The History of Idaho Broadcasting
Invites you to RSVP for our Next No-Host Luncheon
Friday June 30th, 2017
Smoky Mountain Pizzeria Grill
415 East Parkcenter Blvd. Boise, Idaho 83706 (208) 429-0011
Hear Art Gregory’s Special Program Celebrating
KFAU’s 95th Birthday
(started at Boise High School)
Male & Female Boise High Students at the control board of KFAU in 1922
Art Gregory will present a 40 minute program on the early history of KFAU-AM
The Boise High School station which was first licensed July 18, 1922…95 years ago!
He’ll share never-before-revealed letters and notes from Boise High Chemistry teacher
Harry Redeker that tell the story of KFAU, and how he was forced out of his job
because of pressure put on the School Board by competitors, who apparently did not
like the Boise School Board’s Radio Station competing with their established media!
Early “Trade-out” for Coffee for the students & staff of KFAU
Don’t miss this interesting program that features new, never-before-heard
information about the early history of KFAU-AM, and why it was sold to
C.G. Phillips, husband of Georgia Davidson, becoming KIDO November 5, 1928.
Please RSVP for this lunch by email or phone by 2pm Thursday June 29th
No charge to attend the meeting!
You may purchase lunch off a special menu from Smoky Mountain