|WXIN Channel 59, Indianapolis IN
Sign-Off from circa 1989
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|This sign-off clip from Indianapolis'
"Fox 59" was submitted by Ana Nieves of INnewscenter,net. Leading off in
this video is Moments of Reflection, featuring the
Reverend Christy Marshall of the Broadway United
Methodist Church of Indianapolis delivering a brief
message based on Jesus Christ's story of the Prodigal Son
(Luke 15). Following this is the SSB video featuring
Sandi Patty's rendition of the National Anthem with video
of Americans of various kinds saluting the flag. Next is
the Fox 59 sign-off itself, featuring several aireal
views of the Indianapolis skyline as well as video of the
city's buildings and people. The Fox Network's
CGI-animated logo and fanfare music appears at the
beginning and end of the sign-off. WXIN-TV is one of the
charter affiliates of the Fox Broadcasting Company. The
clip concludes with thirty seconds of color bars.
WXIN Fox 59 began on 1 February 1984 as independent WPDS-TV. To view a video of WPDS-TV's inaugural sign-on, visit this page.
Page edited Sunday, 10 March 2013
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