July 14, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Clubs & Publications"): Two papers from the Antique Wireless Association Review about Jack Poppele, chief engineer at WOR and Director of the Voice of America in 1953. In "DX History" (under "Equipment & Advertising"): Another paper from the AWA Review, this one about Heathkit History. And in "Specialized Resources" (under "The DX Recordings of Colin Miller"): We have added a recording of DW Kigali, Rwanda.

July 7, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): "Cinderella Visits CKY-CKX, Manitoba," about the station stamps from Manitoba stations CKY-CKX promoting outdoor activities in the province.

June 30, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Two articles written by the late Al Sizer for NASWA--"The Mystique of the QSL" (1983) and "An Honest Look at QSLs" (1972).

June 23, 2019

June 16, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A booklet from Colin Miller, "Broadcasting Centre-Johannesburg," which was published circa 1980. Along with it is a set of SENTECH QSLs, which were issued some 15 years later for various broadcasts from Meyerton.

June 9, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Philately"): Two postal covers from England featuring Trevor Baylis, inventor of the BayGen Freeplay wind-up radio.

June 2, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): An early Falkland Islands postcard showing the "Government Wireless Station" in Stanley, a 1995 letter from the Falkland Islands Broadcasting Station with information about the card, and two sets of FIBS commemorative postage stamps. Also included are comments from 1958-1961 NNRC bulletins regarding controversial U.S. logs of FIBS on shortwave. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "The Shortwave Station in England that Refused to Die: The Woofferton Story - 2."

May 26, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Lists, Logs, Guides & Columns"): The April 1941 "Silvertone Radio Time Table and Log" from the Silvertone-brand parent company, Sears Roebuck. We have added two new recordings (Nigeria) in "Specialized Resources" (under "The DX Recordings of Colin Miller"). And also under "Specialized Resources," six new "Wavescan" entries: "Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic: The Wanamaker Radio Stations-2 [WHI, WWZ]," "The Radio Scene on Disputed Diego Garcia-2 (and Nearby Boddam Island)," "The Island of 500 Shipwrecks: The Radio Scene on Sable Island [Canada]," "The Shortwave Station in England that Refused to Die: The Woofferton Story-1," "Unusual Amateur Callsigns," and "The Titanic Story: The Carpathia to the Rescue."

May 19, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): The story of "WRUL and the West Indian Radio Newspaper."

May 12, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Jerry Berg writes about "WRUL and The World Wide Listener."

May 5, 2019

April 28, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Equipment & Advertising"): A brochure in French and English (c. 1934) from Westinghouse, describing their "World Cruiser" line of receivers.

April 21, 2019

  • In "Specialized Resources" (under "Radio Postcards"): A file of postcards featuring photos of Swedish radio installations. Thanks to Lennart Weirell of Vasteras, Sweden who contributed several of these. (See item marked "New").

April 14, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A writeup on VU2ZW, a World War II AFRS mediumwave station in Agra, India. Also under "Stations," Colin Miller's article, "Shortwave History of South Africa," from the November 1995 issue of Monitoring Times. And under "Specialized Resources," five new "Wavescan" entries: "The Saipan Shortwave Station Under Christian Science," "The Large Double Shortwave Station at Meyerton Due to Close Today," "The Saipan Shortwave Station Under Radio Free Asia," "Anniversary of the Titanic Sinking-Wanamaker Radio Stations-1," and "Ancient DX Report: 1918-1."

April 7, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): Fifteen recordings from years past from Argentina.

March 31, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): A few items about 2GY, an amateur station that opened in 1925 in Garden City (Long Island), New York.

March 24, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): An interesting letter QSL from, and some Radio News DX items about, KU5Q, a widely-heard military shortwave station on Guam. And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "What is the Future for VOA-Saipan? A Shortwave Station With Four or Five Callsigns," "Railway Radio in Canada: The Phantom Radio Era-2," and "The Radio Scene on Disputed Diego Garcia."

March 17, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): On our HCJB tribute page we have added a new item under "HCJB Literature"--a folder, issued in 1945 or soon thereafter, called "The Air--New Missionary Frontier" (see item marked "New").

March 10, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): Brief off-air recordings of 11 Costa Rican shortwave stations made in various years between 1975 and 1998. Under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry that was originally voiced in two parts: "Radio Australia Pennant Hills-Transmitter Usage-The Full Story." And on our "DXing Indonesia" page, also under "Specialized Resources," we have added a recording of "Love Ambon," the song with which many RRI stations signed off.

March 3, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "General Radio History"): Another group of trinkets, this time the fronts and backs of various medals and similar items commemorating various radio events. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "The Radio Scene on the Islands of Macau-IV."

February 24, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): "Barbados Shortwave Redux" by Jerry Berg. In "Specialized Resources" we have added two more "new-old" QSLs to our page "VOA Foreign Relays--QSLs," one QSL from Greece and one from the Philippines, both 1955. Also under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "What is the Future for VOA Saipan? - 1," "Ancient DX Report: 1917, Pt. 2," and "The Radio Scene on Mount Desert Island [Maine]."

February 17, 2019

  • In "Specialized Resources" (under "Wavescan"): We have added an index to our collection of Wavescan scripts prepared each week by Adrian M. Peterson along with over 100 Wavescan stories that have not appeared in our list before. We have also posted four new Wavescan entries: "What is the Future for VOA on the Island of Tinian-1," "What is the Future for VOA on the Island of Tinian-2," "Ancient DX Report 1917," and "The Radio Scene on the Islands of Macau-III." Finally, we have added a new recording (Uganda) in "Specialized Resources" (under "The DX Recordings of Colin Miller").

February 10, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A page from the December 9, 1932 issue of the BBC Radio Times.

February 3, 2019

January 27, 2019

  • In "Specialized Resources," a new subsection called "VOA Foreign Relays--QSLs," with examples of some "out of the ordinary" VOA QSLs.

January 20, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A brief writeup, with pictures, about the Marconi radiotelegraph station at Banana, Congo Free State, in the early 1900s. And under "Specialized Resources," four new "Wavescan" entries: "Rebuilding a Caribbean Island After Hurricane Devastation," "Ancient DX Report 1916-II," "The Radio Scene in Portuguese Macao-II," and "Languages on QSL Cards."

January 13, 2019

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): An excellent series of recordings of Latin American DX stations made between 1984 and 1993 during various LA visits by Tetsuya Hirahara and Takayuki Inoue Nozaki ("TIN"), both of the Radio Nuevo Mundo group.

January 6, 2019

December 30, 2018

  • This time we have posted two items, both pertaining to the Radio Nuevo Mundo group in Japan. It used to publish the Radio Nuevo Mundo newsletter, which was devoted exclusively to Latin American DXing. You can find some sample issues under "Specialized Resources (under "DX Newsletters"). And under "DX History (under Clubs & Publications) we have posted some of the pennants which RNM issued over the years.

December 23, 2018

December 16, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "SWLing & DXing"): More SWL cards, this time from foreign countries. Under "Specialized Resources," seven new "Wavescan" entries: "BBC Rampisham Property in England for Sale," "The Koala Bear and the Great Australian Drought [2MO Gunnedah]," "On Shortwave from the Middle of the Continental United States [KDPM, KFKX]," "The Shortwave Scene in Canberra, 'The Kangaroo Capital in Australia'," "The Radio Story in the Smallest Territory in Mainland India [Mahe]," "Wandering the Caribbean with Deutsche Welle," and "Aircraft Emergency Landings at Night: The Aeroplane Jelly Song." And under our new "DXing Indonesia" page, we have added ten additional QSLs. Many thanks to Ed Kusalik of Alberta for these.

December 9, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "SWLing & DXing"): Another group of old timey SWL cards. And under our new "DXing Indonesia" page, two additional Irian Jaya QSLs. Thanks to John Wilkins, Colorado, for these.

December 2, 2018

  • In "Specialized Resources," a new subsection called "DXing Indonesia." In addition to several historical publications on the many aspects of DXing this exotic land, we have posted over 100 Indonesian QSLs that are sure to please the eye.

November 25, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Equipment & Advertising"): A Spiegel-Air Castle publication, "How to Operate Your Air Castle Radio," which doubled as a log of broadcast band and shortwave stations, circa 1939-40.

November 18, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Philately"): Five radio-related British postal covers.

November 11, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Clubs & Publications"): A 1936 International DX'ers Alliance "Doctor of Short Wave" diploma and several items about achieving the "degree."

November 4, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): Jerry Berg tells the story of "Sewell T. Brewer, EL2S and Early Broadcasting in Liberia." And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "Royal Bengal Tiger Invades Indian Radio Station [AIR Tazpur MW]," "Emus Invade a Regional City in Australia [2BH Broken Hill et al.]," and "A Fire Destroyed a Shortwave Station in India [Itanagar]."

October 28, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Equipment & Advertising"): The General Electric pamphlet, "Short Wave Radio Listener's Guide."

October 21, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Another group of trinkets, this time from the Voice of America.

October 14, 2018

October 7, 2018

September 30, 2018

September 23, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Philately"): Learn about pedal radio in "Australian Inland Mission and Radio" by Jerry Berg.

September 16, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): "Tokyo Rose--Radio Traitor or Radio Patriot?," an LP released by Radiola records in 1977. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "Historic KDKA Experimental Shortwave Station KDPM in Cleveland, Ohio."

September 9, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Lists, Logs, Guides & Columns"): "Where to Find Them," a shortwave station list put out by Hammarlund in 1957.

September 2, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): Another group of recordings from Larry Magne's collection. In "CPRV" (under "CPRV QSL Gallery"): Six new shortwave and mediumwave African QSLs from Colin Miller. And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "The Highest Powered Mediumwave Station in the Western Hemisphere - TWR Bonaire Projected Locations," "Tribute to Oldrich Cip," and "TWR With Superpower on Bonaire."

August 26, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Jerry Berg's The Undiscovered QSL of Radio Biafra."

August 19, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "SWLing & DXing"): A 1929 pamphlet, "RMA Better Radio Reception Manual--Home Made Static and How to Avoid It." And under "Specialized Resources," seven new "Wavescan" entries: "Gone and Forgotten: Shortwave Radio SEARV, Pt. 1," "Gone and Forgotten: Shortwave Radio SEARV, Pt. 2," "The Highest Powered Mediumwave Station in the Southern Hemisphere-2YA," "The Radio Scene in Flooded Kerala, India," "AIR Mediumwave Stations in Regional Cities of Kerala," "Animals and Insects in Radio-3," and Tribute to the Island of Lombok."

August 12, 2018

August 5, 2018

July 29, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A 1943 schedule and 1952 QSL from Radio Nacional in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

July 22, 2018

July 15, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Another group of "Applause Cards." And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "Radio Veritas Asia on Shortwave," with update, "Ancient DX Report: 1914, Pt. 2," and "The Highest Powered Medium Wave Station in the Southern Hemisphere-5CK."

July 8, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A 1935 pamphlet about Britain’s Rugby Radio Station titled "Round the World by Radio-Telephone."

July 1, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): We have posted the audio and related graphics of two LP records that were issued in the 1960s, "For Shortwave Listeners" (1964) and "The Rarest DX in the World" (1967). And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "Shortwave Radio Veritas Asia Closing."

June 24, 2018

  • In "CPRV" (under "CPRV QSL Gallery,""Amateur Radio"): A 1938 QSL from VR6AY, Pitcairn Island. And in "DX History" (under "Philately"): Also from Pitcairn Island, several philatelic items commemorating radio events on the island.

June 17, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A file containing three original photos of the Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd. transmitting station at Pennant Hills, near Sydney, Australia. In "DX History" (under "Philately"): A file with some interesting philatelic items from New Zealand. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "The Highest Powered Mediumwave Station in the Southern Hemisphere."

June 10, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): "Deutsche Welle Engineering," a 104-page, extensively-illustrated description of the technical side of Deustche Welle, including the Antigua, Kigali, Malta and Sines relay stations. And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "New Chronohertz Station in India," "The KDKA Story: Historic Buildings, Souvenirs and Memorabilia," and The Radio Scene at the Indianapolis 500."

June 3, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "SWLing & DXing"): A file with some examples of reception report forms offered by clubs and other groups.

May 27, 2018

May 20, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): "Radio's Role in the War," a World War II-era folder from RCA. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "The Highest Powered Mediumwave Station in the Southern Hemisphere-2."
May 13, 2018
  • In "Specialized Resources" (under "Radio Postcards"): We have added a number of new postcard views of stations in Argentina, Belgium, India, Indonesia, International Waters, Panama, Portugal, Sarawak, and Surinam. And under "Specialized Resources," two new "Wavescan" entries: "General Douglas MacArthur's Favorite Shortwave Callsign - KAZ" and "The Radio Broadcasting Scene in Scotland."

May 6, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Literature & Humor"): More humorous postcards from radio's early days.

April 29, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Another group of pins and other souvenirs issued by American mediumwave stations over the years. And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "The Lonely Little American Radio Station in Pakistan: AFRTS Peshawar," "The Northern Quebec Shortwave Service from RCI Shortwave in Sackville," and "Animals and Insects in Radio-2."

April 22, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A promotional booklet from early BCBer KTNT, Muscatine, Iowa.

April 15, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Lists, Logs, Guides & Columns"): The Haynes' Long and Short Wave Radio Log Book from 1934.

April 8, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "People"): Some background information on Miss F. V. Wallace, a pioneer in technical education for women in Australia. And under "Specialized Resources," four new "Wavescan" entries: "The Radio Scene on Van Slyck Island," "The Radio Scene in Zimbabwe," "The Radio Scene in Montserrat: Radio Antilles," and "Animals & Insects in Radio-1."

April 1, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Several items about Crosley station WLWO, Cincinnati, Ohio, later known as Bethany.

March 25, 2018

March 18, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): Several items from Radio SEAC, Voice of the South East Asia Command, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), which was active toward the end of World War II and thereafter.

March 11, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): The insert and index for "World on the Air," a 1976 cassette produced by the Finnish DX Association, containing recordings of approximately 90 stations around the world, mostly shortwave. And under "Specialized Resources," a new "Wavescan" entry: "The Candian Northern Messenger Service."

March 4, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "QSLS & Other Station Memorabilia"): Several items from the passenger ship M/V Kanimbla, home to ship-borne station "9MI" (VK9MI). And under "Specialized Resources," three new "Wavescan" entries: "Historic Mediumwave Station KQV is Scheduled to Return to the Air!," "KDKA Far Northern Service," and "Special Report: History of Radio Broadcasting in Zambia."

February 25, 2018

February 18, 2018

February 11, 2018

February 4, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): "Five Years of the German Shortwave Station," a 1938 booklet from wartime Germany. And under "Specialized Resources," eight new "Wavescan" entries: "The New Year With the Voice of Asia on Taiwan," "Historic Mediumwave Station KQV Leaving the Air," "Famous Broadcasts from KDKA Shortwave," "Ancient DX Report: 1914," "All India Radio Jammu Celebrates 70 Years," "The Usage of Radio Callsigns," "The Radio Scene in Central America: Belize-1," and "On the Air and in the Air-1: Stories about Radio and Aviation."

January 28, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Lists, Logs, Guides & Columns"): The Tung-Sol "World Radio Log and Map" for 1934, 1935 and 1937. And under "Specialized Resources," two new "Wavescan" entries: "The Radio Scene on a Small Island With a Large Volcano-2" and "Passed by the Censors."

January 21, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Recordings"): A group of recordings from Bolivian shortwave stations made at various times since the 1970s.

January 14, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): Photos of station personalities from Radiodiffusion Congolaise.

January 7, 2018

  • In "DX History" (under "Stations"): A leaflet dropped on Allied soldiers during World War II from Jerry's Front Radio, a German psychological warfare station.