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Ten O'Clock News; North End Italian Band

08/19/1988

North End Italian Band and leader Guy Giarraffa parade through patron saint festival. Interview with Giarraffa on the history of the band, which was previously called the Roma Band. Interviews with North End residents on the band. Photographs of Girraffa from his childhood.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

North End Italian Band

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

00:03:16

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Ethnic festivals
Music
Musicians
Parades
Italian Americans
Locations
North End (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Jones, Marcus (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; North End Italian Band,” 08/19/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2AE40A8E16A84376AC5CFEA7CEF858DC.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; North End Italian Band.” 08/19/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2AE40A8E16A84376AC5CFEA7CEF858DC>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; North End Italian Band. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2AE40A8E16A84376AC5CFEA7CEF858DC
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