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Is New york ready for Mayor Tiny Tim? A 60s novelty act still in search of a comeback
[SA2 Edition]
Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Author: Rita Zekas Toronto Star
Date: Apr 8, 1989
Start Page: F.3
Section: ENTERTAINMENT
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[Tiny Tim]'s falsetto was the rage of the '60s. He tiptoed all the way to the bank - in his heyday, he made $50,000 per week in Vegas.

Half of the proceeds from the video and the song will go to the National Coalition Against Violence. The song hasn't been sold to a record label yet, and Tiny Tim is being realistic about his comeback attempt.

Tiny Tim was born Herbert Khaury, a garment cutter's son from the Bronx. His mother was Polish Jewish, his father a Lebanese Catholic.

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