Murphy Radio In The 1930's - Menu Page
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1930 Frank and two friends start a radio business
1931 The "Dartmoor Special" makes an appearance
1932 First Murphy superhet receiver appears
1933 Receivers for use on DC mains supplies now offered1934 Red paint causes consternation
1935 Station names appear on the tuning scale
1936 Mains and battery receiver cabinet designs diverge
1937 Shortwave reception arrives, along with the alphabetical tuning drum
1938 Pushbuttons and motor tuning, even more sophisticated than Ekco
1939 Remote control becomes an option (but at a hefty price)
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