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Ten O'Clock News


Ten O'Clock News tape 7012 Digitized clips available on disk TOCN 19 and at http://main.wgbh.org/ton/

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Ten O'Clock News
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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News Report
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News,” 01/15/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8743ECBEAB1E446EA5086F42A4D2B325.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News.” 01/15/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8743ECBEAB1E446EA5086F42A4D2B325>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8743ECBEAB1E446EA5086F42A4D2B325
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