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Ohio/Penn DX Special Bulletin No. 1112.2

The Ohio/Penn DX PacketCluster
DX Special Bulletin No. 1112.2
BID: $OPDX.1112.2
Mary 17, 2013
Editor Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW
Provided by BARF80.ORG (Cleveland, Ohio)

Thanks to the Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society, Northern Ohio DX
Association, Ohio/Penn PacketCluster Network, AB5K & the AR TelNet
Clusters Network, and W2VU for the following DX information.

CQ NEWS (Press Release - 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees). CQ magazine today
announced its 2013 Hall of Fame inductees, adding two members each to
the CQ DX and Contest Halls of Fame along with eight new members of the
CQ Amateur Radio Hall of Fame.

The CQ Amateur Radio Hall of Fame honors those individuals, whether
licensed hams or not, who have made significant contributions to amateur
radio; and those amateurs who have made significant contributions either
to amateur radio, to their professional careers or to some other aspect
of life on our planet. The 2013 inductees (listed alphabetically) are:

* Evelyn Garrison, WS7A (SK) - amateur radio industry leader
* Joel Kleinman, N1BKE (SK) - former Managing Editor of QST magazine
* Laurie Margolis, G3UML/GPC3L - Longtime BBC correspondent and
contributor to amateur radio magazines
* Michael Owen, VK3KI (SK) - Longtime president of the Wireless Institute
of Australia and chairman of IARU Region 3
* Harry Rubinstein (ex-9EEV) (SK) - Inventor of the printed circuit, the
slider potentiometer and the combination potentiometer/on-off switch
* Walker Tompkins, K6ATX - Journalist, author and historian, his three
dozen books included several well-known ham radio-related novels
* Joe Walsh, WB6ACU - Rock music performer and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
* William G. (Bill) Welsh, W6DDB (SK) - CQ Novice Editor for 20 years;
responsible for helping thousands to get their ham licenses

CQ DX and Contest and DX Halls of Fame

The CQ DX and Contest Halls of Fame honor those amateurs who not only
excel in personal performance in these major areas of amateur radio but
who also "give back" to the hobby in outstanding ways.

The 2013 inductees to the CQ DX Hall of Fame are:
* Vladimir Bykov, UA4WHX/AC4LN, has visited and operated from over 100
DX entities in the past ten years and operated from all six continents
in 2012 alone. Has provided over 700,000 DX contacts for hams around
the world (and QSLed them all).
* Robert "Gary" Dixon, K4MQG, is a founding member of the Carolina DX
Association and as Founding President of INDEXA, the International DX
Association, which has helped support over 200 DXpeditions in the past
30 years.

The 2013 inductees to the CQ Contest Hall of Fame are:
* Dale Green, VE7SV, is a world-class contester who has been hosting
teams of new and experienced contesters at his superstation for the
past 20 years, and recently helped start a contest group in Chile.
* Charles "Chas" Fulp, K3WW, also a multi-award winning contester and
past president of the Frankford Radio Club (FRC), which saysChas "is
our role model and sets the standard for other FRC members to strive
to achieve."

Formal inductions to the CQ Contest and DX Halls of Fame were scheduled
for the Dayton Hamvention.® More detailed descriptions of inductees will
appear in the official announcement in the July 2013 issue of CQ magazine.


CQ Communications, Inc. / 25 Newbridge Rd. / Hicksville, NY 11801 USA /

The world's largest independent publisher of amateur radio magazines,
books and videos.

Publishers of:
CQ Amateur Radio, CQ VHF, Popular Communications and WorldRadio Online.

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Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW - --or--
Editor of the "Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin" (OPDX - "DXer's Tool of Excellence")
President of the "Northern Ohio DX Association" (NODXA)
DX Chairman for the "Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society
ARRL Assistant Director of the Great Lakes Division
Sysop of the "Basic Amateur Radio Frequency BBS" (BARF80.ORG)

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