The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

“Calling Longshoremen” for Outstanding Community Service by a Local Station





 1943 | KYA Radio

Outstanding Community Service by a Local Station: The award for outstanding public service by a local station goes to Station KYA, San Francisco, for its program, Calling Longshoremen, which was originated by Don Fedderson and which by daily dispatch of longshoremen to vital points saved thousands of man-hours and greatly increased the speed of shore loading in one of the nation’s busiest ports.



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