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"In the semi-darkness we sat in tense silence waiting to see the premiere demonstration of television...Television! What would it be like? I remembered how miraculous the first radios seemed...Suddenly, there in the lid of the wonder machine appeared the small but clear image of Betty Goodwin, television announcer, sent out on the air from the Empire State Building dome. Over intervening skyscrapers it had found its way, penetrating the thick walls of the RCA Building... Miss Goodwin introduced David Sarnoff, president of RCA and from the 7.5 by 10 inch screen he bowed and smiled..."

In October of 1945 the first color images appeared on television, you can read about him here.

Click here to read more articles about early television.

Click here to read about the early Christian broadcasts of televangelist Oral Roberts...


Seeing the ''Wonder Machine'' for the First Time... (Delineator Magazine, 1937)

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