Photo by Robert Noles Bob Sanders began his career in radio in 1955. He recently celebrated 60 years in the radio business.
This program is a repeat of a 2005 interview Folklife Specialist Steve Grauberger did with WAUD Auburn Radio Station announcer Bob Sanders. Bob recently retired after 60 years on the air. This program is one of two shows that features Bob reading stories from his book Friends, Family and Frontier Country: Growing Up in West Alabama.
The book is a compilation of stories taken from a weekly newspaper column called Esoterica for Everyone that he wrote for 35 years, first for the now out of service Auburn Bulletin.
This special radio series will air every Tuesday at 8:00 to 8:30 P.M., on the Troy University Public Radio Network at:
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