A young Lorenzo as a performer with the Fuller Concert Company.
Lorenzo on Broadway, late 40s
Lorenzo conducting the orchestra, New York c. 1950s.
The headstone of Lorenzo , Sr. and Effie Fuller, located in the Smithville, Ks. cemetery. Lorenzo, Jr. name is lightly etched between the names of his mother and father. No dates and his body was never returned from New York City after his death.
Lorenzo Dow Fuller, Jr. was a pioneer. He inherited that spirit from his parents, who were Exodusters, freedmen and their children leaving the South for new opportunities in the west. His mother was the first black child to settle n Rooks County, Kansas. Lorenzo came from a musical family that traveled the Midwest as the Fuller Concert Company. A young Lorenzo found his way to New York City and early success, especially in a new field – television. Hear the whole story of this meteoric rise in acclaim of this now unsung trailblazer.
Welcome to episode one of Season Two of Within the Realm! We’re glad to be back bringing you stories from within our realm!
In today’s episode we visit with Nikki and Jared, two Superfans of the CBS reality show Survivor. We hear a little about what attracts them to the show season after season and some profound thoughts they have on the way it has influenced their lives.
Enjoy this episode and the rest of the new season! As always, thanks for listening!
Nikki and Jared, our guests on today’s show, are Superfans of the CBS reality show Survivor. They have pursued their interests by following a few podcasts concerning the show, namely Rob Has A Podcast (twitter: @RobHasApodcast.)
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Greetings from Within The Realm! As we work on Season 2 of WTR, we wanted to send out another postcard to our listeners as we work on the next season! Some of the subjects have involved research about Colt revolvers, Highland Games, early television shows, mules and sausage. You know, the standard Within The Realm stuff. Enjoy the encore presentation of Lincoln in Kansas. Until September, when you’ll hear back from us with new episodes, Thanks For Listening!
To most Uncharted Regions is the latest endeavor from the creative mind of Neal Hallford, who has been involved in the computer gaming industry, novel writing, independent film and more. But to some, Uncharted Regions is the continuation of a dream spun from the minds of a couple of bored DJ’s at a sleepy Oklahoma Country and Western radio station. Here the story and an upcoming announcement on this Within The Realm summer postcard.