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Show Summary

Unusual Thefts, Ripoffs
Airdate: Monday - January 29, 1973

WOR Show

Last Update: 01-18-2020

First Line After Theme Ends
I see that prostitutes in Tukey are forming a union
Show Description
Personal Service Workers trade union formation by Turkish prostitutes Kindness to criminals at a peak Theft of 5' stuffed penguin from a bar and 17' canoe from a department store Weekend theft of entire office equipment stock from radio station by guys disguised as lease company personnel doing routine equipment exchange Theft of radio equipment including transmitter, mixers, tape machines and mikes - although never placed "on the air," a year later three guys were found "playing radio" with a complete ersatz station setup at a remote site Theft of essential typewriter prop during "live" Broadway theater production Theft of microphone during "live network TV" production causing important Ritz Crackers commercial to "boot"
Fan Description
[ Courtesy: Pete Delaney - 01-18-2020 ] Turkish prostitutes form union How much a woman costs in Port Moresby When women get equal pay with men they get equally drunk TV's obsession with lions Guinea Pigs, Hamsters and Gerbils Deadly Birds VISTA PSA Theft of all the furniture at a radio station The theft of radio station equipment by 3 guys desperate to be on the air Theft of a Broadway show prop Theft of a TV show microphone


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Commercials (All times approximate)
Sponsor Time Notes
ACTION - Washington DC
Music (All times approximate)
Fidgety Feet
Stars and Stripes Forever
Engineer and Staff in Booth
Earl Doude
Jerry Lambert
Summary/Rating Credit
By: Lowell Thelin, Pete Delaney
Date: 01-18-2020
Rating: 47
Instruments Played
Airdate History ' - Original' date is earliest known broadcast)
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