RADIO STATION W P G Atlantic City, N. J.
OPERATED BY Columbia BROADCAST SYSTEM
WPG has been in operation since 1923 and has modern equipment, consisting of a 5000-watt transmitter, Western Electric piezo crystal control, l00% modulation; operating on one of the cleared national channels of the first zone on a frequency of 1100 kilocycles.
WPG is unique in radio. Atlantic City at all times is in public eye.
Approximately, fifteen million visitors come to the
resort in a year. They are all interested in Atlantic City and it's
happenings when in their homes wherever that may be. Atlantic City is an
all year round resort.
WPG, due to its location on the Atlantic Seaboard, has overspill service
area from Maine to Florida, daytime or night. During the winter months,
when radio is at its best, we are especially strong into all of New England.
and in several popularity contests for radio stations, we have finished
among the first few.
Our studios are located in Atlantic City's new $15,000,000 Convention
Hall and Auditorium, located directly on the Boardwalk.
Atlantic City's population is about seventy thousand permanent residents;
with a hundred and twenty thousand within the city's trading area. Many
days during the season three hundred and fifty to four hundred thousand
visitors are in the resort. There are no tenements.
WPG Studios, Offices and Control Room - Located in the Atlantic City Auditorium and Convention Hall, Directly on the Boardwalk
city has approximately 1200 hotels and boarding houses and nearly all are
equipped with radio receivers. These visitors are in the hotel lobbies
during many hours of the day and naturally tune to the only local station
Our station rates you will find listed in the Standard Rate and Data,
and for chain broadcast listing under the head of Columbia Broadcasting
Inquiries invited through the Columbia Broadcasting System, 485 Madison Avenue New York, or direct with WPG, Atlantic City.