VE9EC

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VE9EC was a Canadian experimental television station, based in Montreal, Quebec, which broadcast between October 9,[1] 1931 and 1935, showing neon red pictures.[2] It was owned by La Presse and CKAC radio station. VE9EC was a mechanical television broadcast of 60 to 150 lines of resolution at 41 MHz. VE9EC broadcast musical programmes and a radio play, La paix chez soi, starring Henri Letondal, until 1933. Other broadcasting experiments with mechanical television took place, in particular by the Montreal department store Eaton's also in 1933.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/com100/2007/i070109.htm
  2. ^ http://www.danalee.ca/ttt/a_brief_history_and_overview.htm
  3. ^ http://www.cinemaparlantquebec.ca/Cinema1930-52/pages/textbio/Textbio.jsp?textBioId=59&lang=en
  4. ^ http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/backgrnd/brochures/b19903.htm