A MESSAGE FROM PDX RETRO

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HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST NEWS EVENTS

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LILY TOMLIN IS 76 TODAY

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Mary Jean "Lily" Tomlin was born in Detroit, Michigan.


Award-winning comedienne Lily Tomlin’s breakout role was performing as a
cast member on the NBC variety show Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In from 1970
until 1973. She became known later for her role in the film 9 to 5 (1980). She
began performing as a stand-up comedian in nightclubs after graduating from
college.

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SERIES DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1941

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Harold (Hal) Peary ( born José Pereira de Faria in California) 
(July 25, 1908 – March 30, 1985)

The Great Gildersleeve is a radio situation comedy broadcast from August 
31, 1941, to March 21, 1957. Initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, it 
was one of broadcast history’s earliest spin-off programs. The series was
built around the character Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, a regular on the
radio situation comedy Fibber McGee and Molly. The original Gildersleeve
was played by Hal Peary (above).

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RECAPPING PAST NEWS EVENTS

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Sir George Ivan Morrison is celebrating birthday number 70 today.

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