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Ten O'Clock News; John Volpe


John Volpe exits elevator with entourage. A group of reporters stops him to ask questions about the Special Commission on State and County Buildings and Albert "Toots" Manzi. Volpe is followed into and out of an office by a crowd of people.

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Ten O'Clock News

John Volpe

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



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Volpe, John A.
News Report
Wu, Janet (Reporter)
Volpe, John A. (Speaker)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; John Volpe,” 05/06/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C789B072204B46168C224013E4428400.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; John Volpe.” 05/06/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C789B072204B46168C224013E4428400>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; John Volpe. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C789B072204B46168C224013E4428400
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