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The history of legendary St. Louis radio station, KMOX, comes alive in a new book. It all began 87 years ago with a tower in Kirkwood and a studio in the Mayfair Hotel at 8th and St. Charles.  KMOX: The Voice of St. Louis, by historian Frank Absher, is jammed pack with tons of history and lots of photographs

Absher is a former announcer on KMOX . He began gathering St. Louis media history in 1987. In 2011, he founded the St. Louis Media History Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to gathering and preserving St. Louis media history.

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