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Jeanne Armacker - Miss Texas 1963

Jeanne Armacker
Miss Texas 1963
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Frequency Call Location Owner
 
AM
 
550 KTSA San Antonio Sunshine Broadcasting Company
560 KFDM Beaumont Beaumont Broadcasting Corporation
570 WBAP Fort Worth Carter Publications Inc
  WFAA Dallas AH Belo Corporation
580 KDAV Lubbock Western Broadcasting Company
590 KTBC Austin LBJ Company
600 KERB Kermit Radio Station KERB Inc
  KROD El Paso Southwest States Inc
  KTBB Tyler Blackstone Broadcasting Company
610 KILT Houston McLendon Corporation
620 KWFT Wichita Falls North Texas Radio Inc
630 KMAC San Antonio Walmac Broadcasting Company
650 KIKK Pasadena Industrial Broadcasting Company
660 KSKY Dallas Sky Broadcasting Service
680 KBAT San Antonio Texas Star Broadcasting Company
690 KHEY El Paso KHEY Broadcasting Inc
  KPET Lamesa The Cobra Corporation
  KZEY Tyler Tyler Broadcasting Company
710 KURV Edinburg Magic Valley Radio Inc
  KGNC Amarillo Plains Radio Broadcasting Company
730 KPCN Grand Prairie Radio KPCN Inc
740 KCMC Texarkana KCMC Inc
  KTRH Houston KTRH Broadcasting Company
790 KFYD Lubbock Plains Radio Broadcasting Company
  KTHT Houston Winston-Salem Broadcasting Company
800 KDDD Dumas Dumas Broadcasters Inc
860 KFST Fort Stockton KFST Inc
  KONO San Antonio Mission Broadcasting Company
  KPAN Hereford KPAN Broadcasters
  KSFA Nacogdoches Texas Broadcasting Inc
870 KJIM Fort Worth Trinity Broadcasting Company
900 KALT Atlanta Ark-La-Tex Broadcasting Company
  KCLW Hamilton San Jacinto Broadcasting Company
  KFLD Floydada West Texas Broadcasters Inc
  KMCO Monroe Montgomery County Broadcasting Company
910 KNAF Fredericksburg Gillespie Broadcasting Company
  KRIO McAllen Texas State Network
  KRRV Sherman Red River Broadcasting Corporation
920 KECK Odessa Radio Industries Inc
  KELP El Paso Northern Pacific Radio Corporation
  KTLW Texas City Texas City Broadcasting Service
930 KDET Center Center Broadcasting Company
  KITE Terrell Hills KITE Broadcasting Company
940 KATQ Texarkana Floyd Bell
  KIXZ Amarillo Radio KIXZ Inc
  KTON Belton Belton Broadcasters Inc
950 KDSX Denison-Sherman KDSX Inc
  KPRC Houston Houston Post Company
  KSEL Lubbock McAlister Broadcasting Corporation
960 KGKL San Angelo Angelo Broadcasting-Telecasting Inc
  KIMP Mount Pleasant Mt Pleasant Broadcasting Company
970 KASE Austin Rogers Broadcasting Company
  KNOK Fort Worth KNOK Broadcasting Company
980 KFRD Rosenberg-Richmond Fort Bend Broadcasting Company
990 KMAL Kennedy-Karnes The Camel Company
  KNIN Wichita Falls Wichita Broadcasting Corporation
  KTRM Beaumont KTRM Inc
1000 KGRI Henderson Henderson Broadcasting Corporation
  KSTA Coleman Coleman County Broadcasting Company
1010 KAWA Waco M-L Radio Inc
  KBUY Amarillo Radio KBUY Inc
  KODA Houston Taft Broadcasting Company
1030 KCTA Corpus Christi Broadcasting Corporation of the South West
1040 KIXL Dallas Variety Broadcasting Company
1050 KLEN Killeen Highlife Broadcasting Company
  KWLD Liberty KWLD Broadcasting Company
1070 KOPY Alice Norman Broadcasting Corporation
1080 KRLD Dallas Times Herald Printing Company
1110 KDRY Alamo Heights National Enterprises Inc
1120 KCLE Cleburne Jim Gordon Inc
1140 KORC Mineral Wells Action Broadcasting Company
1150 KBER San Antonio Kepo Broadcasting Company
  KCCT Corpus Christi International Radio Corporation
  KIBC Midland Ronald Lee Pope
  KIZZ El Paso Sunland Broadcasting Company
  KOLJ Quanhah Fay Noel Eggleston
  KPNG Port Neches Mid-County Radio
  KVIL Highland Park University Advertising Company
  WTAW College Station Radio Bryan Inc
1190 KLIF Dallas The McLendon Group
1200 WOAI San Antonio Southland Industries Inc
1220 KVLL Livingston Trinity Valley Broadcasting Company
  KZEE Weatherford Bartlesville Broadcasting Company
1230 KDLK Del Rio Queen City Broadcasting Company
  KEEE Nacogdoches JC Stallings
  KERV Kerrville Kerrville Broadcasting Company
  KHHH Pampa Trend Broadcasting Company
  KLVT Leveland Leveland Broadcasters
  KNUZ Houston Texas Coast Broadcasters Inc
  KOSA Odessa Odessa Broadcasting Company
  KSEY Seymour William C Moss
  KSIX Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Broadcasting Company
  KSST Sulphur Springs Hopkins County Broadcasting Company
  KWTX Waco KWTX Broadcasting Company
1240 KCKG Sonora Ward Broadcasting Company
  KEAN Brownswood KEAN Radio Corporation
  KOCA Kilgore Radio Kilgore Inc
  KORA Bryan Bryan Broadcasting Company
  KSOX Raymondville Bob Hicks Enterprises Limited
  KVLF Alpine Big Bend Broadcasters
  KXOX Sweetwater Radio KXOX
1250 KFTV Paris Lamar Broadcasting Company
  KPAC Port Arthur Port Arthur College
  KUKA San Antonio Por Favor Inc
1260 KPSO Falfurrias Bob Hicks Enterprises Limited
  KSPL Diboll Arthur Temple Jr
  KTAE Taylor KTAE Inc
  KTFO Seminole KSML Radio
  KTUE Tulia WA & Doris Amburn
  KWFR San Angelo Solar Broadcasting Company
1270 KEPS Eagle Pass Uvalde Broadcasters Inc
  KFJZ Fort Worth Texas State Network Inc
  KHEM Big Spring The Cobra Corporation
  KIOX Bay City Bay City Broadcasting Company
1280 KLUE Longview Radio Longview Inc
  KNIT Abilene Key City Broadcasters Inc
  KRAN Morton Morton Broadcasting Company
  KVWG Pearsall Winter Garden Broadcasting Company
  KWHI Brenham Tom Whitehead Inc
1290 KBLT Big Lake Permian Basin Broadcasters
  KIVY Crockett Pioneer Broadcasting Company
  KRGV Weslaco Kenco Enterprises Inc
  KTRN Wichita Falls T-D Broadcasting Company
1300 KGNS Laredo Southwestern Operating Company
  KKAS Silsbee Hardin County Broadcasting Company
  KTFY Brownfield Terry County Broadcasting Company
  KVET Austin Austin Broadcasting Company
1310 KOYL Odessa Mid-Cities Broadcasting Company
  KUBO San Antonio Radio KIWW Inc
  KZIP Amarillo Panhandle Broadcasting Company
  WRR Dallas City of Dallas
1320 KXYZ Houston Radio Station KXYZ Inc
  KVMC Colorado City Colorado City Broadcasting Company
1330 KDOK Tyler KDOK Broadcasting Company
  KINE Kingsville Radio Station KINE Inc
  KMIL Cameron Milam Broadcasting Company
  KSWA Graham Jones & Gilligan
  KVKM Monahans Monahans Broadcasters
1340 KAND Corsicana Alto Inc
  KLBK Lubbock Grayson Enterprises Inc
  KOLE Port Arthur Radio Southwest Inc
  KPON Pampa Top oí Texas Broadcasting Company
  KRBA Lufkin Darrell E Yates
  KSET El Paso Rio Grande Broadcasting Company
  KTEO San Angelo Burkhart Broadcasting Corporation
  KVIC Victoria KVIC Broadcasting Company
  KWKC Abilene Citizens Broadcasting Company
1350 KCAR Clarksville KCAR Inc
  KCOR San Antonio Inter-American Radio Inc
  KTXJ Jasper Jasper Broadcasting Company
1360 KACT Andrews KACT Radio Inc
  KRAY Amarillo Raymond D Hollingsworth
  KRYS Corpus Christi South Texas Broadcasting Company
  KWBA Baytown Bayshore Broadcasting Company
  KXOL Fort Worth KXOL Inc
1370 KFRO Longview Voice of Longview Inc
  KOKE Austin David R Worley
  KPOS Post Garza Broadcasting Company
1380 KBOP Pleasanton Atascosa Broadcasting Company
  KBWD Brownswood Brown County Broadcasting Company
  KCRM Crane Albert L Crain
  KJET Beaumont KJET Inc
  KMUL Muleshoe Radio Station KMUL
  KTSM El Paso Tri-State Broadcasting Company
1390 KBEC Waxahachie Richard Tuck Enterprises
  KULP El Campo Wharton County Broadcasting Company
1400 KBYG Big Spring Big Spring Radio Inc
  KDWT Stamford ABKO Broadcasting Company
  KEBE Jacksonville Wells, Waller & Ballard
  KEYE Perryton Perryton Radio Inc
  KGVL Greenville Radio Station KGVL Inc
  KILE Galveston Galveston Radio Inc
  KIUN Pecos KIUN Inc
  KRUN Ballinger Central West Broadcasting Company
  KTEM Temple Bell Broadcasting Company
  KTFS Texarkana Aircrest Radio Stations Inc
  KUNO Corpus Christi KUNO Inc
  KVOP Plainview KVOP Inc
  KYOU Uvalde Uvale Broadcasters Inc
1410 KADO Marshall Marshall Broadcasting Corporation
  KBAL San Saba San Saba Broadcasting Company
  KBAN Bowie Bowie-Nocona Broadcasting Company
  KBUD Athens Henderson County Broadcasting Company
  KNAL Victoria Victoria Broadcasting Company
  KRIG Odessa Auchinloss Broadcasting Company
  KVLB Cleveland Stephen van Sandler
  KXIT Dalhart Dalhart Broadcasters
1420 KFYN Bonham Bon-Tex Radio
  KGNB New Braunfels Comal Broadcasting Company
  KPEP San Angelo Western Broadcasting Company
  KTRE Lufkin Forest Capital Broadcasting Company
1430 KCOH Houston Call of Houston Inc
  KEES Gladewater Gemini Enterprises
  KSTB Breckenridge Breckenridge Radio Inc
1440 KDNT Denton Harwell V Shepard
  KETX Livingston Polk County Broadcasting Company
  KEYS Corpus Christi Nueces Broadcasting Company
  KFDA Amarillo Lone Star Broadcasting Company
1450 KAMY McCamey Upton Radio
  KAYC Beaumont Texas Coast Broadcasting Corporation
  KBEN Carrizo Springs Walter H Herbert Jr
  KCTI Gonzales Gonzales Broadcasting Company
  KCYL Lampasas Lampasas Broadcasting Corporation
  KMHT Marshall Harrison County Broadcasting Company
  KNET Palestine Palestine Broadcasting Corporation
  KSNY Snyder Synder Broadcasting Company
1460 KBRZ Freeport Radio Brazosport Inc
  KLLL Lubbock Corbin Broadcasting Company
  WACO Waco WACO Broadcasting Corporation
1470 KCNY San Marcos Central Broadcasting Company
  KDHN Dimmitt High Plains Broadcasting Company
  KRBC Abilene Radio Abilene Inc
  KWRD Henderson Wes Dean & Co
1480 KAPE San Antonio Top Broadcasters Inc
  KBOX Dallas KBOX Radio Station
  KLVL Pasadena Felix H Morales
1490 KBST Big Spring Snider Corporation
  KGKB Tyler KGKB Inc
  KHUZ Borger North Plains Broadcasting Company
  KIBL Beeville Bee Broadcasting Company
  KNEL Brady Brady Broadcasters Inc
  KNOW Austin Pioneer Broadcasting Company
  KPLT Paris KPLT Inc
  KSAM Huntsville Verla Cauthen
  KVOZ Laredo Border Broadcasters Inc
  KVWZ Vernon KVWC Inc
  KZZN Littlefield Gerald H Sanders
1500 KANI Wharton VM Preston
  KTXO Sherman OíConnor Broadcasting Corporation
  KWFA Merkel Taylor County Broadcasting Company
1510 KABH Midland Mid-Tex Broadcasting Company
  KCTX Childress Golden West Broadcasting Company
  KMOO Mineola Mineola Broadcasting Company
  KROB Robstown Dr George L Gossage
  KSTV Stephenville Dixie Broadcasters
1530 KCLR Falls KCLR Inc
  KGBT Harlingen Harbenito Radio Corporation
  KGTN Georgetown Georgetown Broadcasting Company
1540 KCUL Fort Worth Dalworth Broadcasting Company Inc
  KGBC Galveston Galveston Broadcasting Company
1550 KCAN Canyon Randall County Broadcasters Inc
  KCOM Commanche Radio Commanche
  KWBC Navasota Whitten Broadcasting Company
1560 KCAD Abilene Westgate Broadcasting Company
  KGUL Port Lavaca Lewis O Seifert
  KHBR Hillsboro KHBR Radio Inc
1570 KVLG La Grange Vernon R Nunn
  KTER Terrell Terrell Broadcasting Corporation
  KZOL Farwell GD Anderson
1580 KBGO Waco Audiocasting of Texas Inc
  KBYP Shamrock Eugene B Henderson
  KGAF Gainesville Gainesville Broadcasting Company
  KIRT Mission KIRT Inc
  KKAL Denver City Yoakum County Broadcasting Company
  KTLU Rusk EH Whitehead
  KWED Seguin Seguin Broadcasting Company
1590 KBUS Mexia Limestone Broadcasting Inc
  KCBD Lubbock Bryant Radio & Television Inc
  KERC Eastland Eastland County Broadcasting Company
  KGAS Carthage Wells Broadcasting Company
  KINT El Paso Radio KINT Inc
  KTOD Sinton Southern Broadcasting Corporation
  KYOK Houston KYOK Inc
1600 KBBB Borger W & E Weldon
  KBOR Brownsville Brownsville Broadcasting Corporation
  KCFH Cuero Cuero Broadcasters Inc
  KMAE McKinney McKinney Air Enterprises
  KOGT Orange Sabine Area Broadcasting Corporation
  KWEL Midland George H Vaught
 
FM
 
88.1 KHBL Plainview Wayland Baptist College
  KNER Dallas Buckner Baptist Benevolences
  KHPC Brownwood Howard Payne College
88.5 KVOF-FM El Paso Texas Western College of University of Texas
90.7 KUT-FM Austin University of Texas
91.3 KOCV Odessa Odessa College
  KUHF Houston University of Houston
91.7 KUTT Dallas Texas Trade School
91.9 KTXT-FM Lubbock Texas Technical College
92.3 KNFM Midland FM Associates
92.5 KLVL-FM Pasadena Felix H Morales
  KRLD-FM Dallas Times Herald Printing Company
92.9 KITY-FM San Antonio Mission Broadcasting Company
93.1 KGNC-FM Abilene Plains Radio Broadcasting Company
  KSLT Tyler Oil Center Broadcasting
93.3 KFMP Port Arthur Triangle Broadcasting Company
  KMOD-FM Midland Moran Broadcasting Company
93.7 KJSB Houston Independent Music Broadcasters Inc
  KTBC-FM Austin LBJ Company
93.9 KCUL-FM Fort Worth Dallworth Broadcasting Company Inc
  KLEN-FM Killeen Highlife Broadcasting Company
94.1 KCHO Abilene Panhandle Broadcasters
94.5 KARO Houston Apollo Broadcasting Company
  KELT Harlingen Harbenito Radio Corporation
  KGAF-FM Gainesville Gainesville Broadcasting Company
94.7 KSET-FM El Paso Rio Grande Broadcasting Company
94.9 KCLE-FM Cleburne Jim Gordon Inc
95.1 KHGM Beaumont Woodland Broadcasting Company
  KNTO Wichita Falls Radio Wichita Falls Inc
95.3 KDDD-FM Dumas Dumas Broadcasters Inc
  KFNE Big Spring Anca Broadcasting Company
95.5 KAZZ Austin Audioland Broadcasting Company
  KEFC Waco Centex Radio Company
  KMFM Corpus Christi Master Music Inc
  KSYL-FM Diboll Arthur Temple Jr
95.7 KHUL Houston Nor-Temp Broadcasting Corporation
96.1 KIMP-FM Mount Pleasant Mt Pleasant Broadcasting Company
96.3 KBFM Lubbock Background Music Inc
  WBAP-FM Fort Worth Carter Publications
96.5 KXYZ-FM Houston Radio Station KXYZ Inc
96.9 KQIP Odessa Texas Broadcasting Industries Inc
97.1 KFJZ-FM Fort Worth Texas State Network Inc
97.3 KEEZ San Antonio Sound Distributors Inc
  KVOP-FM Plainview KVOP Inc
97.5 KAYD Beaumont Texas Coast Broadcasters at Beaumont Inc
97.9 KFMK Houston James R Corry
  WFAA-FM Dallas AH Belo Corporation
98.3 KHFI Austin Kennedy-Heard Features Inc
98.5 KPAC-FM Port Arthur Port Arthur College
98.7 KLIF-FM Dallas The McLendon Corporation
  KSEL-FM Lubbock McAlister Broadcasting Corporation
99.1 KODA-FM Houston Taft Broadcasting Company
  KWMO Odessa Audiomnialfidelity
99.3 KFMN Abilene Fine Music Enterprises
99.5 KISS San Antonio Walmac Company
  KXOL-FM Fort Worth KXOL Inc
99.9 KLUR Wichita Falls Nortex Broadcasting Inc
  KTSM-FM El Paso Tri-State Broadcasting Company
  WACO-FM Waco WACO Broadcasting Corporation
100.3 KBOX-FM Dallas KBOX Radio Station
  KOST Houston The McLendon Corporation
101.1 KTRH-FM Houston KTRH Broadcasting Company
  WRR-FM Dallas City of Dallas
101.3 KTOD-FM Sinton Southern Broadcasting Corporation
102.1 KAJC Alvin Alvin Broadcasting Company
  KJIM-FM Fort Worth Trinity Broadcasting Company
102.5 KHBR-FM Hillsboro KHBR Radio Inc
102.9 KQRO Dallas Multi-Casting Inc
  KQUE Houston Texas Coast Broadcasters Inc
103.7 KVIL-FM Highland Park University Advertising Company
104.1 KRBE Houston Texas Fine music Broadcasters
104.5 KIXL-FM Dallas Variety Broadcasting Company
105.3 KMAP Dallas WB Carver
105.7 KHCB-FM Houston Houston Christian Broadcasters
  KLUE-FM Longview Radio Longview Inc
106.1 KDNT-FM Denton Harwell V Shephard

Texas Connections

Radio data extracted from Broadcasting Yearbook 1964 supplied courtesy of David Gleason at www.americanradiohistory.com

Total Stations: 345
AM: 269 78%
FM: 76 22%

It Happened in Texas in 1963

USA Population 185.738 million
Texas Population 10.159 million
Texas as percentage of all USA 5%
President JF Kennedy Assassinated in Dallas, November 22
President LB Johnson from Texas Inaugurated November 22
Governor Price Daniel/John Connally
Lieutenant Governor Ben Ramsey/Preston Smith
Mayor of Austin Lester Palmer
Mayor Dallas Earle Cabell
Mayor of Fort Worth John Justin Jr/Bayard H Friedman
Mayor Houston Lewis Cutrer
Mayor of San Antonio Walter W McAllister
Miss Texas [Miss America Pageant] Jeanne Armacker, Beaumont
Miss Texas [Miss USA Pageant] Cheryl Wilburn, Houston
Dallas Texans [AFL] leave for Kansas City
NFL East Dallas Cowboys rank #5
Baseball Houston Colt .45s rank #9
Cotton Bowl Texas Longhorns beat Navy Midshipmen

Your Texas Media Collection

American Popular Culture in 1963
Your Personal Collections & Recollections

At the Movies

Oscar AwardMovie
  
Gregory Peck To Kill a Mockingbird
Anne Bancroft The Miracle Worker
Best Art Direction B&W To Kill a Mockingbird
Best Art Direction Color Lawrence of Arabia
Best Cinematography B&W The Longest Day
Best Cinematography Color Lawrence of Arabia
Costume Design B&W What Ever Happened to Baby Jane
Costume Design Color The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
Best Director [David Lean] Lawrence of Arabia
Best Picture Lawrence of Arabia
Best Music [Music Henry Mancini & Lyrics Johnny Mercer] Days of Wine & Roses


Favorite Movies of 1963: Your Personal Collection



At the Grammy Awards

Genre Awarded to: Song
   
R&B Ray Charles I Canít Stop Loving You
Rock & Roll Bent Fabric Alley Cat
Pop Chorus New Christy Minstrels Presenting the New Christy Minstrels
Pop Group Peter, Paul & Mary If I Had a Hammer
Pop Solo Male Tony Bennett I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Pop Solo Female Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson
Gospel Mahalia Jackson Great Songs of Love & Faith
Jazz Stan Getz Desafinado
Folk Peter, Paul & Mary If I Had a Hammer
Country Burl Ives Funny way of Laughiní
Instrumental Arrangement Henry Mancini Baby Elephant Walk
Instrumental Composer Bobby Scott & Ric Marlowe A Taste of Honey
New Artist Robert Goulet
Song Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley What Kind of Fool am I?
Album Vaughan Meader The First Family
Record of the Year Tony Bennett I Left My Heart in San Francisco

On the bookshelves

Author Book
  
John La Carre The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
Kurt Vonnegut Catís Cradle
Sylvia Plath The Bell Jar
Betty Friedman The Feminine Mystique

New on the TV

My Favorite Martian
The Outer Limits
The Fugitive
Petticoat Junction

Billboardís Hot 20 Singles

Rank Singer Song
   
1 Jimmy Gilmer & The Fireballs Sugar Shack
2 Beach Boys Surfiní USA
3 Skeeter Davis The End of the World
4 Cascades Rhythm of the Rain
5 Chiffons Heís so Fine
6 Bobby Vinton Blue Velvet
7 Paul & Paula Hey Paula
8 Little Stevie Wonder Fingertips II
9 Village Stompers Washington Square
10 Impressions Itís All Right
11 Andy Williams Canít Get Used to Losing You
12 Angels My Boyfriendís Back
13 Kyu Sakamoto Sukiyaki
14 Lesley Gore Sheís a Fool
15 The Tymes So Much in Love
16 Peter, Paul & Mary Puff The Magic Dragon
17 Peter, Paul & Mary Blowiní in the Wind
18 Dale & Grace Iím Leaving It Up To You
19 Nino Tempo & April Stevens Deep Purple
20 The Surfaris Wipe Out

Top 5 Music Hit Music Albums from 1963: Your Personal Collection

Arrivals

Audio cassettes
US Zip Codes
Lava Lamp

Departures

President John F Kennedy
Patsy Cline
Dinah Washington

Reflecting on the 1960ís: Your Personal Collection

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