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This material is presented as an historical tribute, and complies with current copyright laws, regarding "Fair Use,"and "Incidental Use" of copyrighted material. Information presented on this site is for research and enjoyment only.
This website is not officially affiliated with WLS Radio, ABC, Cumulus Media or the Walt Disney Company.
The information presented in this website has been assembled with the greatest amount of care to paint a fairly accurate portrayal of events and people that were associated with WLS Radio. No telling of a story of this proportion can be 100% accurate. Any missing or incorrect facts, persons or omissions are purely coincidental and will be rectified if possible.
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