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Title Wright Furniture Letter of Appreciation
Dates of Creation circa 1944
Scope & Content A letter of appreciation from Roy T. Wright of Wright Furniture Company to all friends and customers for their interest in the WDBJ radio program "The Saturday Jamboree", featuring host "Cousin" Irving Sharp. An autographed photograph of Cousin Irving Sharp was included with the letter. The letter also asks for any suggestions, comments, or criticisms and invites the customers to visit the store.

The letter is on company letterhead and contains the slogan "You Will Be Treated Right at Wrights".

(Note: The Billboard 1944 Music Year Book, page 360, has a listing under Folk Artists' Radio Commercials for program Saturday Jamboree sponsored by Wright Furniture Company on station WDBJ in Roanoke, Virginia.)
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1948
Subjects Furniture stores
Radio photographs
Radio stations
Search Terms Campbell Avenue
Saturday Jamboree
WDBJ Radio
Wright Furniture Company
People Sharp, Irving
Wright, Roy T.
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 017\20065612-2.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2006.56.12
Extent of Description 1 typed sheet, size 9" x 7 3/4"