Institutional Award: WGMS and WGMS-FM for Overall Efforts to Provide Outstanding Radio Entertainment, “The Collector’s Shelf” and “200 Years of Music in America”
WGMS and WGMS-FM have brought listeners in the greater Washington area an exceptional series of musical treats with The Collector’s Shelf and 200 Years of Music in America. Listeners fortunate enough to be in the coverage area of these two stations have discovered truly outstanding radio entertainment. By careful attention to historic detail, as well as just plain hard work and dedicated service, the producers of these two series have scored a real triumph. The Peabody Award to WGMS and WGMS-FM for extraordinary and meritorious public service through musical programming entertainment.