Thursday, August 12, 2021

"Hello. I'm Johnny Cash." (A surprise throwback pic)

 This picture of me and Mr. Cash was totally unexpected and not planned.

It was my day to host and emcee on behalf of our radio station WIRK from the South Florida Fair in West Palm Beach. Typically, you'd have a matinee show under the big tent at 4 PM and then an evening show at 8PM. We had an RV off the midway with a live microphone back to the main station so we could go on the air from the fair and yack for a minute or so to get people to come out to see the entertainment;most of it Country music stars.

A station photographer and friend of mine was at the ready and yelled, "Hey John!" as we were going up the stairs. We both looked over and he snapped this wonderful picture of the two of us. I forgot all about it until Sam the photographer brought it by the station a few days later and gave it to me. I was honored to be on the same steps with "The Man In Black." A  real treasured photo.                    

                                                               




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