Week 4 of the 1973-1974 season started on Monday, October 1st, 1973 and ended on Sunday, October 7th, 1973. The highest-rated program was All in the Family on CBS with a 31.5/54 Nielsen rating/share. Here are the 10 lowest-rated programs:
|58||Needles and Pins||NBC||13.2/23|
|59||Love, American Style||ABC||13.0/24|
|61||ABC Suspense Movie (“The Alpha Caper”)||ABC||12.2/21|
|64||Bob, Carol, Ted, Alice||ABC||9.1/16|
“All in the Family Tops Ratings Again.” Los Angeles Times. 23 Oct. 1973: C18.
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All 9 of the series were off by next fall, however a special note about Toma: It was canceled not for low ratings, but because star Tony Musante didn’t want to do a second season. Producers intended to revive the series with Robert Blake, but chose to launch Baretta instead!