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Ten O'Clock News; Lakian explains


Second half of John Lakian press conference at the Parker House during his 1982 bid for governor for Massachusetts. He continues taking questions from the press and setting the record straight about the issues raised by the Globe article, which he claims in libelous.

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Ten O'Clock News

Lakian explains

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



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Broadcast program

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Globe Newspaper Co.
Political campaigns
Lakian, John
Press conferences
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
George, Christy (Reporter)
Lakian, John (Speaker)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Lakian explains,” 08/19/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 22, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_59F88AE3CBFE4CF781EFB22AD191A703.
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APA: Ten O'Clock News; Lakian explains. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_59F88AE3CBFE4CF781EFB22AD191A703
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