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Ten O'Clock News; Finnegan campaigns at Faneuil Hall


Boston mayoral candidate David Finnegan speaks outside Faneuil Hall in opposition to low property taxes paid by developer of Quincy Market pursuant to deal made with city. He compares the tax rates paid by Faneuil Hall and Milton Street in Dorchester.

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Ten O'Clock News

Finnegan campaigns at Faneuil Hall

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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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Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.)
City planning
Finnegan, David I.
Political campaigns
Boston (Mass.)
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Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Finnegan campaigns at Faneuil Hall,” 05/23/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E78C42FD81FC49AAADC89E9EA43F8042.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Finnegan campaigns at Faneuil Hall.” 05/23/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E78C42FD81FC49AAADC89E9EA43F8042>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Finnegan campaigns at Faneuil Hall. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E78C42FD81FC49AAADC89E9EA43F8042
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