Dorothy Hall - W2IXY
In a dramatic recreation, Dorothy Hall, W2IXY tells of the exciting QSO with an Amateur Radio operator in Mexico. Dorothy had the sad duty of informing the Mexican people of the death of a heroic aviator.
The recording is from a radio show titled: Back of the Mike, first broadcast on February 9, 1941
Dorothy was the second district chairman of Young Ladies Radio League. She was a long time NYFD fire dispatcher and staff instructor.
Dorothy assisted in dispatching and training for the NYFD. In the 1951 call book she still resided at in Springfield, L.I., New York, the place was called Springfield Gardens. The old home had a dorm in the upper floors and they could accommodate several visitors at a time, they usually had friends and station visitors staying over with them.