Winning a 'merit badge' in show biz

Winning a 'merit badge' in show biz

There are 2 comments on the Stamford Advocate story from Nov 23, 2008, titled Winning a 'merit badge' in show biz. In it, Stamford Advocate reports that:

Many years ago , the Boy Scouts of America was an organization that most Stamford boys joined as soon as they were the age of 12.

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Bystander

Plainsboro, NJ

#1 Nov 23, 2008
Hi Don - Wasn't that Store where you and Roy Jorgenson got your boy scout clothing (and entertainment start) known as Frank Martin and Sons? They may have suceeded the store you mentioned. Keep up your great stories of the past. Many of us now "old timers", enjoy your memories -- some of which bring back some of our own -- of a community we all love.
Vox Pop

East Granby, CT

#2 Nov 24, 2008
The RBJ "Bandstand" Show still stands out as one of the greatest locally originated radio programs.

It was Sister Daniel Marie, then administrator of what was Saint Joseph's Hospital, who accomodated the live broadcast from RBJ's room.

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