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Monthly Archives: October 1993

Central Library Opening- Visiting (126)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:48 pm, by

Spend the day with 60,000 celebrating the grand reopening of the Los Angeles Central Library. Listen as Huell speaks with many employees and patrons who have anxiously awaited this joyous occasion.  1993

Canter’s- Visiting (125)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:46 pm, by

This is a delicious program about the famed delicatessen on Fairfax Avenue where the waitresses average 30 years of employment and tell the patrons what to eat.  1993

Fire Station 35- Visiting (124)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:44 pm, by

Huell visits with the noble firefighters of Fire Station 35 on Hillhurst Avenue and gets a first hand look at life in a station house.  1993

Gardens-Visiting (122)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:42 pm, by

This is a two-part program about interesting gardens. In the first part we visit with Ernie LaMere, the creator of Ernie’s Walk. Ernie has converted a quarter-mile along the Los Angeles River from a garbage dump into a beautiful, and sometimes whimsical promenade. In the second part we visit the Japanese Garden which is actually  Continue Reading »

San Pedro Birthday Party- Visiting (123)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:41 pm, by

Spend the day with the family and friends of Eddie Lowe as they celebrate his 85th birthday. Eddie, a retired longshoreman, is an accomplished banjo player who has been the mentor to many musicians who love mountain music. They come from all over to jam with this San Pedro legend.  1993

Echo Park-Visiting (121)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:39 pm, by

Spend the day with Huell as he tours Echo Park. Local residents provide an insider’s look at this wonderfully diverse neighborhood. 1993

Libraries- Visiting (119)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:32 pm, by

In view of the city’s closing of many branch libraries we all know and love, Huell has a poignant visit with Penny Markey and other County of Los Angeles Public Library employees as well as their patrons.  1993

Braille Garden- Visiting (118)

Written on October 24, 1993 at 9:30 pm, by

Share a bittersweet day with Huell as he visits with two blind gardeners, inspiring ladies who share their feelings about life as visually impaired persons. It’s all part of a program sponsored by the Braille Institute.  1993

Whittier Boulevard- Visiting (107)

Written on October 3, 1993 at 10:37 pm, by

Huell visits the hussle and bussle of East Los Angeles and speaks with residents and merchants about this exciting neighborhood. 1993