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 Post subject: Can anyone identify model# of this Sparton radio
PostPosted: Sep Mon 30, 2019 3:49 pm 
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Any information is appreciated.


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 Post subject: Re: Can anyone identify model# of this Sparton radio
PostPosted: Sep Mon 30, 2019 4:39 pm 
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Hello and welcome to the Antique Radio forums! :D

I believe your Sparton radio is a model 78 from about 1934/35. I will confirm it when I get home, unless someone else confirms it in the meantime.

https://www.radiomuseum.org/r/sparks_wit_78.html
http://www.nostalgiaair.org/pagesbymode ... 018954.pdf

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 Post subject: Re: Can anyone identify model# of this Sparton radio
PostPosted: Sep Mon 30, 2019 10:09 pm 
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It is indeed a 78.
Here is a excerpt from the 1934 brochure I have.

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