Saturday, November 3, 2012

Grand Old Opry


Hank Williams, Little Jimmy Dickens, Red Foley, Minnie Pearl, AFN announcer Bob Norwood and Roy Acuff
 
 
The Grand Old Opry had a big history on AFRS.  Parts of the Opry were on Melody Roundup in the first AFRS shipments in 1943.  The Opry was still running 40 years later, making it one of the longest running programs on AFRTS. 
So from Berlin, it's 1949 and time for the Grand Old Opry: