Week 26 of the 1972-1973 season started on Monday, March 5th, 1973 and ended on Sunday, March 11th, 1973. The highest-rated program was All in the Family on CBS with a 33.2/53 Nielsen rating/share. Here are the 10 lowest-rated programs:
|54||NBC Saturday movie (“Topkapi”)||NBC||13.3|
|56||Rowan & Martin||NBC||12.4|
|57||“Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde||NBC||9.2|
|58||“Arnold Palmer American Legend”||NBC||8.3|
|60||NBC Tuesday Movie (“The President’s Analyst”||NBC||7.7|
|62||“Long Day’s Journey into Night”||ABC||6.5|
Note: I only have ratings for the Bottom 10 for this week, not the share.
NBC aired “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” (a musical) on Wednesday, March 7th from 9:30-11PM ET. ABC’s three-hour adaptation of “”Long Day’s Journey Into Night” ran from 8-11PM ET on Thursday, March 8th. And “Arnold Palmer: An American Legend” aired on NBC from 10-11PM ET on Friday, March 9th.
“‘Journey’ Lands at Bottom of Nielsens.” Los Angeles Times. 21 Mar. 1973: G16.