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1956 Article Night People's Hoax On Day People Makes Hit With Book Folks


1956 Article The Book That Wasn't


1956 Short Stories and Columns by Shep Onward and Upward For Nothing-Heads


1957 Jazz Jazz Under The Stars


1962 Radio Amusement Section


1963 Article ROTISSERIE PLACE


1963 Article Form & Function, 1916-63


1963 Radio Mr Chuckie's Fashion News, Army Life


1964 Auto Rally Village Voice Car Rallye


1965 Auto Rally Village Voice Car Rallye


1965 Radio Village Car Rallye


1966 Radio FM broadcasts stop


1966 Radio 1st AM Show "Oh Boy, Talk About Gomorrah!"


1967 Radio The Bandini


(?) Radio Shepherd In Bmidgy Minnesota


1973 Radio The Piano Corurse


1975 Radio "Teeth" - Giant Crocodile


1982 Books Hoosier Folk Legends


1985 Article Jean Never Looks Back To 'Good Old Days'


2002 Books New York, Year by Year:


2006 Books Natural Selection:


2006 Movies My Summer Story Re-Released on DVD

Recent News
July 8, 2015
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Tom with his autographed Red Ryder
Region broadcaster, TV personality Tom Higgins dies at 82
Interviewed Shep May 15, 1995
Tom Higgins, a longtime Northwest Indiana broadcaster and newsman known for his wry sense of humor and quick wit, died Tuesday at age 82 after a three-year battle with cancer. Tom was working for WYIN Channel 56 - Gary Indiana when he interviewed Shep and presented him with a Toledo Mudhens baseball cap. Shep was in town to receive an award at Indiana University.
  The Tom Higgens Interview
>>> NWI Times Article <<<
July 4, 2015
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The Return of Ludlow Kissel
by John M Whalen
It's that time of year again. Every Fourth of July I bring back this blog I wrote back in 2012, which extols the virtues of Mr. Jean Shepherd and his famous story of Ludlow Kissell and the Dago Bomb that struck back.
>>> Read John's full story <<<
February 5 2015
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Nedicks
Admiral of the Orange Seas
Shep used to sing a Nedicks jingle from time to time and there was an actual contest held by WOR (Shep) and Nedicks. The winner was Barry Buhler - the "Bayside Baron" and was presented his award at the Nidicks near Times Square.
  More on Nedicks
January 16, 2015
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Wanda Hickey booksigning
Morristown NJ
Dave Somers sent in copies of his autographed copy of Wanda Hickey and the article from the local paper. Shep dedicated the signing to his mom, Pat, for her birthday.
  More on the booksigning. . .
December 18, 2014
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A Christmas Story
Cinefix - 8 Bit Cinema
Cinefix answers the question: What if 'A Christmas Story' was an 8-bit video game?
>>> Watch it here . . . <<<

 

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December 1, 2003
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Duty, Honor, Victory:
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March 10, 2004
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Where Does It Happen:
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December 5, 2005
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NEW PARTRIDGE DICT SLANG
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August 1, 2006
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Natural Selection:
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June 1, 2009
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1959: The Year Everything Changed
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November 24, 2009
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The Jazz Loft Project:
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November 26, 2009
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America's Film Legacy:
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May 5, 2010
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Understanding Children as Consumers
 
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