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By the Way is a children's television series that aired on Nickelodeon from April 1, 1979-1980, and was one of the network's inaugural programs.

Overview

By The Way aired various animated and live action shorts. The wraparound segments featured a character created for the show named Josie, who was shown backpacking and relaxing in the wilderness. Episodes would end with Josie encouraging viewers to write in to the show.[1][2]

Production

By The Way was filmed in Columbus, Ohio using QUBE resources. Josie was played by Andrea Helman (credited as Andy Helman), who was a writer, producer, and talent on QUBE productions.[3] The production crew included people that worked on Pinwheel, including Andrea Cvirko, who was a director and producer, George James, who composed the theme song, and Jim Jinkins, who was a graphic artist.[2]

References

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