A quest to safeguard past Chicago TV shows, and commercials, before they’re lost forever

Chicago's Afternoon News

The original 1960’s cast of WGN-TV’s Bozo’s Circus (L-R) Ned Locke as Ringmaster Ned, Bob Trendler as Mr. Bob, leading the Big Top Band, Bob Bell as Bozo, Ray Rayner as Oliver O. Oliver, and Don Sandburg as Sandy (WGN-TV image)

Rick Klein, curator of the Museum of Classic Chicago Television, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain how he’s on a mission to save classic local television, and commercials, before they are gone forever.

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