The Radio Amateur's Code
Paul M Segal - W9EEA 1928
The Radio Amateur is:
. . . never knowingly operates in such a way as to lessen the
pleasure of others.
. . . offers loyalty, encouragement and support to other amateurs,
local clubs, and the American Radio Relay League, through which
Amateur Radio in the United States is represented nationally and
. . . with knowledge abreast of science, a well-built and
efficient station and operating above reproach.
. . . slow and patient operating when requested; friendly advice
and counsel to the beginner; kindly assistance , cooperation and
consideration for interests of others. These are the
hallmarks of the amateur spirit.
. . . radio is an avocation, never interfering with duties owed to
family, job, school, or community.
. . . station and skill always ready for service to country and