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December 22nd in Shep History


1964 Radio The scent of the Primitive Man - last 8 min & 4 min news -heavy static end


1965 Radio Uncle Carl's Christmas Surprise


1969 Radio Monopoly


1971 Radio Playing Santa


1972 Radio Alex Bennett Show WPLJ with Jean Shepherd


1972 Radio In A Christmas Mood; Pre Christmas Show


1975 Radio Christmas Show, Gift Wrapping


1976 Radio Laughing In Study Hall


1982 Movies Second draft of shooting script for "A Christmas Story"


2000 Article The Heyday and Dark Nights of Radio Legend Jean Shepherd


2001 Facts Excelsior You Fathead


2001 Article Everybody Loves Ralphie


2008 Article The Man Who Told A Christmas Story

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February 1, 2013
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Ed Koch remembered
Former Mayor Ed Koch passed away at 2A.M. There are two commercials for the re-election of Ed Koch for Congressman. On the October 28 and 29, 1974 Jean Shepherd shows.
January 10, 2013
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Playbill Drawings: A Christmas Story
by : Ken Fallin - Illustrator
Illustrator Ken Fallin specializes in charicature style and does a lot of wotk for the Wall Street Journal and PLAYBILL.com. He explains in his blog about doing his latest one based on the successful musical adaptation od A Christmas Story, which just finished an 8 week run on Broadway.
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December 12, 2012
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A Look At Jean Shepherd's Cincinnati
by John Kiesewetter
John Kiesewetter wrote an interesting Blog and associated story for Cincinnati.com about the early years of Shep's radio career in Ohio.
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November 26, 2012
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Jean Shepherd (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Jean Shepherd Revisited! A Christmas Story - The Musical Should Not Be Missed!
by: Ann Liguori
Ann Liguori who interviewed Shep in 1997 for WFAN wrote a review about the ACS Musical for the CBS New York website: The Holidays are officially upon us. Let the festivities continue! And although the Knicks and the Giants should put a smile on your face with their play of late, if you're looking for a show that delivers a winning outcome every time and assures fun for the entire family, I highly recommend you see A Christmas Story - The Musical, playing at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. . .
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November 20, 2012
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A Christmas Story: The Musical
Broadway Opening
The musical version of A Christmas Story opened on Monday night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theater to positive reviews.
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1958
Movies
Summer Incident
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June 14, 1959
Television
Frontiers of Faith
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July 25, 1961
Stage Shows
Destry Rides Again
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July 30, 1961
Television
Southern Baptist Hour
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September 29, 1962
Television
"The Dissenters"
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May 7, 1967
Awards
Indiana University
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December 13, 1968
Television
"New York Night"
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December 26, 1969
Radio
Barry Farber Show
 
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