Ten O'Clock News; Cash register transactions
Tight shots of many customers' hands paying for merchandise with dollars at checkout counter of discount store. Sound effect of old fashioned cash register. Transaction with BankAmericard (Visa). Cashier places credit card and charge slip on sliding metal plate to make impression of number; then checks printed list of invalid account numbers. Reporter explains different ways to pay including cash and check, and the increasing availability of charge cards or electronic money.
- Ten O'Clock News
Cash register transactions
- 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
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- News Report
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Cash register transactions,” 08/11/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 25, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C70C9D8F014545AD86FAB0A0556B65D8.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Cash register transactions.” 08/11/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 25, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C70C9D8F014545AD86FAB0A0556B65D8>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Cash register transactions. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C70C9D8F014545AD86FAB0A0556B65D8