July 1932 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The inaugural ceremony on the occasion of assuming control of the national broadcasting service by the Australian Broadcasting Commission took place ... 924 words
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    report on opening; The West Australian, Saturday 2 July 1932.

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  12. BROADCASTING. LEADERS CONVERSE. British Corporation as Model.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 13 July 1932 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Complimentary speeches were exchanged yesterday afternoon between the chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Commission (Mr. C. Lloyd Jones) in Sydn ... 243 words
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    ABC, BBC converse

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  13. BROADCASTING. Leaders Exchange Messages BY RADIO TELEPHONE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 13 July 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Wireless telephone messages were exchanged yesterday by the chairman of the recently appointed Australian Broadcasting Commission (Mr. C. Lloyd Jones ... 286 words
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    ABC, BBC, conversation

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  14. THE BROADCASTING COMMISSION What Future Listeners May Expect
    Sunday Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1926 - 1954) Sunday 17 July 1932 p 23 Article
    Abstract: READERS will remember tie vicissitudes that broadcasting in Great Britain experience before it came to a stable footing. Firstly, the Marconi 1521 words
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    What future listeners may expect

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  15. WIRELESS RELAYS. Western Australia's Position. To the Editor. "The West Australian."
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 21 July 1932 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—On assuming control of the national network on July 1 the chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Commission assured the thousands of licence-ho ... 317 words
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    Why did WA not receive broadcast? letter

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  16. THE LISTENERS Broadcasting in Australia GROWING POPULARITY CANBERRA, July 22.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 25 July 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Australian Broadcasting Commission, under the chairmanship of Mr. Chas. Lloyd Jones, has now settled down to work, but its motto is to "hasten sl ... 740 words
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    report of ABC early broadcasts; July 22 1932 Canberra Times

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  17. WIRELESS RELAYS. Western Australia's Position. To the Editor.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 28 July 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—On assuming control of the national network on July 1 the chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Commission assured the thousands of licence-ho ... 308 words
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  18. KING'S ENGLISH. TRAPS FOR WIRELESS ANNOUNCERS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 30 July 1932 p 20 Article
    Abstract: Officers and announcers of the Australian Broadcasting Commission do not agree with Professor T.G. Tucker that ignorant articulation and false accent ... 422 words
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    Language - ABC

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  19. THE NORTH-WEST COAST "ON THE AIR." 7UV OFFICIALLY OPENED BY PRIME MNISTER. Evidence of the March of Progress. Coast Put on Radio Map.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 8 August 1932 p 5 Article
    Abstract: "It is only fitting that NorthWestern Tasmania should have a broadcasting station of its own, and I therefore welcome station 7UV 1705 words
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    Burnie - report of opening of Tassie station

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  20. The Bushlover. Broadcasting Birds' Song.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 13 August 1932 p 19 Article
    Abstract: FOLLOWING the successful broadcast of the lyrebird's song and mimicry from Victoria on several occasions of late, attempts are now to 1235 words
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    Brisbane manager love of birds

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  21. Broadcasting Stations' Protest Melbourne, March 10.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 11 March 1932 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The secretary of the Australian Federation of Broadcasting Stations (Mr. G. L. Chilvers) said tonight that the proposal in the Australian 199 words
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    Broadcasting Stations' Protest. (1932, March 11). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 19. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article46845538

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  22. NATIONAL SERVICE. DEVELOPMENT OF WIRELESS.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 17 August 1932 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Mr. Charles Lloyd Jones, chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, arrived in Brisbane yesterday. In the course of 321 words
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    NATIONAL SERVICE. (1932, August 17). The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), p. 12. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article21978909

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  23. BROADCASTING. Value of Long Waves. CAPTAIN ECKERSLEY'S REVIEW.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 25 August 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: "The present broadcasting technique is serving only 55 per cent, of the population of Australia, whereas the superimposing of a long wave technique o ... 1460 words
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    BROADCASTING. (1932, August 25). The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), p. 10. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article16908123
    re long wave broadcasting option for greater coverage

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  24. THE BROADCASTING COMMISSION Member Visits Tasmania Aware of Difficulties Plans for Improvements
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 26 August 1932 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. R. B. Orchard, a member of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, stated on arrival in Launceston yesterday morning by the 494 words
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    THE BROADCASTING COMMISSION. (1932, August 26). The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), p. 6. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article24710730
    development of Tasmanian service

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  25. BROADCASTING IN TASMANIA. Technical Difficulties. Commissioner Inquiring.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 29 August 1932 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: HOBART, Sunday.—Mr. A. R. Orchard, a member of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, delivered an address over the air from 7ZL Hobart 379 words
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    BROADCASTING IN TASMANIA. (1932, August 29). Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article67967880
    development of Tasmanian service

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  26. Big Strides Made in Broadcasting FARMERS' IDEAL LED TO SERVICE 13,000 Licences Now Taken Out NEW TECHNIQUE GIVES BETTER ENTERTAINMENT
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Thursday 1 September 1932 p 29 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BROADCASTING has made such strides in Western Australia that it is of interest to trace the various causes which have led to its success. Further int ... 1379 words
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    Big Strides Made in Broadcasting. (1932, September 1). The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950), p. 29 Edition: CITY FINAL. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article83808353
    WA service

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  27. LISTENERS IN TO BE GIVEN BETTER WIRELESS PROGRAMMES Extension of Relay Line to Perth MELBOURNE, Saturday.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 4 September 1932 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Broadcasting Commission, which ended a series of sessions today, decided on a ball-for-ball description of the English cricket 229 words
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    LISTENERS IN. (1932, September 4). Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954), p. 2 Section: First Section. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article58670502
    extension of relay lines to Perth, review mentioned

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  28. BROADCASTS OF TEST CRICKET. Reported Arrangement Denied.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Tuesday 6 September 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE, Monday. — In spite of the statement of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, the secretary of the Victorian Cricket Association 59 words
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    BROADCASTS OF TEST CRICKET. (1932, September 6). Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954), p. 8. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article67969544
    Vic Cricket Assoc says relay arrangements 'news to him'.

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  29. WIRELESS NEWS & NOTES MODERN RADIO. Distance Wiped Out. PEEP INTO THE PAST.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 16 September 1932 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Radio, which now has developed into a far-flung national organisation and has broken down all barriers of distance, dates back so far 628 words
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    WIRELESS NEWS

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  30. EDUCATION BY RADIO How Country Could Share City Advantage
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 16 September 1932 p 21 Article
    Abstract: The Deputy Postmaster-General (Mr. Ramsay), welcoming the vicechairman of the Australian Broadcasting commission (Mr. Herbert 235 words
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    EDUCATION BY RADIO. (1932, September 16). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954), p. 21. Retrieved May 18, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article34701963
    SA identifies education rural

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  31. BRITISH RADIO And Ils Triumphs. | LONDON, Feb. 23.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 29 March 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The tenth birthday of British broadcasting will be celebrated this year, for it was in November, 1922, that the infant 2LO, operating from Marconi Ho ... 1665 words
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    BBC 10 years since inception

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  32. BROADCASTING.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 3 April 1933 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Since it assumed office nine months ago the Australian Broadcasting Commission has done yeoman service in improving the programmes from the 891 words
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    Major Condor, also reference to Wallace going overseas to view best practice

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  33. BROADCASTING. NEW GENERAL MANAGER. Major W. T. Conder Appointed.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 1 April 1933 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Major W. T. Conder, formerly managing director of the Broadcasting Company of Australia, has been appointed general manager for the Australian Broadc ... 269 words
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    Condor appointment

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  34. MUSICIANS. Broadcasting Wages Increased. REASONS EXPLAINED. MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 6 April 1933 p 13 Article
    Abstract: An increase on existing rates of 11/9 for a week of 18 hours is prescribed in an award made to-day by the Conciliation Commissioner (Mr. E. H. Coneyb ... 530 words
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    increase in musicians wages

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  35. NEW SYSTEM. Broadcast Programmes. SOUND FILM RECORDINGS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 29 April 1933 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Alteration in the existing type of programme broadcast from national stations was foreshadowed at a demonstration given in the studio of the Australi ... 405 words
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  36. ST. JAMES', PICCADILLY. Arthur Mason "At Home" There
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 8 April 1933 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The prestige attaching to the organship of St. James's Church, Piccadilly, is so great that the appointment to it of Sydney's onetime Town Hall organ ... 559 words
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    Mason in London for the ABC

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  37. OPERA BROADCASTS. Series in English.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 21 April 1933 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Australian Broadcasting Commission has arranged a series of weekly performances beginning in September of operas arranged for broadcasting Signor ... 133 words
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