of Contents]These articles are scanned and OCRed from old editions of the
ARRL's QST magazine. Here is a list of the
QST articles I have already posted. All copyrights (if any) are hereby acknowledged.
sampling of electronics poetry, circa 1945...
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A Radioman's Nightmare
Gary, Indiana Editor, QST:
The following poem was written
by S. W. Scott of Los Angeles. It is intended to be sung to the tune
of "Mairzy Doats" - if you haven't forgotten that one by now:
And D.C. volts
And little ohms and amperes.
A little inductance, too,
And little microfarads,
I'm more than a little
If these terms sound queer
to your ear,
A bit off resonance and freaky,
Say LCR and A.V.C.,
I think my condenser is leaky.
is a little crazy. Radio's crazy, too.
- Anton Varga,jr. RM1c, W9WIB