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

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

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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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