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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mike Richter" <[log in to unmask]>
> Clear channel ... old-time radio ... Crosley. Crosley sold radios 
> without tuners; they were fixed to 770 AM (IIRC), WLW from Cincinnati. 
> The radios were sold nationwide (probably Canada as well) since power 
> was then uncontrolled and WLW could be heard from coast to coast at 
> night given favorable conditions.
> 
I have seen contemporary reports that credit WLW with having 500,000
watts of power at that time!

Steven C. Barr