WOCB-AM 1020

Original Call Letters: WOCB

Originally Licensed: 1926

Original City of License: Orlando

Original Frequency: 1020

Origin of Call Letters: Slogan: "Voice of the City Beautiful"

Original Power: 50 watts

Original Location: 23 So. Main Street,

Original Format: Full Service

Network Affiliation(s):


1926-Orlando Broadcast Company

History Of Call Letters and Formats:

WOCB-1926-Full Service    "Voice of the City Beautiful"

History of

The station  is owned and operated by Chase and Company, citrus fruit packers and shippers and the Newell Electric company, one of Orlando's most prominent electrical supply and fixture company. William Justice Lee, an authority on Radio affairs and technique, J. J. Newell, of the Newell Electric company, and Ed Little, also of the Newell company, are in charge of the station. The station was on the air Mon-Fri from 6AM until 7:15PM, Sunday 7:30AM until 9PM.

Names In WOCB History 

William Justice Lee-Orlando Broadcast Company
J. J. Newell-Orlando Broadcast Company
Ed Little-Orlando Broadcast Company

Harold P. Danforth
-1926-President/Studio Manager/Announcer-Orlando Broadcast Company
Harry Maurer-1926-Operations Manager-Orlando Broadcast Company

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