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1961 Article The Theatre: Faust Legend Retold


1965 Radio Sun-Moon Religions


1966 Radio Shep the Spy; James Bond


1970 Radio Head Thumping


1971 Radio Severe Nausea, Sniffing Glue, and Drinking Boilermakers


1975 Radio How to Taste a Pickle


1975 Radio Friend Fired


1976 Radio Electra, Radio Eng. Fired for getting TV License


1983 Radio NPR - All Things Considered - Baseball Fan Has caught 142 Foul Balls (2:15)


1983 Radio Baseball Fan Has Caught 142 Foul Balls


2013 Books Snapshots My Charmed Life
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September 7, 2016
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New Features
Cross - Referencing
Two new sections have been added and affect most of the pages on the website. These are "Plots / Story Lines" and "General Topics." The 'Plots / Story Lines' section covers where the various items were used- movies, books, columns, radio, etc. and the 'General Topics' section covers things that Shep would often talk about on his radio shows such as Baseball, Poetry, Og and Charlie, etc. The purpose here is to cross reference the uses of the various subjects across all the mediums Shep used. This is a massive project that is going to take quite some time, but it will contine to grow and inform daily.
 
January 20, 2016
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Trains
Jean Shepherd's America
A copy of one of the 1971 (1st Season) episodes of Jean Shepherds America called "Trains" has surfaced and is posted on Youtube.
 
December 25, 2015
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7 things you never knew about 'A Christmas Story', including a Jersey connection
By Marisa Iati - NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Steven Glazer spoke about the untold stories behind Jean Shepherd's "A Christmas Story" at the Cranford Community Center.
 
December 23, 2015
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The Leg Lamp
by Steve Glazer
Steve Glazer has written an essay about Shep's use of the Leg Lamp and how it was conceived from advertisements for the Nehi company.
 
December 20, 2015
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Bahn Frei! - The Story of Shep's Theme
by Steve Glazer
Steve Glazer has done some extensive research on the history of Eduard Strausses "Bahn Frei" and how it came about that Shep used it for his opening and closing theme.
 

 

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Notes 12-25-2017

Aprl 7, 1981
Live Shows
Hammond Achievement Award Dinner
Notes 09-11-2017

January 7, 1974
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Recreating An Old Time Radio Show, Classic WOR Clip
Notes 09-3-2017

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Orville Reddenbacher Gourmet Popcorn
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Notes 09-3-2017

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Hollywood Bread
Notes 09-3-2017

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Notes 09-3-2017

October 27, 1973
Live Shows
Fordham University
Notes 08-30-2017

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