Vintage Matchbook Cover- Former Kwk Radio Station, St. Louis, Mo 1952, Exc., F/s
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Vintage Matchbook Cover- Former Kwk Radio Station, St. Louis, Mo 1952, Exc., F/s:
Vintage matchbook cover from the former KWK radio station in St. Louis, Missouri. Cover is from 1952 as it is celebrating the station's 25th anniversary. Cover is in mint, unused, excellentcondition. Bright white and green with sharp edges and no wrinkles. Striker is on the front, indicative of its age, and completely unused. Back is blank. Produced by the Universal Match Co. Nice collectible for radio/TV nostalgia fans. Free shipping!
The station is among the oldest in St. Louis. It began broadcasting in 1925 as KFVE.In November 1927 it changed its call signto KWK, where it remained until 1984. As KWK, it had a colorful history as a Top 40 station. It is now known as KXFN (1380kHz), an AM station that airs a Spanish language Catholic format. (wikipedia)