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    every album he made. I even have a couple of live shows I taped off the radio. I have one that was made on KPFK in LA. On it he tells about doing a show in a church hall in Halifax where a group of local old time fisherman stood against the back wall and were silent during the entire show. After the show one of the men came up to him and said "you know Mister Rogers, I've been going to sea boy and man for over 50 years. That Jeannie C. song says things I can only think about. thank you". Stan said it was probably the longest speech the guy had ever made in public.

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