Found the issue with the 'D' files...converted them...ran the X files thru FreeDFM with good results.
I think we can color this one done.
"You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this? And radio operates exactly the same way: you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat."