Radio Philately from Uruguay
Radio Carve's 70th Anniversary
The stamp depicts the microphone used by the
CX 16, Radio Carve, AM radiostation in Montevideo,
Uruguay, has celebrated its 70th anniversary on October 12th, 1998.
Honouring this event, the Uruguayan Postal Administration has issued this
station, the anniversary logo and their current
studios building at calle Mercedes 973, in
Date of issue: October 10th, 1998.
The stamp carries a denomination of $6 and was printed in a quantity of
Artwork by Diego Massi.
First Day Covers were
You must have the Real Audio player!
Listen to the
way Radio Carve used to identify itself on the air, some years ago, and
when they still had in use their shortwave frequency in the 49 meterband...