Dave Astor poses with guests on the set of the final show, Portland, 1971

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Dave Astor poses with guests on the set of the final show, Portland, 1971

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Description

The Dave Astor Show was a locally produced television program featuring high school students from surrounding schools. The program aired its final show on June 26, 1971. Series regulars and past guests returned for a final celebration.

The program, which reached nearly 35,000 Portland area homes at times, began on WGAN-TV in 1955 and later moved to WCSH-TV.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dave Astor poses with guests on the set of the final show, Portland, 1971
  • Creation Date: 1971-06-26
  • Subject Date: 1971-06-26
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Film transparency
  • Dimensions: 2 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 8/DA922
  • Collection: Dave Astor Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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