Ted Rogers' 1925 Batteryless Radio and the hit "Ukulele Lady" - August 26, 2014

The Current

On this date in 1925, Canada's Ted Rogers began selling The Rogers' Batteryless radio. It plugged right into the house current. Thanks to Ted Rogers' batteryless brainchild, would we ever have had this much "Ukulele Lady"? We aired a montage of this hit.

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