1949: The Radio Hat Amanda September 13, 2012 1940-1949, Science & technology 5 CommentsFavourited 1470 times Add to favourites Sources: 1. 2. 3. Wikipedia, 4. Modern Mechanix, 5. Big Duck 5 Responses Matthew Carrick September 13, 2012 want! Reply Karin Falkenberg September 13, 2012 What a wonderful invention! A hat like this unfortunately is still missing in our collection… Best wishes from the Museum of Broadcast, Rundfunkmuseum, Fuerth, Germany Reply Mike G September 19, 2012 I’m glad to see that the “B” battery as they called it, was only 22 Volts. Most portables at the time used a 67 1/2 volt battery, more than I would want that close to my head! Reply Mr Poppins September 27, 2012 Hat FM! Reply Jim Tinman October 1, 2012 This is the young Hope Lange on the cover, early in her acting/modeling career. More info at http://antiqueradio.org/RadioElectronicsJune1949.htm Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.