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Howard Petrie, announcer. Worked various programs, including NBC radio's "Everything Goes" with Garry Moore.
Howard Petrie began at WBZ in 1926 and moved to NBC three years later. He was a serious voice student and coupled hiw NBC assignments with singing in New York chruches. Like other staff announcers he did hundreds of shows in the course of an 8-hour day stint that continued for years.
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