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Pacific Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - February 12, 1983, Tokyo, Japan 2 personalities Pacific stars and stripes february 1983 Hank Snow Minnie Pearl grandpa Jones Bill Monroe Ernest Tubb Roy Acuff Hal the Oprysk Man to see a whether you want to sing on the Grande Ole opry or would be satisfied merely watching others from a front Row theres Only one Man to see a shy piano player named Hal vice president and general manager of the hires the singers and musicians on the famed country music show that has never missed a performance in its 57year the 51yearold Durham is a Good Man to know in Case you want Hardt comeby front Row seats for the opry during the Peak tourist season in Hes in charge of ticket who has been opry general manager since finds the hardest part of his work is what he Calls adjusting the roster hiring and firing opry these people Are essentially Good he said of the close knit opry despite his self deprecating Durham is the key behind Hestenes administrator at the show an influential executive in the music since the opry has been broadcast on radio station despite the world War ii and floods that invaded the grand Ole opry House eight years the show has gone on As the radio audience is estimated to be in the millions and those who see the show live average driving Miles on the round the opry House draws visitors a about 12 shows in 1985 Are already sold to handle the the opry adds four shows each weekend in the summer and there Are three shows each weekend in the possibly even More amazing than the Oprysk longevity is the fact that it is never this May help explain Why Loretta Lynn forgot the words to one of her songs when the opry was people televised live on the Public broadcasting service about five years the singers know what time they Are to perform and they Tell the musicians beforehand what songs will be if the musicians dont know the they use but Many the musicians and singers have worked together so often that even a Las minute change of songs Doest create some singers even provide their own there Are 62 regular performers on the including seven members of the country music Hall of Fame Roy Minnie grandpa Bill Ernest Hank Snow and announcer Grant longtime opry performer Marty Robbins was chosen for the Hall of Fame last but because of an illness that resulted in his death in Robbins never had a Chance to perform at the opry after his gorgeous for Groucho Santa a Erin the companion to the late Groucho says she had herself restyled so that the comedian would always have a a Beautiful woman at his during the Marx estate being held to determine whether she can keep the Cash and presents he gave the 42yearold Fleming also denied Ever arguing with Marx about Money in the six years she was his speaking at times with con trolled Fleming explained my Job took seven 24 hours a no i worked very hard i made his life As comfortable As it could possibly disco daddy Cleveland up Adolf Hitler indirectly eased the birth of disco by prohibiting dancing in according to a new off the the Book by Doug Shannon of asserts there is documentary proof that hitlers ban on dancing in German occupied Paris prompted parisians to gather secretly in nearby caves and play records for the basis upon which the disco Industry was a lacklustre Day for those not in love Hollywood upi1 Valen worlds main Partt Hrohs Haw to or Hollywood up Valen tines Day is celebrated in this town 365 Days a for most of the 20th Century the to Derek worlds major heartthrob have lived and frolicked in the mov i television sex god Macho hunks and romantic films Are the very substance of this hear shaped even the first great screen Lover was named perhaps because Hollywood major preoccupation is romantic Mon Valentines Day is not All that significant on the show Biz two of today reigning Hollywood sex to Derek of 10 and Tom tvs hunk in take Little note of the Day set aside to pay cupid says blonde to Valentines Day has always been a Dud for bos John is very romantic but he Doest feel like being romantic on a certain he purposely ignores Valentines Day for that i feel the always John is in the workshop right now making me a leather a gift that has nothing to do with Valentine s necklace from which is the Selleck Valentine s Day is most Beautiful thing Ive Ever not my favorite i think in the Only problem is i have to buy a being commanded to express my dress to go with it Ive never reacted too Well to being told what to i like to give gifts All year around when i feel like i would rather do it on my Burt who ranks with the worlds most eligible had this to say on cupids big Day when youre in every Day is Valentines when youre not in its the it so happens Burt is head Verhees in love at the moment with Blond Loni Anderson Star of tvs defunct Warp in Cincinnati even in love will find a Susan who towers near 6 and Dudley who stands about rank among the towns hottest romantic Susan the most wonder Valentines Day i spent was also the most recent last Dudley gave me a carved Ivory Leaf Tom Selleck Pacific stars and stripes usps417900 Apo san francisco96503 published daily 25 cents per copy or per second class postage paid of san

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