A “Bit” of Malakoff Trivia – Crosley Radios at Roy Weir’s in Malakoff – 1930


Did you know that in 1930, you could buy a brand new Crosley radio from Roy Weir’s Store in Malakoff?

Founded by Powel Crosley, Jr. in the 1920s, the Crosley Radio Company is still in business in Louisville, Kentucky.  Powel Crosley, Jr. was the owner of the Cincinnati Reds major league baseball team for many years. Crosley Field in Cincinnati, Ohio, was named for him.

The history of The Crosley Radio Company can be found at:

http://www.crosleyradio.com/History.aspx

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