Comic narratives and music, mid-1960s

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The first half of this tape is "Walking Softly on a Dead Horse", a radio play by T.M. Lopez, produced at KPFA May 20, 1966, and aired on KRAB Jun 13, 1966.

The second half is "A Show of Force" produced by Richard C. Neuweiler and Bill Alton at WBAI in the mid 1960's. Described in WBAI's folio of Sep 30, 1964:   "A SHOW OF FORCE - Initiating a new, hardhitting series dedicated to broadcasting against the public interest, with Richard C. Neuweiler and Bill Alton (who achieved international fame, along with Severn Darden, in WBAI's The Big Tune-Out)."

After the drama, there is about 30 minutes of popular songs that feature the sitar.
National Federation of Community Broadcasters (U.S.)
Broadcasting, Communications
Public Broadcasting
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7 in; 00:58:44 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) records
Series 8, Audio Materials 1975-1986
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Fedora 2 PID: umd:725154; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/41672; Filename: bcast-072191-0002

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