Ten O'Clock News; Orr's number retired
Bruins retire Bobby Orr's number 4 in center ice ceremony at Boston Garden. Raise number to rafters. Crowd cheers relentlessly. Johnny Bucyk helps make presentation. Bobby dons jersey and makes a thank-you and farewell speech.
- Ten O'Clock News
Orr's number retired
- 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
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Boston Bruins (Hockey team)
- Boston Garden (Boston, Mass.)
- Rites and ceremonies
- Orr, Bobby, 1948-
- Hockey players
- Boston (Mass.)
- News Report
- Orr, Bobby, 1948- (Speaker)
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Orr's number retired,” 01/09/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 24, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50FD46A46CA540769A1B32481DAEC7CF.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Orr's number retired.” 01/09/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 24, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50FD46A46CA540769A1B32481DAEC7CF>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Orr's number retired. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_50FD46A46CA540769A1B32481DAEC7CF