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Happy Anniversary, WPRK!

November 6, 1952:  The Sandspur reports that WPRK expects to begin broadcasting soon There was much excitement on campus when WPRK was launched on December 8, 1952.  Though it was not the College’s first radio venture (WDBO began at Rollins … Continue reading

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America’s Sweetheart, Rollins’ Friend

Mary Pickford ’52H (1892-1979) Actress Mary Pickford was one of the biggest stars of silent films.  She was also a trailblazer:  the first actress to start her own studio, a co-founder of United Artists studio, and one of the five … Continue reading

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