Alan Dary

1920 – 2009

Alan Dary began his broadcast career at WSUN, St. Petersburg, FL on his return from serving in World War II. After three years he moved back to his home state of Connecticut to work at WBRY, Waterbury. He came to WROL, Boston in 1950, where he hosted the Dary-Go-Round where he made audience participation a regular thing. In 1956, he moved to WBZ where he also hosted Boston Movie Time on WBZ-TV4 in the late afternoon. In 1961, Alan returned to WORL, and in 1963 to WHDH Radio. It was at WHDH that he created the Mailbag Show on Sunday mornings.