Archive for October 30th, 2011

PORTLAND POSTCARD ~ 1908

portland postcard 1908 1

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SHOW CAUSED TERROR ON THIS DAY IN 1938

war of the worlds broadcast 

Welles in War of the Worlds

ORSON_WELLES

 


October 30, 1988, 50th anniversary documentary on the
radio show

tripod
A tripod

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HENRY WINKLER IS 66 TODAY!

  henry-winkler year book 
 
   fonzie

winkler today

Henry Franklin Winkler is a actor, director, producer, and an
author. He is well known for his portrayal of “The Fonz”, a
leather-clad greaser on the ABC-TV sitcom Happy Days from 
1974-1984. Winkler also played a morgue attendant in 
Night
Shift
(1982), which was directed by Happy Days co-star Ron
Howard.
  

night_shift

winkler in NightShift16

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BE A NEW MAN IN ONLY 15 MINUTES A DAY!

Charles Atlas - the skinny color

charles atlas main 

atlas at 79
Atlas at 79

Charles Atlas, was born Angelo Siciliano in Italy on October 30,
1892. He was the developer of a bodybuilding exercise program
that was best known for a landmark advertising campaign featuring
his name and likeness. The advertisements have been described
as one of the longest-lasting and most memorable ad campaigns
of all time. Atlas died December 24, 1972 at age 80. 

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