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On Aug 25, 2013, at 2:27 PM, Michael Biel wrote:

> Glad to see this on-line.  It originated as a mimeographed 8  1/2 x 11
> monograph that he would mail out to fellow educators, and many years  
> ago
> one of them passed one on to me.
>
>
> Mike Biel  [log in to unmask]
>
>  -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Where to find Radio Ratings?
> From: David Pierce <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Sun, August 25, 2013 8:52 am
> To: [log in to unmask]
>
> Brilliant. I never heard of this book before. Not only does it have  
> the
> ratings information, it is available for viewing and download from the
> HathiTrust:
>
> http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.39015008455381
>
> Thank you,
>
> David
>
>
>
> On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 4:00 PM, Randy Watts <[log in to unmask]>  
> wrote:
>
>> There's a book titled "A Thirty-Year History of Programs Carried on
>> National Radio Networks in the United States, 1926-1956," by Harrison
> B.
>> Summers that your friend might find useful. Its season-by-season
> listings
>> include ratings for most programs.
>>
>> Randy
>>
>>
>> ________________________________
>> From: David Pierce <[log in to unmask]>
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Sent: Saturday, August 24, 2013 10:49 AM
>> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Where to find Radio Ratings?
>>
>>
>> A researcher friend asked me to inquire if anyone has recommendations
> about
>> where to find Hooper ratings for radio programs in the 30s & 40s?
>>
>> I've checked the magazines of the time, but either there are only
>> occasional listings, or I'm not using the right search terms.
>>
>> Thanks for any suggestions.
>>
>> David Pierce
>>
>>
>> Media History Digital Library
>> http://mediahistoryproject.org/
>>