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1956 Article Disk Jockey Writes Book To War on the 'Day People'


1957 Jazz Concert Jazz Under The Stars


1962 Article RALLYE RESULTS


1962 Article SPORTS CAR RALLYE


1962 WOR Show My House on Cleveland Street


1965 WOR Show Shepherd in the Lion's Den


1966 WOR Show Getting Better All The Time? Bowery Barmaids


1973 WOR Show Insects, The "Don't Work" Theory


1974 WOR Show Pulp Detectives & Classic Cars


1975 WOR Show Czar of the Radio Station


1976 WOR Show Kids Camps and Spinoffs

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December 22, 2010
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"But it's smiling!"
Hammond restaurant inspired memorable Peking duck scene in 'A Christmas Story'
by Molly Woulfe
Thwack! One stroke of a cleaver, and Jean Shepherd immortalized Peking duck as "Chinese turkey" in "A Christmas Story." Molly Woulfe of the NWI Times writes about Chinese Turkey and it's part in "A Christmas Story"
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December 14, 2010
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The Life and Work of Jean Shepherd
Steve Scher - KUOW Seattle - Dec 10, 2010
Storyteller Jean Shepherd's voice lives on in the holiday movie classic "A Christmas Story," based on his childhood. His career however, was far bigger than modern audiences might remember, including a regular radio program, and numerous books and movies. Today we reflect on Shepherd's work and enjoy a live in-studio performance of songs from the musical adaptation of his Christmas classic. Guests: Eugene B Bergmann - Author of Excelsior You Fathead Irwin Zwilling - Executor of the Shepherd Estate Benj Pasek & Justin Paul - Creative team for the Musical
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December 5, 2010
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'Christmas Story' kids come 'home'
Home / News / Local News / Lake County News / Hammond News 'Christmas Story' kids come 'home' * Story * Discussion * Image (6) 'Christmas Story' kids come 'home' By Lauri Harvey Keagle
HAMMOND | No one got their tongue stuck to a flagpole, but the spirit of "A Christmas Story" was alive and well Saturday in Hammond as three of the film's child actors helped usher in the holiday season.
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December 2, 2010
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WONDERS
More never before released Jean Shepherd
"Radio Again" has released a new set of 8 Jean Shepherd syndicated shows called "Wonders" in its continuing series. To date 48 other shows have been released from the collection of shows Shep had recorded especially for syndication, but which never aired. EPISODES: Jackdaw, Dillinger, Singing and Song, Things Used to be Better, The Mountain King, History is All Around Us, Transplanted in Time, Wonders
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November 27, 2010
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The Ultimate Fantastic Christmas Gift
Friends Magazine
This short story appeared in 'Friends' - a magazine published for Chevrolet as a dealer give-away subscription.
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Notes 07-28-2014

November 27, 1971 - Booksigning - Booksigning - Wanda Hickey
Notes 05-1-2014

- Plots - Gravy Boat Riot
Notes 03-5-2014

February 7, 1971 - Live Shows - University of Massachusetts
Notes 02-22-2014

December 25, 2013 - Article - Shepherd documentary to be narrated in radio host's own voice
Notes 02-17-2014

Possibly July 1959 - WOR Show - Clean H Bomb - Gothic NY Architecture
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