Bill Campbell: The Voice of Philadelphia Sports
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Middle Atlantic Press, 2006. As new in dust jacket. Audio CD of Campbell's famous calls included inside rear cover. First printing. Hardcover. 262 pp. Illustrated. Bill Campbell (1923-2014) was a Philadelphia area sportscaster whose 40+ year career included the caling of games for the Eagles, Warriors, 76ers and phillies as well as college football and basketball games. Knopwn as "The Voice of Philadelphia Sports" he started his career as radio station WIP in 1942; he began calling Philadelphia Warriors basketball games from their inception in 1946 and was present for Wilt Chamberlin's 100- point game. He was play-by-play man for the NFL Eagles from 1952-1966, MLB Phillies from 1963-70, and the NBA 76ers from 1972-81. First edition. As New.