The Press: No More Sponsors

Transradio Press Service prides itself on news it gets from overseas (through France's Agence Havas, Britain's Central News Agency, Germany's Transocean News Service, British Official Wireless, and its own private sources), distributes by air and teletype to some 210 U. S. and Canadian radio stations, 50-odd U. S. newspapers. With British United Press, Transradio offers the only news in Canada which can be sold to commercial sponsors. Canadian Press, Canada's third news agency, supplies its bulletins to the official Canadian Broadcasting Corp., cannot be sponsored.

Shocked were Transradio and its radio clients one day last month when Transport Minister Clarence Howe arose...

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