KHJ Boss 30 - April 3, 1968

Issue #144 - Boss Jock Bobby Tripp’s final appearance on the cover of the Boss 30. Despite being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease, he continued performing his duties at KHJ until he was physically unable to do so. Real name Michael Guerra, Jr., he died at the UCLA Medical Center on July 19, 1968.

KHJ Boss 30 No. 144 - Bobby Tripp
KHJ Boss 30 No. 144 - April 3, 1968

1 comments:

steve elders said...

I don't recall ever hearing about Bobby Tripp's fate. He would have went off the air just as I was starting to listen to KHJ. I've always been aware of his Boss Jock status, though.