I've seen it suggested that it's a chap called Leslie Daniels, but I'm
terrible at comparing voices. You can hear him in 'Jonny Yuma' here at
Otherwise, is there no possibility of enquiring with Grolier or whoever
owns them now? Perhaps they have it on file, or an archive containing
On 26 June 2012 14:08, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I do want to remind everyone that I also said that Sawyer was too young
> when I made the suggestion. I only pointed out that the voice is similar to
> my ear, in hopes that if someone remembers another voice from that time who
> is similar to Sawyer, or not if you think there's no resemblance.
> I realize that a positive ID is certainly sexier than mere ratiocination,
> but I think that's how you're going to find the answer, by weeding people
> Uncle Dave
> Lebanon, OH
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 8:47 AM, Dan Scola <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Forrest Sawyer is simply too young to be this person. He was a teenager
> > when
> > this clip was recorded.
> > There are no credits on the material, even the one from 1978. It was not
> > done back then for this kind of material. Iíve dealt with a number of
> > and only the author of the text was credited, for some reason.
> > Youíre right about academic narration. Iíve checked Archive.org, but it
> > turned out to be like looking for a needle in a haystack. Too time
> > consuming. Iím hoping to find someone who was involved with the recording
> > process at the time or somebody who knew this person.