Here’s the schedule for WNBT (NBC’s flagship TV station in New York City) for the week starting Sunday, March 23rd, 1947. The New York Times published daily listings for television stations in the city, including WNBT, alongside its comprehensive radio listings.
WNBT’s Sunday lineup returned to normal this week. On Sunday, March 23rd the station Tele-varities, a film short, and an installment of NBC Television Theater (“Little Brown Jug”). The previous week, In Town Today and Bible Stories followed NBC Television Theater.
Likewise, after St. Patrick’s Day disrupted WNBT’s lineup the previous, things returned to normal this week. On Monday, March 24th, the 1943 Buster Crabbe movie Fugitive of the Plains aired at 8PM, followed by Television Reporter, and boxing from St. Nicholas Arena.
No programs were scheduled for Tuesday, March 25th or Wednesday, March 26th.
A second episode of Show Business Incorporated aired on Thursday, March 27th. Among the guests were John Carradine and Helen Parrish; Parrish previously hosted variety show Hour Glass.
On Saturday, March 29th, WNBT aired the 1940 movie The Swiss Family Robinson starring Thomas Mitchell and Edna Best.
Sunday, March 23rd, 1947
8:20PM Film Short
8:30PM Television Theatre [NBC Television Theater]: Little Brown Jug, with Katherine Alexander, Vaughn Taylor, Margaret Hayes, John Drew Devereaux
Monday, March 24th, 1947
8:00PM Film: Fugitive of the Plains
9:00PM Television Reporter
9:10PM Boxing, at St. Nicholas Arena
Tuesday, March 25th, 1947
No Programs Scheduled
Wednesday, March 26th, 1947
No Programs Scheduled
Thursday, March 27th, 1947
7:50PM Television Newsreel
8:00PM Show Business Incorporated, with John Carradine, Helen Parrish, John Graham, Gus Van, Others
8:45PM Film: This Week in New York
8:50PM You Are an Artist-Jon Gnagy
9:00PM Television Newsreel
Friday, March 28th, 1947
8:00PM Campus Show [Campus Hoopla] with Clair Bee
8:30PM I Love to Eat
8:45PM World in Your Home–Film
9:00PM Boxing, Madison Square Garden
Saturday, March 29th, 1947
8:00PM Feature Film: The Swiss Family Robinson
Note: Television listings published in newspapers were based on information provided by stations and were subject to change at the last minute. They may not be an accurate representation of what actually aired.