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Ten O'Clock News; Oil delivery

10/24/1979

Home heating oil delivery by Gibbs truck. Driver pulls hose from truck, connects to intake pipe on house. Meter in truck reads 146 gallons. Hose retracts and rewinds. Delivery slip is generated from meter, placed in mailbox. Truck drives away. Exteriors of houses and apartment buildings.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Oil delivery

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

00:05:26

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Power resources
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Oil delivery,” 10/24/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A128BB97695A49F5B5135B22499699AD.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Oil delivery.” 10/24/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A128BB97695A49F5B5135B22499699AD>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Oil delivery. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A128BB97695A49F5B5135B22499699AD
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