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Gzowski quits smoking for 24 hours

For three hours a day, five days a week – for 15 years – millions tuned in to CBC Radio's Morningside and Peter Gzowski. Despite Gzowski's dishevelled appearance, this beloved radio host cast his folksy charm across the country. When Gzowski died in 2002, Canadians paid tribute to the broadcaster whose stammering informality and comforting voice had become a symbol for Canada.

Paul Soles interviews Gzowski on butting out, his recent trip to Poland and an upcoming book.
Medium: Television
Program: Canada After Dark
Broadcast Date: Jan. 22, 1979
Guest(s): Peter Gzowski
Host: Paul Soles
Duration: 15:04

Last updated: April 2, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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