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SINGLE RELEASED ON THE DAY IN 1968

The song "Crimson and Clover" spent 16 weeks on the U.S. charts, reaching number one here and other countries. The single has sold
5 million copies, making it Tommy James and the Shondells’ best-
selling song. In 2006,
Pitchfork Media named it the 57th best song
of the 1960s.


Tommy James (Thomas Gregory Jackson) turned
68 in April.

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BORIS KARLOFF ~ THE DISC JOCKEY



Boris Karloff hosted a weekly children’s radio program over New York’s
WNEW during the early 1950s. He played children’s music and read stories
and riddles. The program,“Karloff’s Treasure Chest”, also became popular
with adults. 

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RECAPPING PAST NEWS EVENTS

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