The Press: Advice to Radio

The crusading St. Louis Post-Dispatch let go last week with some sharp advice to radio. Said the Post-Dispatch: "The public should not be compelled to listen to commercial plugs in the midst of news . . . of heroic proportions.. . . The broadcasting of news should not be sponsored by advertisers who deal in palliatives for bodily aches and pains, stomach acidity and gas, body odors, enlarged pores, bad breath and a thousand & one equally revolting subjects. . . . So vital a public service . . . should not be marred by cheap commercialism or by a grasping...

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