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Larry Glick WBZ March 11, 1978 (Pt3)
May 01, 2015 10:30 PM PDT

First caller after the news is Alan from Stoneham a first time caller (round of applause). Alan is a pilot for Pakistan Airlines. He flies a DC8. Alan has an interesting story to tell but is reluctant to go into details. Larry coaxes Alan to give the story but leave out the sensitive details. Alan talks of Idi Amin, Uganda, and several other African Countries. Alan and Larry have a very interesting, and extensive conversation about Alan's career and flying in general.

Commercials, Promos, and Public Service Announcements.

Next caller, Charlie DiGiovanni, the wisecracking Boston cabdriver made famous by Larry Glick calls with a few comments.

Next caller, Bob from Roslindale, first time caller (round of applause). Bob and Larry proceed with some “shop talk” about flying. Bob was in The Air Force. Bob is 23 years old. Another interesting conversation with Bob and some comments touching on the subject of hypnosis, but not mentioning it directly due to WBZ's restriction on Larry mentioning anything about the subject.

Larry Glick WBZ March 11, 1978 (Pt2)
April 02, 2015 10:02 PM PDT

Station ID then Norma calls from Brookville. After a short chat, Norma puts her cousin, Mary on to talk with Larry. Mary is 18 years old. Larry and Mary about drinking and alcoholism.

Arden from Needham is the next caller. Arden reminds Larry of her previous call when he played the graveyard clip. They talk about a caller to Larry's program by the name of “Fitsy”.

Next caller, Ginny reminds Larry of the name of a caller he was looking for. She is 77 years old. She speaks of her becoming a US citizen. Ginny also talks about the old country (Scotland) and not recognizing her brother when she visited there after 40 years.

Next caller, Tony from Pawtucket suggests that Larry call Hillsgrove airport in Warwick. Then he bring up the song Babbaluci. Tony asks about a Stan Freberg comedy album.

Station ID and then network news at the top of the hour.

Larry gives the weather and dates the program, Saturday March 11, 1978. Ace Glick reads the sports scores.

Larry Glick WBZ March 11, 1978 (Pt1)
March 02, 2015 10:52 PM PST

Ending of news at 12:05AM

Larry Glick theme and show open with Larry's welcoming monologue. Larry tells of his interview at 12:30 with Hank and Bunny Searls who wrote the book “Overboard”, which tells of their experiences while traveling the South Pacific. Larry tells of an upcoming interview next week. Also, he tells of a religious book he just received and Larry will have the author as a guest in the future.

Tape is edited to a time later in the same show.

First caller is Gary a first time caller from Fitchburg (round of applause). Gary mentions Larry's hypnosis which was immediately bleeped out. Larry mentions that he can's talk about a word that starts with “H” and ends with “S”. After a brief lighthearted conversation Larry says he has to move on.

Cut to an unknown comedy routine by a lady.
Commercial for CVS.

“It's 16 minutes after 2 WBZ time”. Teamster’s Union commercial.

Next caller speaks about the ancestors of Larry's wife and their origins. The conversation switches quickly to the radio station and some personalities at WBZ.

Next caller is Bill from Framingham. Bill is a security guard in a hospital. Bill tells about some of his responsibilities in his occupation. After some lighthearted talk about Muck and his eating habits, Bill asks to be shot off the air. Larry obliges.


Larry Glick WBZ March 7, 1978 (Pt4)
February 01, 2015 02:05 PM PST

We begin the segment as Larry honors a request to play The Graveyard Marauder.

Paul Benzaquin Promo. Commercials.

Mike calls from Boston. He is a child care worker. Mike speaks about Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church, of which Mike was a member at on time. After some interesting information on Mike's experiences, Larry has to interrupt Mike for the News at the top of the hour.

Network news, including the shooting of Larry Flynt earlier that day.

Larry reads the weather an dates the program Today, Tuesday March 7th, 1978. Ace Glick reads the sports scores.

Larry returns to Mike and his experiences with Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church.

The tape ends abruptly in the middle of this interesting interview.

Larry Glick WBZ March 7, 1978 (Pt3)
January 03, 2015 05:30 PM PST

Larry speaks with Elizabeth Brenner a reporter For The Chicago Tribune. Larry interviews Elizabeth about an article called The Voice From The Dead.

WBZ Lucky Limerick Contest Promo.

Larry returns to the Lady who asked the word question from the previous segment. She requests that Larry play The Graveyard Marauder clip. He says okay after he takes another call.

Next caller is Jack from Palm Springs, California. Larry reminds Jack that he can't pick-up WBZ in Palm Springs. Jack responds that's correct.

They have some show from Florida (this is presumably was the new Larry King network talk show. Jack adds that he doesn't have the class that Larry does!) Today is Jack's birthday, so Larry sings happy birthday to him.


Larry Glick WBZ March 7, 1978 (Pt2)
December 01, 2014 03:24 PM PST

Let's take another call. Irene calls. She tried to reach Larry the other morning. She was listening to Larry talking to “Fitzy”. Irene's poodle is going to get a haircut.

They talk about Skokie Day on April 20th (Irene thought it was April 15th). Irene lives in a housing project and she had to warn other residents “no pot smoking” in the hallway.

Larry has to go to a break before news, so he cuts it short with Irene and plays a short comedy bit. Network news at the top of the hour. Larry reads the weather and dates the program Tuesday March 7th. 1978. Ace Glick reads the sports scores.

Larry speaks on the phone with Pam Volkler (sp?) who was trying to interview with Larry Flynt, who was shot and paralyzed earlier that day. Pam gives many details of the attempted assassination.

Commercial for Perdue Chicken.

Next caller has a question regarding a word question. Larry cannot answer it, but the next caller has the answer.

Larry Glick WBZ March 7, 1978 (Pt1)
November 02, 2014 07:53 AM PST

Bob from Portland, Maine calls Larry. Bob is originally from Louisiana and works for G.E. Bob suggests a call for Larry; “A voice from the dead”. Larry and Bob discuss the particulars of the incident. Larry breaks for some commercials. Larry continues the discussion with Bob. The discussion turns to flying as it does many times on Larry’s show.


The next caller, Paul quizzes Larry as to where he’s calling from. Larry guesses it correctly. Larry quizzes Paul on a question. The discussion turns to Paul’s military career. Paul is retired. Larry gives Paul a round of applause.

Next caller, George, from Belleville, Ontario Canada plays a selection from his musicbox. George talks about the wooden (Spruce) goose, perhaps the airplane built by Howard Hughes.

Larry plays a comedy cut from Jackie Mason.

Larry Glick WBZ March 3, 1978 (Pt4)
October 01, 2014 09:03 PM PDT

Hello? Come in if you can hear me. Mac from Newton calls and asks Larry about the interview he did earlier with Dr. Carlton Fredericks.

Mac works at carnival shows and discusses his career as a carnie and his personal relationships.

Commercials. News at 4a.m.which includes the robbery of Charlie Chaplin’s grave. A missed cue during the network causes the announcer to announce that we’ll have to bring you that story at another time.

Next a lady caller comments on Larry’s interview with Carlton Fredericks earlier in the program. The tape ends as Larry and the caller discuss nutrition.

Larry Glick WBZ March 3, 1978 (Pt3)
September 01, 2014 09:23 PM PDT

Time: Check 17 after 3. Richey calls. He is 14 years old and tells Larry his schedule of how he balances going to school and listening to Larry Glick. Ritchey and Larry have an interesting conversation on various subjects revolving around Ritchie’s future. Ritchie reminds Larry that he shot him off the air the last time he called because Larry didn’t know a trivia answer. Setting himself up, he reminds Larry of the question and after a reminder, Larry again shoots Ritchey off the air.

Next caller, Evah is 23. She was intrigued by a guest that Larry had on earlier in the broadcast. They speak at length about diet and nutrition (Some station fading during the conversation). As the conversation turns to Evah’s personal relationship with her husband, Larry gets serious for a moment or two, and then he lightens it up slightly.

Next caller, Paulo has a problem. But first he states his opinion on people giving their personal problems on the air. Paulo then speaks about the great Baseball Player Ted Williams. After speaking of some mutual acquaintances, Larry reads a letter from a listener complaining on the early morning market report and how he hates when Larry adds music to the report. Paulo says goodbye with a joke that gets a chuckle from Larry.

Larry Glick WBZ March 3, 1978 (Pt2)
August 03, 2014 10:39 AM PDT

We begin by a Reveille bugle call. Larry talks to a lady caller who has no lack for words, to say the least. She is a Registered Nurse at The New England Memorial Hospital in Stoneham, Ma.

Next caller, Paul from Belmont asks about Larry’s repeat taping during the union break. Paul is a nurse at a psychiatric hospital.

A Public Service Announcement, station ID, then news at the top of the hour at 3 AM. Some very interesting news is next regarding The Panama Canal.

Steve from Biddeford, Me. Calls with a suggestion for Larry to call a woman who lives in a Teepee.

Steve talks about Barry Burbank, a Meteorologist who is leaving Maine and going to WBZ. Larry is not aware of it.
Below is a recent 2014 link on Barry Burbank. The first paragraph says he “launched his career with WBZ-TV on March 3, 1978” the same date that this tape was recorded! If you know Barry, let him know that this audio segment exists. I’m sure he will get a kick out of it!


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