Click here for Adobe Acrobat version


This document was converted from Microsoft Word.

Content from the original version of the document such as
headers, footers, footnotes, endnotes, graphics, and page numbers
will not show up in this text version.

All text attributes such as bold, italic, underlining, etc. from the
original document will not show up in this text version.

Features of the original document layout such as
columns, tables, line and letter spacing, pagination, and margins
will not be preserved in the text version.

If you need the complete document, download the
Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat version.



   August 5, 2009

   Jerry L. Counseller

   PO Box 1026

   3706 Wells Mark

   Humble, TX 77396

   Re: Vanity Call Sign WE5JC


   Dear Mr. Counseller:

   According to Commission records, on November 10, 2004, you received the
   call sign WE5JC as a "former holder" of that call sign. By letter dated
   June 17, 2009, the Commission notified you that it was unable to find
   documentation that you were indeed a former holder of WE5JC and requested
   that you provide documentation that you held WE5JC prior to your November
   10, 2005 grant.

   You responded to the Commission's letter on June 26, 2009 via a telephone
   call. During the course of that call, you acknowledged that you were not a
   former holder of call sign WE5JC. You noted, however, that you did not
   knowingly make the claim that you were a former holder but that instead
   you must have inadvertently checked the incorrect box on the form.

   A review of Commission records indicates that in your application of
   October 21, 2005, you did indeed request the call sign WE5JC pursuant to
   the "former holder" exemption. While this may have been an error on your
   part in completing the application, you did receive a call sign under an
   exemption for which you were not eligible.

   Accordingly, you have twenty (20) days from the date of receipt of this
   letter to voluntarily file an application to modify your current call sign
   back to your prior call sign of KE5JC or to apply for another call sign
   for which you are eligible.

   Should you fail to do this within the prescribed time frame, the
   Commission will initiate a license modification proceeding against you and
   will so modify your license on our own motion. In addition, the Commission
   would have the discretion to pursue possible enforcement action against
   you for knowingly and willfully making a false statement or concealing a
   material fact with respect to your original application incorrectly
   stating that you were a "former holder" of the call sign in question.

   Please call me at (717) 338-2577 if you have any questions about this


   Laura L. Smith

   Special Counsel

   Cc: Dallas Field Office

   South Central Regional Director

   See 18 U.S.C. S: 1001; see also 47 C.F.R. S: 1.17.