1975 WFIL Helping Hand Marathon

May 16 - 18, 1975

John At WFIL!


Banana Joe Montione & John 


This is "The WFIL 1975 Helping Hand Marathon", featuring John Lennon! John spent the entire weekend answering phones, and taking pledges. A special "thank you" to Robert Arden, who provided me with this tape, recorded on Friday, and Saturday afternoons.

WFIL Raised More Than $113,000 that weekend!




John, With Some Of His Many WFIL Fans!!


John With Beverly, A Special Fan!!

** Special Thanks To reallove64@aol.com For the last 2 Photos!!


 "Marathon" Segments 


 Part 1

 Part 2

 Part 3

 Part 4

Part 5

Part 6 The Final Hour (MP3)


Here's a sample from the Banana Joe Montione CD's

Click Here To Listen!

John Lennon Video on WFIL TV & Radio From 1975

Here's The Link on "You Tube". Click below to view!!



If you have a special memory of the Marathon, or John Lennon, send me an e-mail.

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