Vintage Matchbook Cover- Wgal Tv Station, Lancaster, Pa. 1950s, Exc Cond. F/s
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Vintage Matchbook Cover- Wgal Tv Station, Lancaster, Pa. 1950s, Exc Cond. F/s:
Vintage matchbook cover from WGAL radio station (1540 AM, 103.3 FM) serving Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Cover is probably from the 1950's and is in mint, unused, excellentcondition. Brown, sharp edges, no wrinkles. Striker is on the front, indicative of its age, and unused. Produced by the Universal Match Co. Nice collectible for radio/TV nostalgia fans. Free shipping!
WGAL first signed on the air on March 18, 1949, originally broadcasting on VHF channel 4.It was the fourth television station in Pennsylvania and the first to sign-on outside of Philadelphia, beating WDTV (now KDKA-TV) in Pittsburghwhich began operations in November of that year. It was founded by the Steinman family, owners of WGAL radio (1490 AM, now WPLA,and 101.3 FM, now WROZ).(wikipedia)