National Hooper ratings for September 1949 saw Texaco Star Theater at the top of the chart followed by Arthur Godfrey and His Friends.
The very first National Hooper Ratings covered May 1949. The highest-rated TV show in the country was Texaco Star Theatre, followed closely by Arthur Godfrey’s Talent Scouts.
A look at New York City Hooper ratings for November 1948. Texaco Star Theatre was the highest-rated show in the city.
A look at New York City Hooper ratings for October 1948. Texaco Star Theatre was the highest-rated TV show in the city.
The June 25th, 1948 bout between Joe Louis and Jersey Joe Walcott averaged an 86.6 Hooper rating.
Were the first ratings for television released in March 1948 by the C.E. Hooper company? If so, Dumont’s The Original Amateur Hour was the highest-rated program on TV.