American Chemical Society Honors WNYC

Friday, October 03, 1952

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Dr. Edgar C. Britton, president of the American Chemical Society honors WNYC for the show "Headlines in Chemistry." He presents a plaque to WNYC on the 5th anniversary of "Headlines in Chemistry." Mayor Impellitteri responds with gratitude for the honor.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 69762
Municipal archives id: LT786


Edgar C Britton and Vincent R. Impellitteri


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Science news for every man and woman in New York!

This award-winning educational program (1947-1952), hosted by George Bone, is designed to inform the layman and housewife about major events in the world of chemistry. WNYC teams up with the American Chemical Society News Service to present in-depth scientific developments, with a strong focus on the consumer. Topics covered include mosquito eradication and how to strengthen tooth enamel.


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