Les Waas, legend in advertising, known for jingles

Les Waas, 94, the man responsible for two of the most recognizable tunes ever heard in Philadelphia - the Mr. Softee jingle and "Everybody Who Knows Goes to Melrose" - died Tuesday, April 19, 2016. 


His jingle, a herald of summer in the city, and of the ice cream man down the block, is the textbook embodiment of an earworm: once heard, never forgotten. Read more at Philly.com

 VIDEO: Philadelphia's "Broadcast Pioneers" sat down and talked with an advertising legend in the Philadelphia area, Les Waas. At 92, sharp as ever!

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