Scrapbook - Page 5

The Mel Klawansky Collection

Who is this man, you ask? This is Mel Klawansky. Mel was a former engineer at WFIL during it's heyday. That's even where he met his lovely wife, Joyce, who was a WFIL "Boss Chick". How many guys would have loved to marry a Boss Chick?? He now works for WPPX, Channel 61, Pax TV, in Philadelphia, and on Cable. Mel was kind enough to share some of his Large Collection Of  WFIL memorabilia with us. Click on any photo for a full size image.

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Sign From City Avenue Building

 

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1971 Station Of The Year Award

 

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Allen Stone & Jim O'Brien

 

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WFIL Bookcovers

 

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WFIL Thermometer

 

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Jay Cook Promo Ad

 

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Prize Patrol Promo

 

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WFIL Mic Flag

 

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WFIL Master Record List

 

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Narcotics ID Guide???

 

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1974 Helping Hand Marathon Jacket

 

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WFIL Zodiac Towel

 

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Summer Of Love Towel

 

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Mel's WFIL Jacket

 

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Joyce's Jacket (Mel's Wife, & Former Boss Chick)

 

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Some Vintage WFIL T-Shirts

 

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Still More Shirts!!

 

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Banner Used At WFIL Appearances

 

 

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"Joyce (Haverdink) Klawansky on the left and Linda Fiorintino on the right". 

 

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Boss Is Back T-Shirt - 1983

 

 

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1986 reunion at WFIL "The Boss Is Back".  From left, Dr. Don Rose, Dave Parks, Lee Sherwood, Dick Heatherton, Jay Cook, J. J.  Jeffrey, Randy Robins, Brother Lee Love, "Tiny" Tom Tyler, Geoff Richards, Long John Wade and "Banana Joe" Montione.

 

In addition to what you see here, Mel has a huge collection of scrapbooks, that were originally put together by WFIL office worker Carol Harris, as well as bumper stickers, keychains, the original "Fun-in-the-sun" kit, and even rare slides, that were used as test shots for one of WFIL's Album covers. Indeed, "Famous 56" lives on with Mel's fine collection. Thanks for sharing with Us! 

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WFIL Record Album Covers
The WFIL Boss Chicks

WFIL Boss Jocks
WFIL Memories
Where Are They Now?
The 1975 Helping Hand Marathon Featuring, John Lennon

Jim O'Brien Tribute
George Michael Tribute
WFIL Engineers
WFIL News Team
Here Comes The Prize Patrol
WFIL Scrapbook Page 1
WFIL Scrapbook Page 2
WFIL Scrapbook Page 3
WFIL Scrapbook Page 4
WFIL Scrapbook Page 6 - The Randy Roberts Collection
WFIL Scrapbook Page 7 - The Gene Vassall Collection
WFIL Scrapbook Page 8- The Bruce Northwood Collection
WFIL Scrapbook Page 9
WFIL 2002 Family Reunion
WFIL
2006 Family Reunion 
WFIL 2011 Family Reunion
WFIL Surveys
The Boss Is Back?
WFIL Aircheck Index (Listen To Your Favorite Boss Jock!!) 
WFIL Jingles (The Song Between The Songs!!)
Sounds Of Philadelphia
My Favorite Radio-Related Websites

 

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