World's First Clock Radio
8H59  The Musalarm

Introduced in November, 1945,  the first clock radios ever hit the shelves in 1946.  Production stopped just one year later to make way for the much-improved, five-tube 8H67.
back to Post-War Magicto the 8H60 Beam Alarm
The ivory Musalarms were introduced in April,1947.

A scan of the original Telechron sales record for the Musalarm. 


Detail from Francesco Collura's 1946 design patent.  See it for yourself HERE.