Tony Wons was a popular personality during the depression receiving 2,000 fan letters a week. Anthony "Tony" Wons was also known as "scrapbookman" as he collected works of writing from Shelley, Whitman, and other great writers. He also took suggestions from the fans of his show. Tony Wons Scrapbook is a conversational show and he is like an old friend who stops by for a chat. He often asked the listening audience "Are you listening?"
Tony Wons began looking at inspirational essays when he was recovering in the hospital for two years. He began collecting inspiring written works in a scrapbook and started describing himself as a "peptomist."
Tony Wons Scrapbook was sponsored by Hallmark Cards with special announcements on holidays like Valentine's Day. This collection contains the only two episodes of this rare series in circulation.
Also see Sammy Kaye Sunday Serenade, Strollin' Tom, and Words with Music.