L.A. Kids TV Host 'Engineer Bill' Dies; Started In Radio
August 15, 2008 at 5:34 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of LOS ANGELES children's television icon "ENGINEER BILL" STULLA, who died TUESDAY at his WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA home at 97.
STULLA, best known as the Emmy-winning host of "CARTOON EXPRESS" on KHJ-TV (now KCAL-TV)/LOS ANGELES from 1954 to 1966, started his career on radio, working at KFEL-A and KOA-A/DENVER before joining KFI-A/LOS ANGELES in 1939. He moved to television in 1950 at KNBH-TV (now KNBC-TV))/LOS ANGELES and switched to KHJ-TV in 1952.