On September 24 or 25 1964 a man wearing a University Tampa football uniform with a thirteen on the front, a Frankenstein mask, and the rest of a football uniform walked on to television screens for the first time to host a show called, “Shock Theater.” The name of the man playing the character was Paul Reynolds the character he was playing was Shock Armstrong a teenage ghoul. The show was televised on station WTVT Channel 13 the station served the Tampa / St. Petersburg, Florida area. Before Paul Reynolds became a teenage ghoul, he was a veteran announcer at the WTVT channel 13 station.
|Paul Reynolds the man Who would play Shock Armstrong|
|Paul Reynold in costume as Shock Armstrong on the messy ghoul room set.|