Who's Who at WONN

Fulton's Co-Workers

Willie Anderson, Sr.
Bob Collins
Ted Covington
Al Dohany
Florida Calling
Gabriel Heatter
John Hoy
Duane McConnell
Graham Mela
Mutual Game of the Day
Jonnie Pinkston
Queen for a Day
Smoke House Serenade
Bill Snyder
Robert Taylor
John Taylor
The Ebony Special
Time With the Taylors

Fulton Lewis, Jr.

Fulton Lewis, Jr. was the chief news commentator for many years for the Mutual Broadcasting System. The former newspaper columnist’s radio career took off in 1937 when he was selected to fill-in for a vacationing announcer. His reporting so impressed William Dolph, the head of the Mutual network, that he was asked to do a series of radio commentaries (or “talks” as they were called at that time). Within two months he was heard coast-to-coast over MBS with his “Top of the News from Washington” which became a 7 P.M. tradition for many years.

Lewis continued to work well into the 1970’s, and died in 1977 at the age of 74.

Station History

1949 - 1957 WONN (News)

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