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December 1st in Shep History

1960 Article Shepherd on Television: Star Quality

1965 Radio The Absurd World

1970 Radio Bar Fight with Shore Patrol In Florida

1972 Books Booksigning - "Ferrari in the Bedroom"

1972 Radio Commercials, Honesty & Cheats - Mistakes

1973 Article The Ferrari in The Bedroom, by Jean Shepherd

1976 Radio Teddy Bears, Shoveling Snow for $$$

1987 Books Encyclopedia of American Humorists

2000 Books Macho Camacho's Beat

2003 Books Duty, Honor, Victory:

2011 Article GARY'S WORLD: BB guns, silver trees and leg lamps, oh my

2012 Books Growing Up Jacksonville:

Recent News
July 4, 2015

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

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

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

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 . . . <<<
November 23, 2014

"Channel Cat in the Middle Distance"
Long lost documentary
Back in 1966, when Jonathan Sanger was a graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School of Communications, he made a film with his classmate Al Tedesco, called Channel Cat in the Middle Distance. Thanks to Jonathan who preserved the 16mm film and has since digitized it, we are able to see some very rare footage of Shep at work and play.
  More on the documentary. . .


Listen to Shep Again
Replay Date: November 21, 2015
Thanksgiving in the Army
Airdate: November 23, 1972

What's New
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Notes 11-30-2015

November 7, 1975
Live Shows
Chatham High School
Notes 11-30-2015

September 14, 1971
Booksigning - "Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories. . ."
Notes 11-30-2015

June 12, 1980
Live Shows
New Jersey Horse Expo '80
Notes 11-29-2015

October 1966
In God We Trust - All Others Pay Cash
Notes 11-29-2015

Outlooks Through Literature
Notes 11-29-2015

The Rise and Fall of American Humor
Notes 11-27-2015

January 26, 1968
Live Shows
Middlesex Hgh School
Notes 11-27-2015

June 25, 1973
The Bill Smith Show
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