||I recall being
disappointed with my very first radio, a white two transistor model, because
it had a grille, but no speaker, only an earphone. I started lobbying my
parents for a six transistor radio with a speaker. So next Christmas I
got a Silvertone just like the one on the left.
The radios we had as teenagers are long lost, but these two come closest.
My brother had a taller black Sony with a big round grille similar to the one on the right.