Cyril J. Little Oral History Interview Edit

Summary

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90OH25

Dates

  • 1990-09-15 (Creation)
  • 1920 – 1985 (Event)

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  • 1.00 Items (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    Little reviews childhood in Lebanon, PA. As a child he ivisited Hershey Park by trolley. He outlines his education and naval service, and describes his employment by Hershey Estates (1949) as a "picnic representative."  Discusses Hershey during its heyday, attractions of park and town: bandshell, Ballroom, aerial acts, rides.  Little was teh announcer for hockey games. Talks about radio and television broadcasts and celebrities.  Became Hershey Park promotion director, then entertainment manager.  Recalls when park became Hersheypark.  Also mentioned: 1972 flood, Arena and Stadium activities.

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