Hi-Yo: The Lone Ranger's great horse, Silver John Waelti Posted: Aug. 17, 2012, 10:35 a.m. COPY January 1932, early during the Great Depression - The first radio broadcast of the Lone Ranger out of WXYZ Detroit was an instant success. ∞ views ∞ views Would you like to read this article and use one of your 0 remaining views? Read Enjoy great local journalism? Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in We hope you enjoyed your FREE preview of TheMonroeTimes.com Subscribe to access more great content! Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in Slices of Life: Reduce, reuse birthday cards Huber: STEM greatly contributes to agriculture Reflections: When old things become new again From Left Field: Wanna stop the shift? Hit better.