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December 1st in Shep History

1960 Article Shepherd on Television: Star Quality

1965 Radio The Absurd World

1970 Radio Bar Fight with Shore Patrol In Florida

1972 Books Booksigning - "Ferrari in the Bedroom"

1972 Radio Commercials, Honesty & Cheats - Mistakes

1973 Article The Ferrari in The Bedroom, by Jean Shepherd

1976 Radio Teddy Bears, Shoveling Snow for $$$

1987 Books Encyclopedia of American Humorists

2000 Books Macho Camacho's Beat

2003 Books Duty, Honor, Victory:

2011 Article GARY'S WORLD: BB guns, silver trees and leg lamps, oh my

2012 Books Growing Up Jacksonville:

Recent News
August 3, 2013

Early life in Trenton left mark on pioneering composer George Antheil
By Ross Amico/For The Times of Trenton
Radio personality Jean Shepherd (now of "A Christmas Story" fame) adored him, and played his music on his radio broadcasts, even providing an on-air eulogy following Antheil's death. Yet his music has failed to gain traction. Read the whole article . . .
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July 26, 2013

Happy Birthday Shep!
Shep would be 92 years old today. It's been 36 years since his last WOR show on April 1, 1977 and 58 years since he first started on WOR. Don't that make you feel old!
July 8, 2013

Old Books, Fresh Eyes
A new Blog
Lois Nettleton's niece inherited Lois' book collection and has decided to do something contructive with them. "For too long, the books sat neglected on my shelf. They deserve a closer look as a window into the artistic and cultural climate of 1950s, 60s and 70s. This blog is intended to give fresh eyes to these old books and learn something along the way."
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June 26, 2013

Sheps Army - Bummers, Blisters, & Boondoggles
By Jean Shepherd - Edited by Eugene B. Bergmann
Thanks to the efforts of author Eugene B. Bergmann, who wrote the only book on Jean Shepherd, "Excelsior You Fathead, The Art and Enigma of Jean Shepherd", those verbal tales from the radio have been collected and painstakingly transcribed into book form as "Shep's Army - Bummers, Blisters, and Boondoggles"
  Continued. . .
May 3, 2013

3 Tony Award Nominations
A Christmas Story - The Musical
Best Musical Best Original Score Best Book of a Musical
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Listen to Shep Again
Replay Date: November 21, 2015
Thanksgiving in the Army
Airdate: November 23, 1972

What's New
  Post Date Description
Notes 11-30-2015

November 7, 1975
Live Shows
Chatham High School
Notes 11-30-2015

September 14, 1971
Booksigning - "Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories. . ."
Notes 11-30-2015

June 12, 1980
Live Shows
New Jersey Horse Expo '80
Notes 11-29-2015

October 1966
In God We Trust - All Others Pay Cash
Notes 11-29-2015

Outlooks Through Literature
Notes 11-29-2015

The Rise and Fall of American Humor
Notes 11-27-2015

January 26, 1968
Live Shows
Middlesex Hgh School
Notes 11-27-2015

June 25, 1973
The Bill Smith Show
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