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Ten O'Clock News; Pier 4

10/03/1978

Anthony's Pier 4 and ship “Peter Stuyvesant” sinking next to restaurant as a result of blizzard damage earlier in the year. Tobin (Mystic River) Bridge, full view from across water. Discussion between cameraman, reporter, and Anthony's Pier 4 representative on permission to shoot footage of the restaurant and ship. Several takes of reporter standup for story on Ed King's gubernatorial campaign, his spending as head of Massport, and his budget campaign promises. Exterior shots of Jimmy's Harborside restaurant, and TASC office building.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Pier 4

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

00:14:50

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Blizzards
Bridges
King, Edward J., 1925-2006
Political campaigns
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Schechter, Danny (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Pier 4,” 10/03/1978, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37B19729F8EA435E809E7C6023EFFA2D.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Pier 4.” 10/03/1978. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37B19729F8EA435E809E7C6023EFFA2D>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Pier 4. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37B19729F8EA435E809E7C6023EFFA2D
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