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Ten O'Clock News; Steve's Ice Cream, Somerville

06/01/1977

The original Steve's Ice Cream in Davis Square Somerville. Menu board. Old fashioned ice cream machine in window, churning with ice cubes, dasher scraped down with spatula. Steve Herrell, owner, peels bananas and purees them. Customer places order. Ice cream is squished with “mix-ins.” Interview with Herrell on FDA labeling regulation to list natural and artificial ingredients. Comments on using only pure ingredients and non-fat dry milk instead of casein substitute. Label on quart container.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Steve's Ice Cream, Somerville

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

00:22:23

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Business
Consumers
Locations
Somerville (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Solomon (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Steve's Ice Cream, Somerville,” 06/01/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_240F788580824E9280859CE8DF0E5D30.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Steve's Ice Cream, Somerville.” 06/01/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_240F788580824E9280859CE8DF0E5D30>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Steve's Ice Cream, Somerville. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_240F788580824E9280859CE8DF0E5D30
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