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August 28th in Shep History


1956 Article Shepherd Gets A Soap Sponsor


1960 Radio Red Button: Do Not Press, Canned Laughter, Chewing the Fat, Rowboat of Life


1961 Article Radio-TV: Raconteur


1961 Article ...Listless 'Tender Trap'


1962 Radio Work Abstraction


1963 Radio Where the Beautiful People Play


1965 Radio Building first radio with the Old Man / The Lure of Defeat, The Mets, Enlisting


1970 Radio Turtle Painter and Gramp's message from beyond.


1973 Radio Ogres And Trolls


1975 Radio Getting Ahead, Chew Tobacco

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February 4, 2013
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courtesy Don Knowlton
New Shep Blog
Jean Shepherd Quest
Jean Shepherd Author and Historian Eugene B. Bergmann has begun a blog in his 'quest for Shep'. Watch for new entries as he is inspired to open our eyes to more conversation about Shep.
>>> Shepquest website. . . <<<
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.
>>> Article. . . <<<
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.
>>> Article. . . <<<
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. . .
>>> Article. . . <<<

 

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