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1956 Article ''Night People" To Meet Their Maker When Shepherd Descends On CCNY

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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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1959
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Jean Shepherd and Other Foibles
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December 6, 1951
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Swarthmore College
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April 25, 1957
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Columbia University
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June 23, 1957
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Vanguard - with Stan Getz
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November 1, 1956
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CCNY
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October 30, 1956
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''Night People" To Meet Their Maker When Shepherd Descends On CCNY
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May 4, 1957
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Go Fly a Kite Buddy
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October 17, 1957
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Columbia University
 
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