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December 2016

Classic Hits History: December 23

By | Wings Classic Hits History
guthriesToday in Wings Classic Hits History presented by Guthrie’s:
 
In 1964, The Beach Boys made their first appearance on “Shingdig!”
 
In 1966, The final show of BBC-TV’s “Ready Steady Go!” was aired with The Who as special guest.
 
If 1972, John Lennon’s film “Imagine” premiered on national TV.
 
In 1974, George Harrison released a holiday single “Ding Dong, Ding Dong” in the U.S.
 
In 1977 Cat Stevens converted to Islam. He later changed his name to Yusuf Islam.
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Classic Hits History: December 22

By | Wings Classic Hits History

guthriesClassic Hits History presented by Guthrie’s:

In 1968, Eric Burdon left the Animals

In 1981, A rock ‘n’ roll auction in London sold a letter of introduction from Buddy Holly to Decca Records for $2,000. John and Cynthia Lennon’s marriage certificate was sold for $850 and an autographed program from the world premiere of the Beatles film “Help!” brought in $2,100.

In 1984, CBS Records announced the upcoming release of Mick Jagger’s first solo album, set for February, 1985. The album was titled “She’s the Boss.”

 

Classic Hits History: December 20

By | Wings Classic Hits History
guthriesClassic Hits History presented by Guthrie’s:
 
In 1957, Elvis Presley received his U.S. Army draft notice.
 
In 1965, The Beach Boys single “Barbara Ann” was released.
 
In 1967, Jethro Tull was formed.
 
In 1975, Joe Walsh joined the Eagles, replacing original member Bernie Leadon, who left for a solo career.
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12 Days of Christmas Winner: Scott Stanfield

By | Wings News

12-daysCongrats to today’s 12 days of Christmas winner, Scott Stanfield from Auburn, who won two free drinks a week for a year from Our Home Pharmacy! If you’d like to join in on the winning, text “12” to 88474.

Tomorrow we will be giving away a Yeti Hopper from University Ace Hardware!

12 Days of Christmas Winner: Monique Carter

By | Wings News

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Congrats to today’s 12 days of Christmas winner, Monique Carter from Auburn, who won a $300 gift card from the UPS Store at Flint’s Crossing! If you’d like to join in on the winning, text “12” to 88474.

Tomorrow we will be giving away two free drinks for a week from the Coffee bar at Our Home Pharmacy!