Sparks and Signals: Tales from the Early Days of Radio and TV

$45.00

Breault, Alton

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Breault, Alton . Sparks and Signals: Tales from the Early Days of Radio and TV. Winnipeg, Manitoba: Privately Printed, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. ISBN: 9780973410204. pp. vi, 116. 8vo. Illustrated card covers. Black and white photographs. No detectable flaws, contents bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding; near fine. Signed and inscribed by the author to the title page. “Sparks and Signals is a memoir of Alton Breault – the first TV technician to ply this trade in the small Canadian Prairie town of Deloraine, Manitoba, where he and others had already been repairing radios prior to the television era. The author spent nearly half a century in retail sales and service to keep his customers supplied with sets that worked; or, if they didn’t, to fix them.” Softcover. (#1377) $45.00