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Summary

Blowing Bubbles
Airdate: Saturday - March 26, 1960

WOR Show

Last Update: 03-31-2017

Show Description
Shep's first show in the Saturday 12:15-2 pm time slot. Reads a letter from a teen listener who noticed a sign at the Hayden Planetarium that read "Solar System & Restrooms that way". Story about being asked to identify constellations on Boy Scout camping trips. Shep recently missed three appointments because he was fascinated watching workers remove three giant Pepsi bottles from a billboard in Times Square. Story about spending a quarter on "special prize grab bags" at the local dime store.
Brass Figlagee Award Question
Who used to say, "Youse is a viper"? And what was the name of the comic strip it appeared in?
Commercials
Ballantine Beer
Electronic Workshop
Lufthansa Airlines
Paperbook Gallery
Vegemato Juice
Ying and Yang
Music
None Listed
Engineer and others in Booth
Tony
Rating
Not Rated
Summary By
Ryan Priest
Links to Further Information:
• Life Magazine photo Shep refers to
Photos:



March 07,1960
Life Magazine Photo that Shep mentions on March 26, 1960 Show (~18 min)



March 26,1960
Answer to 3-26-1960 show Brass Figlagee Question

   
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