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SID Late Nite-Music Soft And Lite/A Tribute to Hal Jackson/SMC*TRUST*IN**GOD***/

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A true trailblazer, Hal Jackson was a radio DJ, civil rights activist and co-founder of a groundbreaking New York broadcasting company.
Legendary scribe and sportscaster,D.M.Lee''Doc''Stanley Sr.,takes to the airwaves once again with his renowned and legendary radio show,the award winning,'Sports In Depth'.
Doc brings to the airwaves once again,'SID Late Nite.
Doc here pays tribute to a mentor,father figure,radio poineer icon and role model,the late Hal Jackson. Mr. Jackson took the young Mel Stanley while at WLIB under his wings.Guiding,promoting and educating him in both radio and life.
Jackson's ground breaking accomplishments in radio and his,'' Sunday Morning Classic's'' are both legendary and will live in radio immortality
. The Jackie Robinson of radio, his friendships made are legendary. He made Palisades Park into a venue of both radio and entertainment royality.It was Jackson also who put into motion the wheels that brought about Martin Luther King Jr. day becoming  a national holiday.

Happy birthday to NBA legend ,Earvin''Magic'' Johnson,he celebrated another birthday on the 14th. NBA great Patrick Ewing, did so on the 5th. President Obama, celebrated his the day prior of Ewings',the 4th.
Music and entertainment legend,Michael Jackson,jazz great and icon,Charley''Bird''Parker,John Francis Xavier Condon,MSG boxing P.R. legend and boxing President and my late beloved Father,James Arthur Stanley Sr.,AKA,''Scope'' close out the month with their August 29th birthdays.

''It's not to be important,but it's important to be nice.''
Hal Jackson