Before 4ZZ could start broadcasting in 1975, a transmitter was ordered from the U.S. But after it was lost on the dock in New York, 4ZZ's chief engineer at the time Ross Dannecker built the station's first transmitter.
Frenchman fronting court over alleged Picasso thefts
The retired electrician said he was hired to work on Picasso’s home before the artist died in 1973, becoming close friends with the man and his wife.
He says Jacqueline Picasso gifted him the nearly 300 drawings and sketches when he finished job, but the Picasso administration says it’s likely the works were stolen.
Administration lawyer Jean-Jacques Neuer says “If someone gives you 271 Picasso works, you remember that."
The trial is expected to last three days.