Week 27 of the 1972-1973 season started on Monday, March 12th, 1973 and ended on Sunday, March 18th, 1973. The highest-rated program was All in the Family on CBS with a 34.7/56 Nielsen rating/share. Here are the 10 lowest-rated programs:
|54||“American Idea” Special||ABC||12.2/18|
|55||“What About Tomorrow”||ABC||12.1/23|
|56||Touch of Grace||ABC||11.9/20|
|60||“Making Good in America”||ABC||8.1/16|
|62||Here We Go Again||ABC||5.5/ 9|
“Making Good in America,” an ABC News special about the values of America narrated by Howard K. Smith, aired from 10-11PM ET on Monday, March 12th.
Variety special “The Harlem Globetrotters Popcorn Machine” aired on CBS from 8-9PM ET on Friday, March 16th. NBC aired an NHL hockey game between the Boston Bruins and the Detroit Red Wings starting at 8:30PM ET. And from 10:30-11PM ET, ABC aired “New Hopes for Health,” another What About Tomorrow? documentary.
ABC aired “The American Idea: The Land” from 8-9PM on Sunday, March 18th. Read my spotlight on “The American Idea” to learn more about this special.
“The Bunkers and CBS Top Nielsen Poll.” Los Angeles Times. 28 Mar. 1973: 31.