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An Intimate Journey With Pulitzer Prize Winner Studs Terkel As He Speaks About His Hometown Of The City Of Chicago, His Radio Show, His Books, His Interviews, His Friends And His Wisdom (Color, 1985, 45 Minutes.) Plus TWO BONUS TITLES: 1) AMERICA: THE SECOND CENTURY: THE GREAT DEPRESSION, Which Includes The Reflections And Insights Of Studs Turkel On The Great Economic Catastrophe Of The 20th Century From he First Episode Of The Landmark 30 Part 1980 TV Documentary Series On The Second 100 Years Of United States History Hosted By Bill Shaw! (Color, 29 Minutes); And 2) BEGINNING TO DATE, On Of The Great Social Guidance Films Of The 1950s Where Studs Terkel Plays A Swimming Coach Who Teaches A Young Student How To "Take The Plunge" Into The World Of Dating.(Black/White, 1953, 11:20) -- All Presented In The Highest DVD Quality MPG Video Format Of 9.1 MBPS As An Archival Quality All Regions Format DVD, MP4 Video Download Or USB Flash Drive! #StudsTerkel #Historians #Actors #Radio #Television #PulitzerPrize #PulitzerPrizeForLiterature #ChicagoSchoolOfTelevision #Literature #GoldenAgeOfTV #DVD #VideoDownload #MP4 #USBFlashDrive
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Studs Terkel, American historian, actor, television and radio broadcaster, and author (May 16, 1912 - October 31, 2008) was born Louis Terkel to Russian Jewish immigrants, Samuel Terkel, a tailor, and Anna (Annie) Finkel, a seamstress, in New York City; at the age of eight, he moved with his family to Chicago, Illinois, where he spent most of his life. Studs Terkel received the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction in 1985 for "The Good War", and is best remembered for his oral histories of common Americans, and his well-known radio program, titled The Studs Terkel Program, aired on 98.7 WFMT Chicago between 1952 and 1997. In the late 1940s and early 1950s, Terkel was also the central character of Studs' Place, one of televisions earliest regularly scheduled series presentations, an unscripted television drama about the owner of a greasy-spoon diner in Chicago through which many famous people and interesting characters passed. This show, along with Marlin Perkins' Zoo Parade, Garroway at Large and the children' show Kukla, Fran, and Ollie, are widely considered canonical examples of the Chicago School of Television. Studs Terkel dies in his Chicago home on Friday, October 31, 2008, at the age of 96; he had been suffering ever since a fall in his home earlier that month. #StudsTerkel #Historians #Actors #Radio #Television #PulitzerPrize #PulitzerPrizeForLiterature #ChicagoSchoolOfTelevision #Literature #GoldenAgeOfTV #DVD #VideoDownload #MP4 #USBFlashDrive