2022 marks the 81st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Read my essay A Forgotten Milestone: Television and Pearl Harbor to learn how TV stations in New York City reported news of the attack.
Category: Television History
Did Kenny Rogers Sing The New People Theme Song?
Did Kenny Rogers and the rock band The First Edition sing the theme song to The New People (ABC, 1969-1970)?
Christmas TV – 40, 50 and 70 Years Ago
See what the networks aired in prime time on Christmas Day back in 1976, 1966, and 1946.
Television Was Once Banned on Sunday
Did you know television was once banned on Sunday by the FCC to avoid conflicts with blue laws?
About Those Unaired Tammy Grimes Show Episodes
A total of 10 episodes of The Tammy Grimes Show were produced but ABC only aired four. Another five were scripted but never filmed. Read all about the unaired and unproduced episodes.
Television Broadcasts on December 7th, 1941
A look at how early television stations WNBT and WCBW in New York City responded to the December 7th, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.