Budgie Competition

June 29th, 2012, 12:00H · Topics: Business, Girls, Guys · Print

“This was a promotional stunt put on by Kay’s Jewelry Store, to find a parakeet that would say, “Kay’s Jewelry Store”.  After listening to hundreds of birds, one said it and won a prize.  Young Dick Stratton is in white at the mike.  1953” LS

Dick Stratton was a sports broadcaster and television personality in Jacksonville for over 40 years. From the look of the participants they were taking this competition very seriously.

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  1. 1 Gene Mordt August 17th, 2012 19:21H

    It is great to see my old classmate Dick Stratton after all of these years. I graduated in 1946 and never made it to a class reunion. I wish I had been able to attend. I am not sure if they still have them.

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