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November 28th in Shep History

1962 Radio Generalized Love

1963 Radio Shadows and Haiku

1968 Radio Turkeys and Thanksgiving

1969 Radio Steel Mill Workers

1969 Radio Rising Out of the Meatloaf - Caterpillar in Salad

1970 Radio Wilbur Duckworth & His Magic Baton

1973 Radio Motels (Repeat)

1974 Television The Great American Balloon Adventure

1974 Radio Traditional Football - Thanksgiving

2001 Article Jean Shepherd classics get new life

2004 Article Ralphie, the lamp, the BB gun and why we love them

2004 Article 'Story' keeps its spirit on stage
Recent News
July 21, 2021
Shep as a baby
Happy Birthday Shep!!
100 Years Old Today!
Hard to believe, but Shep is now 100 years old. And his memory is still alive and well.
June 2, 2021
Tom Nalesnik - 'A Look Behind in Rewind'
A Look Behind in Rewind
Shep Lives!
Tom Nalesnik (Shep Fan of course) has a podcast called "A Look Behind in Rewind" and has paid tribute to Shep on this podcast about his personal encounter with Shep at a booksigning.
January 3, 2021

Betrayal: Jean Shepherd and "A Christmas Story"
Interesting article posted on the Los Angeles Review of Books website by author Lee Vinsel. Thanks to Paul De Zan.
August 23, 2020
Pin given out by Shep in the 50's
Excelsior You Fathead!
Thanks to David Balkansky, we can now see a pin that was given out by Shep in the 50's. He wrote: "I attended several events in Washington Sq. with my kazoo, many others and of course Jean. At one of these gatherings he passed out a small, "Excelsior you fat head!" button."
June 2, 2020

Shep on Letterman - March 10, 1982
promoting "A Fistful of Fig Newtons"
A 12 minute segment of the David Letterman Show with Shep as a guest has surfaced on YouTube. He is here to promote his book "A Fistful of Fig Newtons" and tells some of the stories like 'Lost at C' and the 'Great Ice Cream Riots' as well as side tracking in his usual fashion.


Listen to Shep Again
Replay Date: November 24, 2021
Shepherd doing a Sports Broadcast
Airdate: November 23, 1964

What's New
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Notes 11-25-2021

Coca Cola
Notes 11-25-2021

November 25, 1964
Shepherd doing a Sports Broadcast
Notes 11-20-2021

January 10, 1971
Truck Accidents, Bananna Oil
Notes 11-15-2021

Live Shows
Clifton High School
Notes 11-11-2021

President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports
Notes 11-8-2021

Bavarian Summer Festival at Lakewood Park, Barnesville, PA
Notes 11-3-2021

Playboy Club-Hotel
Notes 11-3-2021

Olivetti Valentine Typewriter
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