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Harry Boomer was hired as a Programming Assistant in 1971. A graduate of a broadcast school in Washington, Harry dutifully reported to work everyday in a coat and tie to do whatever work was put on him by "big" Wilson or Harv Moore, usually picking the phone numbers to be called in the cash call contest. He later began spending most of his days sitting in the newsroom creating mock-up tapes. Harry moved on to WOOK and its successor, WJZE (Jazzy 100).


Harry writes:

I just happened to do a Google search on my name and up popped the WPGC references...WOW...what a surprise. It was good to see faces of friends I haven't seen in more than 3-decades.

I'm now an Anchor/Reporter for WOIO (CBS) and WUAB (UPN) / Cleveland. More info can be found about me by going to 19

P.S. - My prayers are with Jim Collins' family (for whom this site is dedicated) .

Thanks for the memories....Be well and take good care.



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