Nielsen Bottom 10, November 27th-December 3rd, 1972

Week 12 of the 1972-1973 season started on Monday, November 27th, 1972 and ended on Sunday, December 3rd, 1972. The highest-rated program was All in the Family on CBS with a 34.9/56 Nielsen rating/share. Here are the 10 lowest-rated programs:

## Program Network Rating
52 Bonanza NBC 14.2/22
53 Bold Ones NBC 13.9/21
54 Bill Cosby CBS 12.3/20
55 “All Star Swing Festival” NBC 11.9/20
56 Streets of San Fran. ABC 11.3/19
57 The Men ABC 11.2/19
58 Julie Andrews ABC 11.1/19
59 Sixth Sense ABC 10.6/20
60 America NBC   9.9/18
61 Alias Smith & Jones ABC   8.7/14

For the record, program titles are written exactly the way they were published in 1972.

Sources:

“Yorkin-Lear Shows Top TV Ratings.” Los Angeles Times. 13 Dec. 1972: C32.


Does anyone have access to the full Nielsen ratings chart for the week of December 18-24, 1972? I can only find the Top 10 and I need the 10 lowest-rated programs that week. Please contact me if you can help.


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