ARRL Convention at the Playboy Club in Great Gorge NJ - November 13, 1976. Shep was the speaker at 7:30pm.
"Hows that for starting out with a kick in the ass?"
Hams are one of the most unsmiling of audiences. . . I can tell you this because I'm one. . , when I'm off the air I sit for hours and just look like a ham!
Shep talks about becoming a ham at the age of 13. "I cannot remember not being a ham!"
He talks about his 9 year old friend who also had a ham licence - Schwartz. Shep said his call sign was W9KPY.
He goes on to talk about going to his first ham convention as a kid.