|WWAY-TV Channel 3, Wilmington NC
Sign-Off from Summer 1989
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|Another long-distance sign-off clip recorded
by the Webmaster in the summer of 1989 from his home near
Winston-Salem NC, 200-plus miles from Wilmington. This
explains the fuzziness and unsteadiness of the video. A
WWAY PSA promoting the Yahweh Center children's home
leads off. The sign-off itself follows, featuring various
still images of the Wilmington area and the Cape Fear
River. The sign-off announcement makes mention of
twenty-plus intercity relay stations and remote pickup
units, certainly a mouthful for any announcer! WWAY-TV 3
is Wilmington's ABC network affiliate.
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