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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #832
Special Double Issue

April 26-May 3, 2015


DICK WILLIAMS
CFPL LONDON, ONT.
JULY 6, 1964, PT. 2 (UNSCOPED)

The Tall One is back in the saddle again.

Dick Williams brought his special brand of personality and humour to the evening shift at CFPL London in the 1960s. He came to the Forest City in 1961 and was a regular presence in London radio for the next 45 years. This aircheck takes us back to the great summer of 1964 when the Beatles, the Beach Boys and the Four Seasons ruled the airwaves and radio was so much fun to listen to.

Enjoy Dick Williams on CFPL from July 6, 1964, Pt. 2 (UNSCOPED) ... in the Aircheck of the Week!

DALE DORMAN
KBTR DENVER
NOVEMBER, 1966 (SCOPED)

The late Dale Dorman spent 40 years in Boston radio beginning in 1968. But before that he jocked in Syracuse, N.Y., Fresno, Calif., San Francisco and Denver. Here he is in the Mile High City!

Enjoy Dale Dorman on KBTR Denver from November, 1966 (SCOPED) ... in the Aircheck of the Week!

Thanks to Dan O'Neil for this wonderful aircheck!


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RECENT AIRCHECKS OF THE WEEK...

(Contributors in brackets)

April 19 - Jim Van Horne
CHUM, April 19, 1974
(Rick Murray Hunter)

April 12 - Fenway in the Morning
WMEX, April 11, 1961 (unscoped)
(Don Shuttleworth)

April 5 - Gary Mercer
CKWS, January, 1976 (unscoped)
(Don Shuttleworth)

March 29 - Shane
WGR, May 12, 1975 (unscoped)
(Bill Dulmage)

March 22 - Jack Armstrong
CHUM, February 13, 1969 (unscoped)
(Doug Thompson via Charlie Ritenburg)

March 15 - Big Jim Edwards
CKLW, March 17, 1970, Pt. 1 (unscoped)
(Tom Howard)

March 8 - Don Berns
WKBW, June 6, 1974 (scoped)
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Don Berns
KEY 590 (CKEY), September 23, 1989 (scoped)
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Produced by Doug Thompson (scoped)
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Fred Latremoulle
CFUN, October 24, 1984 (scoped)
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March 1 - Rick Shultz
WHEE, December 26, 1965, Pt. 3 (unscoped)
(Rick Shultz)



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