Institutional Award: WSB Radio for “Suffer the Little Children,” “Atlanta: A Portrait in Black and White,” and “Henry Aaron: A Man with a Mission”
1974 | WSB Radio
To WSB Radio, Atlanta, a Peabody Award for their outstanding use of radio in Atlanta in dealing with the problems of this vital and growing community. Under the experienced guidance of Elmo Ellis—himself a personal Peabody winner—the station gave evidence by its airing of Suffer the Little Children, Atlanta: A Portrait in Black and White and Henry Aaron: A Man With a Mission that it is still one of the really predominant radio services in this country and that it has no peer when it comes to utilizing its talents in meeting community needs.
Past Peabody Highlights
Although the winners’ official acceptance of their Peabody Award is certainly the most climactic part of the ceremony, it is just one of...Full Article »