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Willie Stewart, a student at Deering High School and a regular on the Dave Astor Show, is shown doing the twist on a piano in May 1962.
In addition to regular guests like Stewart, students from Kennebunk High School were also featured on this episode.
By 1962, the Astor show had been on the air for six years and was an established local favorite.
About This Item
- Title: Willie Stewart, 'Dave Astor Show,' Portland, 1962
- Creation Date: 1962
- Subject Date: 1962
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 4/3 DA 37
- Collection: Dave Astor Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- African Americans--Maine
- Dave Astor Show
- Rock & roll dancing
- Television dance parties
- Television programs--Maine--Portland
- WCSH-TV (Television station : Portland, Me.)
- WGME (Television station : Portland, ME)
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