Transistor Radios Around the World
Radios by Country
May 3, 1959
: "U.S. Radio Makers May Import Parts — Low-Cost Units From Japan Slated to Be Sold Under American Brands"
“American makers of transistor portable radio sets may import Japanese receivers for the first time this year and sell them here under well-known domestic brand names.”
— The article highlights the
as America's first Japan-made shirt-pocket radio, though not naming it by model number.
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