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A relic of the 1958 radio promotion, this wooden WRAMlite is now in the collection of the Warren County History Museum.

Monmouth’s 1958 post-Thanksgiving retail promotion was a real turkey

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Steve Bellinger
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This full-page ad for the WRAMlite promotion appeared in the Monmouth Review Atlas just before Thanksgiving 1958.

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Editor and historian for Monmouth College. Avid researcher of western Illinois history for 40 years. FB and Twitter. jrankin@monmouthcollege.edu

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