South Portland High School students perform around a piano on The Dave Astor Show, Portland, 1962

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South Portland High School students perform around a piano on The Dave Astor Show, Portland, 1962

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Description

On the set of The Dave Astor Show, series regular Lorraine Edwards sits on top of a piano while other students listen, eat hot dogs and drink soda.

Local area high school students were chosen each week to appear on The Dave Astor Show as guest performers who pantomimed and danced to popular music of the day.

The Dave Astor Show aired on WCSH, a local NBC affiliate from 1956 through 1971.

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About This Item

  • Title: South Portland High School students perform around a piano on The Dave Astor Show, Portland, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962-03-17
  • Subject Date: 1962-03-17
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Film transparency
  • Dimensions: 2 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 8/DA14
  • Collection: Dave Astor Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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