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Jean Shepherd returns to public TV
Humorist brings refreshing insights to 'America'

NEW YORK - "Looks familiar, doesn't it?" Jean Shepherd inquires as he guides his skiff toward the thick, dark slime of the Okefenokee Swamp. "That's where we all came from, the primordial ooze." Shepherd has a knack for summarizing a circumstance, like the origin of life, in a fresh, pithy and eminently funny way, and he doesn't seem fazed by the news from California that life may have emerged from clay, and not mire...

Copyright: 1985 Syracuse Herald-Journal

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April 16,1985
Daily News - Article about JSA

Courtesy: Jeff Beauchamp / FHC / JSP