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September 18th in Shep History


1960 WOR Show A to Z in one Step; Sullivan Introduces Hemingway; Deceptionville - Old Cats, Young Chicks; Dictator Convention (Kruschev and Tito hit NYC); What Not to Name the Baby; Water Polo Mayhem; Statues and Effigies


1962 WOR Show Political Convention [15 min pre-empted]


1963 WOR Show Esquire Story


1964 WOR Show More From the Fair


1965 Limelight Show Headhunters of the Amazon


1969 WOR Show Salute to Bogota NJ; Australian Sharks


1970 WOR Show Fixing the Old Man's Car


1971 WOR Show Underground Fire


1975 Travel Trip to Ireland


1975 WOR Show Winners and Losers


2004 Facts Jean Shepherd Fest - Hammond Indiana

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November 3, 2012
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A Christmas Story 2
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In 1994 the 1st 'sequel' to "A Christmas Story" came out and in Jean Shepherd's own words it was a 'turkey'. It was directed by Bob Clark, written by Shepherd, Clark, and Leigh Brown (same as ACS) using his stories that he told for so many years and most importantly, it was narrated by Jean Shepherd whose golden voice provided much of the magic in all his movies. But as Shepherd admitted later the casting was terrible. Fast forward to early 2012 when it was announced there would be a sequel. Very little was known about it and it wasn't until the trailer hit that we had any inkling as to what it was about. Now we know...
  >>> full review. . .
November 2, 2012
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R.L. Stine Is a Disney Freak
New York Magazine
Turns out R.L. Stine is a fan of Shepherd
>>> New York Magazine. . . <<<
October 27, 2012
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"Jean Shepherd Radio Classics"
Staten Island Community Television, channel 34
Pete Delaney's newest episode of "Jean Shepherd Radio Classics" will be aired on the dates below. If you are looking for it in the SICTV listings they have it as: "Music Radio: Jean Shepahard 2" The featured show is "The Bolus' Wedding" from March 13, 1968
>>> Staten Island Community Television. . . <<<
October 18, 2012
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Shepfest "12"
The Depot - Cold Springs, New York - Saturday - October 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
Join the fun and talk some 'Shep' Inspired in 2002 by a group of Shep fans who wanted to get together and meet each other face to face after years of email exchanges, the "Shepfest" was born. The tradition continues for the 12th time. This year where it all began in 2002 - Cold Springs, NY
>>> Cold Spring Depot website. . . <<<
October 15, 2012
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Shep's Army
A new book by Eugene B. Bergmann
A collection of Army Stories as told on the radio by Jean Shepherd and edited by Gene Bergmann.
>>> Link to book. . . <<<

 

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Notes 08-25-2014

November 9, 1972 - Live Shows - Notre Dame
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November 10, 1972 - Article - Shephard Varies Topics in Library Speech
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September 29, 1962 - Article - J. Shepherd To Host New TV 10 Series
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November 27, 1971 - Booksigning - Booksigning - Wanda Hickey
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- Plots - Gravy Boat Riot
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