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Ten O'Clock News; East Boston

02/05/1982

Interview with East Boston resident and community activist on the caucus the next day to vote for people to go to the convention. She talks about her support of Michael Dukakis and the cooperation between Dukakis supporters and Thomas O'Neill supporters. She favors primary elections over the caucus practice. Closeup on teacup and saucer. They shoot cutaways (no audio). East Boston environs, houses, cars, Eastern Airlines sign. Editor's note: Content given off the record was edited out of this footage.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

East Boston

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

00:13:12

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Logan International Airport
Massachsuetts -- Politics and government
Elections
Voting
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-
Primaries
Locations
East Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
George, Christy (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; East Boston,” 02/05/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0468FFC6EDB4DE49D35CEC23111C2A0.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; East Boston.” 02/05/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0468FFC6EDB4DE49D35CEC23111C2A0>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; East Boston. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C0468FFC6EDB4DE49D35CEC23111C2A0
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