Life magazine carried a photo of Carl’s broadcast and he was made a “Commodore of the in 1925, he was a color commentator and producer of sports projects at KMPC for decades. Steve worked with such popular sportscasters as Bob Kelley and Dick Enberg, and produced game broadcasts of the Pacific Coast League L. He began his career in 1946, moving right out of college to go to work in his hometown of He died November 24, 1995, of complications following treatment for lymphoma. Sports announcer Dick Enberg reflected for Larry Stewart in the LA Times: "Steve was a producer before there were producers.He worked behind the scenes, but he was a real giant in the business."went "Color Radio" in 1958, Bill worked mostly evenings."I appeared in an NBC Special with KISS, John Mellencamp and even George Harrison (BTW: He told me HIS favorite Beatle song was , George: KFWB, 1961; KABC, 1973.
By 1972 his "Feminine Forum" was syndicated in a number of major cities, simulcast in San Diego and he won the award that year. The FCC eventually concluded his show was "not obscene," but it was too late.
His brilliant command of the language prevented his KGBS show from being dirty. It wasn't total nudity - it showed just enough to make it tantalizing. Sam was one of the most popular sports broadcasters in Los Angeles radio history.
He was the former captain of the UCLA basketball team and a member of the gold medal-winning U. basketball team in 1936 when the sport was introduced to the Olympics for the first time.
Magoo for the first time in the UPA cartoon Ragtime Bear; the actor later claimed that he based this character on his own businessman father.
Beginning in the summer of 1957 he broadcast interviews from the upper deck of the “Big White Steamer” that crossed the channel from San Pedro to Avalon. He was briefly the announcer of the California Angels but his strength was behind the scenes.