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NEW THIS WEEK

ALAN WALKER’S OLD TIME CBC TV:  In Alan’s June 28 column, Gordon Hunt reveals his climb to success in the halibut capital of the world despite his destruction of CBC equipment.  Alan puts a shrimp on the TV station barbie, and we go from Ski to Sea in Vancouver. http://www.stationbreak.ca/devions_views/index.php?Alan-Walker-s-Old-Time-CBC-TV-June-28-2020-116

COLLEAGUES’ COVID-19 ISOLATION PHOTOS: Today we have 7 new photos from Ken & Deborah Adams, Ron & Carole Devion, John Kirkup, Eve Savory, Al Vitols and Ede Wolk. Continue scrolling down to see previous weekly postings since June 1st.  http://www.stationbreak.ca/photo_gallery/index.php?COLLEAGUES-COVID-19-SELFIES-JUNE-1-TO-JULY-30-2020-214

NEW TO AULD ACQUAINTANCES PART 1: Stories and photos related to social distancing and self isolation and more from our colleagues.  New this week are submissions from Ken Adams, Ron Devion and Eve Savory.
http://www.stationbreak.ca/20year_association/index.php?AULD-ACQUAINTANCES-DEC-MAR-PLUS-ISOLATION-STORIES-57

Note:  Auld Acquaintances will be going into an indefinite hiatus with this publication.

MOVIES at a GLANCE Reviews & Trailers: AMERICAN WOMAN; HAMMER.
DVDs with Trailers: BUFFALOED; FORCE OF NATURE; LAST MOMENT OF CLARITY.
For both:  http://www.stationbreak.ca/movies_videos/index.php?Movies-at-a-Glance-New-DVDs-1

ENCORE PHOTO SCRAPBOOK #33: Robert Asgeirsson Collection #1 – Pacific Report and Hourglass, 1977/78.  In addition to photos of Robert, the collection includes Bruce Galt, Carole Taylor and Al Vitols.  
http://www.stationbreak.ca/photo_gallery/index.php?ENCORE-SCRAPBOOK-33---ROBERT-ASGEIRSSON-COLLECTION-1-219

TV TREASURES Pick of the Week: For those who missed our tribute last week to performer MILES RAMSEY who passed away on June 19th, here is another clip from THEN & NOW 1988.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqHuYhcV-Qk

STATIONBREAK MAGAZINE:  On Wednesday July 1st,  STATIONBREAK MAGAZINE (July – August) includes CBC RADIO IN THE 1960s & ‘70s by DON MOWATT from 1999; A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON MY WAY TO RETIREMENT by ARTHUR BLACK from July 2002; VANCOUVER STREET NAMES QUIZ by MIKE OLDFIELD from July 2001; CHURCH LADIES WITH TYPEWRITERS by RON DEVION; WHO AM I? You get 5 clues & an age 16 photo; AULD ACQUAINTANCES by PEGGY OLDFIELD - excerpts from July 2000; and THE BEGINNING OF STATIONBREAK in JULY 1987 by JIM NELSON.
http://www.stationbreak.ca/newsletter_magazine/index.php?Stationbreak-Magazine-8

ENCORE PHOTO FLASHBACK #32:  On Wednesday July 1st: Cruesoe of Lonesome Lake Crew, 1988, from Tony Wade.  Two photos captured Tony, Terry Glecoff, Dan Noon, Greg Schofield and Rick Warren.
http://www.stationbreak.ca/photo_gallery/index.php?ENCORE-FLASHBACK-32-CRUSOE-OF-LONESOME-LAKE-1988-FROM-TONY-WADE-218