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Ten O'Clock News; Allston Brighton environs

03/26/1979

Allston Brighton environs. Busy intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Harvard Street. Storefronts of Macy's Liquors, Ken's Pub, Great Scott, Gladstone's. People get off green line trolley, close up on the T logo. Cars drive by, pedestrians cross the street and walk down the sidewalk. Cleveland Circle storefronts (small markets, CVS, bank, hardware). Beacon Street traffic approaches head on. Massachusetts Turnpike traffic in Allston; freight containers in adjacent rail yard.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Allston Brighton environs

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

00:09:44

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Railroads
Business
Roads
Automobiles
Locations
Allston (Boston, Mass.)
Brighton (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Allston Brighton environs,” 03/26/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04466524E574DD9B200C8D0DA05B466.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Allston Brighton environs.” 03/26/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04466524E574DD9B200C8D0DA05B466>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Allston Brighton environs. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04466524E574DD9B200C8D0DA05B466
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