Howard Smith

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There are many performers named Howard Smith spanning many artistic thresholds, but this is most likely the one who has caused the most trouble. He was part of the live radio cast which assisted Orson…
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There are many performers named Howard Smith spanning many artistic thresholds, but this is most likely the one who has caused the most trouble. He was part of the live radio cast which assisted Orson Welles in pulling off the original frightening broadcast of H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds. Tapes of this infamous radio event have been reissued in several volumes and collections; researchers seem unsure of what roles Smith played.