Can you guess who had this license plate (right) on his car in 1961?
- A.J. Fletcher, Founder of WRAL “Channel 5”
- Herb Marks, AKA “Captain 5”
- Art Anderson, Assistant Promotion Director/artist at Channel 5
- Ray Reeve, Sportscaster
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ANSWER: B) Herb Marks
If you would like to know more about Herb Marks, visit the CBC History website!
Here is a look at some of the other characters portrayed by Herb Marks during the early years of WRAL:
Thanks to Corp’s Pam Allen for this capcom story. Pam Parris Allen is a former WRAL newscast producer/director who now works as a researcher and producer on the CBC History Project.