Do's and Don'ts for Radio Writers

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Radio Éireann Yearbook 1950
Radio Éireann Yearbook 1950

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Radio Éireann Yearbook cover, advice for radio writers and a satirical cartoon.

  • Title
    Radio Éireann Yearbook 1950
  • Production Year
    1950
  • Contributor
    Mervyn Wall (Writer)
    Rowel Friers (Artist)
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • Material Type
    Document
  • Clip title
    Do's and Don'ts for Radio Writers
  • Extended description

    This document contains excerpts from the Radio Éireann Yearbook 1950. It includes the Yearbook cover and a satirical cartoon about 'The Station That Tried to Please Everybody at the Same Time' by  Rowel Friers.

    There is also an article by author and broadcaster Mervyn Wall on the "Do's and Don'ts for Radio Writers". He advises them to be original and not to be pedantic.

  • Information

    This document is held in the RTÉ Archives document collection.

    Printed booklet, 55 pages.

  • Local keywords
    Communications, Radio, Radio Éireann, Yearbook, Journalism, 1950, Documents, Mervyn Wall, Rowel Friers
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    The Media
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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