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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.
  Steve's essay
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.
  Steve's article
November 20, 2015
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Jean Shepherd's "A Christmas Story"
The Truth Behind The Classic Movie
An Illustrated Lecture by Steven Glazer who explains many of the stories behind the Story.
  Time and Location. . .
October 18, 2015
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Shep Childhood Home Home Historic Presercation Announcement
2907 Cleveland Street
On October 16, 2015 on the anniversary of Shep's passing, Nick Mantis announced his nomination of the house at 2907 Cleveland Street for historical preservation citing that there are no monuments or statues that commemorate one of America's greatest storytellers. Nick is the filmmaker of the upcoming documentary "Shep".
  2907 Cleveland Street
>>> Youtube Video <<<
September 8, 2015
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1971 KRAB Interview
On October 23, 1971, as part of promoting his book Wanda Hickey . . . , Jean Shepherd and Leigh Brown were Interviewed by Greg Palmer, Lorenzo W Milam and Helen Norton - KRAB radio in Seattle Washington. The interview lasted about 2 hours and can be heard at the link below.
>>> Link to KRAB webpage and interview <<<

 

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Notes 02-19-2017

January 1967
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
Police Brutality in Nirvana or Does Life Carry a 24 Thousand Mile Warranty?
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May 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
How to raise automotive trivia to an art form.
Notes 02-19-2017

July 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
Appealing to the gypsy in all of us.
Notes 02-19-2017

August 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
How to avoid turning prematurely orange.
Notes 02-19-2017

September 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
The Fountain of Youth is no place to use a Dixie cup.
Notes 02-19-2017

October 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
The day Marcel Proust met the Tailgater-and survived.
Notes 02-19-2017

December 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
A long way to go-and no TV script to show the way.
Notes 02-18-2017

February 1975
Short Stories and Columns by Shep
When the new-car mystique turns down-right mysterious.
 
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