Archive for August 24th, 2012

PENNY POST CARD ~ 1920s

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SESAME STREET PUPPETEER HAS DIED AT 78

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Jerry Nelson with puppet Count Von Count

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Jerry Nelson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer behind a delightful menagerie
of characters including Count von Count on "Sesame Street" and Gobo Fraggle on "Fraggle Rock," has died.

Nelson, who suffered from emphysema, died Thursday night in his Massachusetts
home on Cape Cod, the Sesame Workshop said Friday.

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THEY SLEPT SOUNDLY FOR THE BIG DAY!

Back to school 1946
1946

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A LOOK AT TODAY IN HISTORY

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HIT SINGLE RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1966

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The Youngbloods

The single “Get Together” by The Youngbloods, which would be included on their
self-titled album released in 1967, stalled at number 62 at the time, but was re-
issued in 1969 and made the top 5 the second time around.

 

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Jesse Colin Young (70) was the founding member of The Youngbloods

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