My radio is sitting on a radio console table from the same period. It has a horn speaker behind the grill and the lower panel lifts off to reveal a battery shelf.
Cabinet Style: Table Tube Count: 5 Circuit Type:TRF Power: Batteries: 6v, 45v & 90v Bands: Broadcast Tubes: '01A (5) Speaker Type: Horn Original Cost: $60.00* (w/o tubes or speaker) *What cost $60.00 in 1925 would cost more than $700.00 today!
Later "The Grand Ole Opry" the longest running radio show began November 1925
Click to read the Radio Almanac for 1925
About The Radio
This is a 5 tube TRF radio with 3 tuning dials. The circuit and operation is nearly the same as the Atwater Kent Model 10A. By now 10% of the families in the US have radios. The radio is sitting on a period "Radio Console Table" which has a concealed shelf to hold the batteries and a built in horn speaker.