Surfin’: Seeking the Origin of CQ

Surfin': Seeking the Origin of CQ

This week, Surfin’ considers the source of “CQ.”

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One Response to “Surfin’: Seeking the Origin of CQ”

  1. Brian K9WIS says:

    Very interesting article. I remember the chill that went down my spine when I was a youth hearing the ham radio operator in the radio broadcast of War of the Worlds calling CQ but but not getting answer. I am goinn got have to listent to that again an note the call sign of that station,

    Brian K9WIS

    PS that was a recording of the war of the worlds not the original broadcast that my grandpa told me about….

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