Radio Progress was a radio magazine published in Providence in the mid 1920's. Horace V. S. Taylor, was the editor and it was issued on the 1st and 15th of each month by the Oxford Press at 8 Temple Street, Providence. Rhode Island. John F. O'Hara, Publisher. Yearly subscription in U. S. A., $3.00. Outside U. S. A., $3.50. Single copies, 15 cents.
The magazine changes names on the January 1st, 1926 issue to New England Radio Progress. Adding New England to the name. Their reason for changeing was described here. They also lowered the price at the same time. A sign of problems? Who knows but I have not found any issues or listings of issues after February 15th, 1926
Publisher John F. O'Hara - Born Feb. 27, 1873, at Taunton. Mass. ; learned printing on the Taunton News and Providence Journal, beginning in 1890 ; initiated into Providence Union Nov. 28. 1896; worked a short time on Pawtuxet Valley Gleaner before coming to Providence ; worked as linotype operator on Bulletin and Journal imtil 1906 2 ; In August, 1907 Henry W. and John F. O'Hara organized The Oxford Linotype Composition Company. 1
Below are the issues I believe were published taking into accout the ones I have confirmed. There may have been more volumes than 1 & 2. Any information you may have would be appreciated.
Ideally I would like to find any issues of this magazine I can find. Next best thing would be a color pdf of the issue. After that a scan of the cover would be helpful. If you can help please let me know.
Issues with MB cover scan courtesy of Merrill Bancroft
Issues with RR are part of my collection
Issues with DD duplicte copies in my collection I will trade
Issues with RH PDF courtesy of AmericanRadioHistory.com
Issues with NYPL PDF courtesy of New York Public Library
1 PRINTERS AND PRINTING IN PROVIDENCE 1762-1907
2 PRINTERS AND PRINTING IN PROVIDENCE 1762-1907