Main Banner
About Shep Database Shep Music Timeline Store ACS Excelsior Excelsior

Food-Shaped Stands; Elephants Graveyard; Flagship
Airdate: Thursday - August 19, 1965

WOR Show
Original Airing

First Line After Theme Ends
Have to do a terrible thing tonight. . . 
Show Description
The Flagship on Route 22 in Union, NJ is empty and for sale or rent. Shep wonders what kind of a pad it would make. He imagines inviding Mr. Leder there. Gasoline Alley and the Corky doll that Aunt Glenn gave him when he was 6 Indelible pencils, golf ball centers, swallowing gum, quicksand and other kid myths. Shep describes various food stands he's encountered. One shaped like a DC-3, one shaped like a giant hot dog serving foot long Colombian hot dogs. The elephant graveyard myth - Shep finds a book in the basement about them that the old man has stashed.
Speaking of Old Grandad - this is WOR AM and FM in New York
Happiness Chinese Restaurant
Miller Beer
Shiek of Araby (1)
Engineer and other Staff in Booth
By: Jim Clavin
Date: -
Rating: Not Rated
Airdate History ' - Original' date is earliest known broadcast)
More Ways To Hear or Buy It

Mass Backwards

Shep Catalog
The Best Source for Quality Jean Shepherd Audio

Found in the following set(s)