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After fifteen years, WCSH-TV Channel 6 aired the final episode of The Dave Astor Show in June 1971. The show's 1971 production crew posed with the host, Dave Astor (front, center). The final production crew included the show's director, Gary King (far left) and Bob Hackett (far right), a cameraman.
The show, which reached nearly 35,000 Portland area homes at its peak, began on WGAN-TV in 1955 and later moved to WCSH-TV.
About This Item
- Title: Dave Astor Show production crew, 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/DA921
- Collection: Dave Astor Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Dave Astor Show
- Television dance parties
- Television programs--Maine--Portland
- WCSH-TV (Television station : Portland, Me.)
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