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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1515


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1515
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Gardening program hosted by Jim Wilson and joined by Bob Smaus, Roger Swain, Lucinda Mays and Peter Seabrook as international travel correspondent. Series chef is Marion Morash. Special correspondent is Holly Shimizu. The Boston-based Victory Garden (w/ Roger Swain) is located at a private residence; Victory Garden South is at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia; Victory Garden West is at Roger's Garden Center in Corona del Mar, California. Original program: Crockett's Victory Garden - premiered April 6, 1976. Hosted by Jim Crockett. Second host Bob Thomson (for 12 years till 1991). Series release date: 1976

Program Description

At the Suburban Gardens, Roger show us new landscaping bushes, flowers, fruits and vegetables. Then we visit an extensive garden and nursery run by an ex-stockbroker, a reminder about the contest and Marian prepares green cabbage relish.

Jim Cross (13:40). Green cabbage relish (1:33) Last contest announcement.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1515,” 07/12/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8189A80CD519451186FE051672A09EE6.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1515.” 07/12/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 19, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8189A80CD519451186FE051672A09EE6>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1515. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8189A80CD519451186FE051672A09EE6
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