Speaking of Radio

Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden

Interviews

Capt. William C. Eddy

Recorded June 18th, 1989 - 8 min

Pioneer in establishing television in Chicago, he developed experimental station W9XBK which became WBKB, owned and operated by the Balaban and Katz theater chain. He was born August 22, 1902 and was 86 when we had our short phone conversation. He died a few months later, on September 15, 1989 at age 87.