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Compass Weekly, The; Esposito


Original date: 12/2/1975. Produced and directed by Charles C. Stuart.

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Compass Weekly, The
Series Description

Part of new plan of news programs and specials that premiered January 1974.

“The Compass Weekly” aired each Tuesday for a minimum of one hour. It was devoted to a single news topic covered in depth, with commentary and review of coverage elsewhere.

See Prime Time January 1974 for story in “Letter From The President.” Series release date: 1/22/1974

Program Description

Profile of Ice Hockey star Phil Esposito. Majority of program is told through recollections from Esposito’s father Pat; as well as through hockey footage, stills, and news stories. Copyright WGBH, 1975.

See Prime Time Dec. 1975 Program Guide for cover story.



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Broadcast program

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News Report
Chicago: “Compass Weekly, The; Esposito,” 12/02/1975, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A58B0E14090B4E62A9376E5DBAD6E34C.
MLA: “Compass Weekly, The; Esposito.” 12/02/1975. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A58B0E14090B4E62A9376E5DBAD6E34C>.
APA: Compass Weekly, The; Esposito. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A58B0E14090B4E62A9376E5DBAD6E34C
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