Fort Worth Star-Telegram from Fort Worth, Texas on August 17, 1948 · 19
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Fort Worth Star-Telegram from Fort Worth, Texas · 19

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1) 11 I A WEIAP-TV The South's first Television station is scheduled to begin telecasting the latter part of September Q Can I install a Television set in my home now? A Yes Television sets can be installed in homes now with rare exceptions that present 'reception difficulties because of location - A Generally speal(Ing better because Frequency Modulation (FM) will be standard equipment which means static -free reception Q Are Television sets expensive to operate? A No the cost is about on cent an hour to run Q How does Television sound reception compare with radio? Q What are the sizes of Televsion screens? A They-vary from 6x6 inches to 15x20 inches' The largest one is approximately the size of a newspaper page - - - Q How far away can I pick up a television station? AThis depends upon local terrain the power of the station and proper insfettafion of your sef Generally you can receive a station 30 to 40 miles from your home providing you have an efficient receiver and antenna Phi Ices popular priced receiver that gives you big set reception' 52-inch picture screen that mks this an ideal set for home use Streamlined mahogany table $35650 A—Television has gone through years of perfecting and is in such a highly developed state that it offers highly satisfactory performance - Can I have a set with combination fetevision radio F M and phonograph? A Yes Stripling's has elaborate units that combine all the features of present radios plus television Q Can I have a set with Television only? A Yes from small table models to large console types - A No telecasts and regular radio broadcasts ere sent out at different wave-lengths and there would be no co-ordination of sound and scene Q How often are Television stations on the air? A Television stations already in service are averaging about folir hours of telecasting per clay' usually during afternoon and evening hours Phi Ico's big nearly fun page ne'wspaper size screen television receiver Automatic tuning brings In stations clear a n d focused Static free FM sound Magnificent console cabinet of hand rubbed mahogany $83600 Q How many Television stations will I be able to receive? A WBANTV Fort Worth will be the only ono at the start Four stations however have been authorized for Dallas and three stations for Fort Worth making a total of seven from which you can ultimately choose your prograni Big picture direct view te!evision receiver by Phi !co that gives you a big 75 square inch picture that can be seen from the fartherest corner of 1 the a4rage size living room $44500 All Television Set Prices Are Plus Installation Charge - This extra charge includes antenna and installation tuning of receiver end' a one-year guarantee On parts and tubes TIM ENV Aug 17 1948 FOT 1707411 STAII-TELEGAll Combination RCA Victor AM FM radio automatic phonograph and television receiver 52-inch 'television screen Walnut or mahogany finish 360430 Powerful lorIger rams's reception is yours with This tab'e model RCA fele- - vision receiver Large 52-inchscreert The perfect popular priced set For homes 37705 Mahogany finish Here's the RCA te!evIsIon receiver that gtves you big screen reception nearly newspaper page size rocked in tuning too and eye witness picture synchrozer Wide range Compact practical rich in - dignity and beauty Walnut mahogany and blonde finish $89840 -Z:ZZ'-'7F--:---' Q Must I have a special installation for a 're 44- sion set? Q Does a room have to be darkened as 'in a move to witness Television? Q What programs are WBANTV plarming to folocasti - A While program plans are by no means corn- 'plea arrangements already include the tete- vising of the ICU football games the Texas-Oklahoma game wrestling matches news events a series of Alexander Korda moving pictures featuring outstanding stars and high school football games A By buying now you will be among' the first to enjoy this exciting development of education end entertainment Stripling's will install your set in time for T-Day the day television starts in Fort Worth Jate in September And Stripling's has a complete collection of latest model television 'sets for your choosing— THIRD FLOOR PAGE 13 -w - I : ¼ - 0 ' I - - Tliert: Eve Aug 17 194L - IFIOT "707TII STM1-TEILE- GT:All ' PAGE 13 - 11 - - - - ' I ‘ - Powerful longer range re- ( - - - - ception is yours with this - l Q When will WBAP-TV Fort Worth begin Tel- Q How well developed is Television? - table model RCA Large vision programs? 4 - - - vision receiver - - 52-inch screen The per- A - - ' A-Television has gone through years of perfecting t4----:?"-1: '--:-- WBAP-TV The Sout hls first Television station - and is in such a highly developed state that it - - ' is scheduled to begin telecasting the latter part offers highly satisfactory performance I I of Septemoer 1 N Q Can I have a set with com ' rformance - - -- fect popular priced set A For homes 37705 Mahogany finish - ( 1 - - - ' bination fetevisioni I Q Can I install a Television set in my home now? radio F M and phonograph? N e :4 S14''s SX' ' s h F ' - - I A Yes ' -' ' - '" 1 - Television sets can be installed in homes Stripling's has elaborate units that combine A Yes - I now with rare exceptions that present 'reception ll the features of present radios plus television - e - difficulties because of loca -tion ' t 7::' -1-1- -7's:4rrHA'tii - ' ' 0 tosoclk I - '41kww '7 t- r t - - Q Can I have a set with Television only? ' - - I Q How does Television sound reception compare - t A with radio? 1 - A Yes from small table models to large console - - - Here's the RCA television receiver that r- i - types - - - ' - A Generally speaking better because Frequency gives you big screen reception nearly Modulation (FM) will be standard equipment - newspaper page size rocked in tuning which means static-free reception too and eye witness picture synchronizer Q- Can I have my radio attached to a television Vide range Compact practical rich in - set? dignity and beauty Walnut mahogany and blonde finish $89840 Q Are Television sets expensive to operate? A No telecasts and regular radio broadcasts are sent out at different wave-lengths and there 71 tti - A No the cost is about on cent an hour to run would be no co-ordination of sound and scene - Q How often are Television stations on the air? 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