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Community History Workshop; Do You Remember Icky Twerp?
Start Date: 10/5/2013Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Date: 10/5/2013End Time: 12:00 PM
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Do You Remember Icky Twerp?
Presented by Paul Camfield
Son of "Slam Bang Theater" Host, Bill Camfield

Many folks who grew up in the Metroplex during the 1950s and 1960s fondly remember TCU grad Bill Camfield's iconic "Twerp" as the host of "Slam Bang Theater." He began his long television career in 1954, creating programs and characters such as "Nightmare" (Gorgon) and "Fun House" (Mr. Tapioca). Let Bill's son bring out the child in you this Saturday morning when he offers a behind-the-scenes view of his dad's career, sharing videos and memories from the family's archives. Paul Camfield is director of alumni relations for Schreiner University in Kerrville, Texas, and served as executive director of the Gillespie County Historical Society in Fredericksburg, Texas, from 1995-2005.

Saturday, October 5, 2013
10:30am to Noon
Tandy Lecture Hall, Fort Worth Central Library, 500 W. 3rd Street

Free Admission

**JOIN US on November 2 for “Fort Worth Parks” by Susan Kline**

Center for Texas Studies at TCU and the Fort Worth Public Library sponsor the Community Workshop Series.

For more program information call 817-257-6896.
To make arrangements for a sign-language interpretation call 817-871-READ or TDD 817-871-8926 at least 48 hours in advance.
Location Information:
Fort Worth Central Library  (View Map)
500 W. 3rd Street
Fort Worth, TX

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