Dave Astor Show guests around the piano, Portland, 1962

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Dave Astor Show guests around the piano, Portland, 1962

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Description

An American Bandstand type program, The Dave Astor Show aired locally each week on Saturday afternoons from 1956 through 1971, and featured students from local high schools, as well as regular guest performers. On April 14, 1962, Lewiston High School students appeared on the program.

Originally titled "For Teenagers Only," Astor's program was first broadcast on WGAN (which later became WGME). It moved to WCSH by 1963.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dave Astor Show guests around the piano, Portland, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962-04-14
  • Subject Date: 1962-04-14
  • Town: Lewiston, Portland
  • County: Androscoggin, Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Film transparency
  • Dimensions: 2 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 8/DA239
  • Collection: Dave Astor Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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