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Christmas Memories: Ralph Renick And Skipper Chuck At Wometco/ Miami Seaquarium Christmas Party
On December 16, 1975, Wometco, owner of WTVJ, held its Christmas party at the Miami Seaquarium on Key Biscayne. Legendary WTVJ anchorman Ralph Renick manned the grill while Skipper Chuck Zink sang along with Salty The Sea Lion.
From the prologue of a novel about growing up in South Florida during the 70s and 80s: “Ah, Chuck Zink, you magnificent bastard! You could always make a kid smile and forget his troubles.”