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1961 Radio Fantasy


1962 Radio Explosion at the Mill


1963 Radio Self Expertise


1971 Radio Army Rifle Range


1973 Radio The Gristle Sandwich Racket


1974 Radio More Junk Mail


1976 Radio First Car


1978 Article He knows wry


1999 Article Shepherd was an altogether different person on stage and off


1999 Article In Jean We Trusted


2011 Article Chicago actor steps into Shepherd's shoes, past in 'Christmas Story' musical

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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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April 22, 1966
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February 11, 1967
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May 29, 1960
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April 30, 1971
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