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Ten O'Clock News; DiGrazia resigns

10/04/1976

Robert DiGrazia resigns as Boston police commissioner to become police chief in Montgomery County, Maryland. Gives press conference on strengths and weaknesses in his department.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

DiGrazia resigns

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:22:07

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Boston (Mass.). Police Dept.
Press conferences
DiGrazia, Robert J.
Police
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
DiGrazia, Robert J. (Speaker)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; DiGrazia resigns,” 10/04/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0982C25DB732432595C666505E48A7A4.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; DiGrazia resigns.” 10/04/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0982C25DB732432595C666505E48A7A4>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; DiGrazia resigns. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0982C25DB732432595C666505E48A7A4
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