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WLS-AM - Bill Bailey aircheck 10/11/72

From exactly 40 years ago tonight -- October 11, 1972 -- here is an aircheck of WLS-AM DJ Bill Bailey. This nice long audio clip shows the excitement radio personalities brought with them at the time and shows why Bill Bailey was a master at the live commercial read, as well as entertaining the audience before and after almost every song. This clip also features news headlines from Roy Wood. (Running time" 17:03)

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