Friday, March 28, 2008

Faces of Radio. Jean Shepherd

Jean Shepherd at the microphone (with Dean Dexter over his shoulder), WITR studios, Rochester, NY. 1968.


Eugene B. Bergmann said...

We Jean Shepherd fans are always looking for new images of him. I'm not familiar with this one. Can you please fill in any and all information about the circumstances of this image.

Eugene B. Bergmann
(author of the only book about him, EXCELSIOR, YOU FATHEAD! THE ART AND ENIGMA OF JEAN SHEPHERD)

joel. said...

I took the image from this site [link]. ...which provides the following caption: With the late WOR Radio legend Jean Shepherd (1921-1999) at the microphone, WITR studios, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, Fall 1968. DD seated center. "He really was an incredible personality. Everything you read about him is true. And he liked young people. It's because no matter how old he got, he was always young..."

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