Ten O'Clock News; Blue laws
Governor Edward King speaks on lifting blue laws to permit Sunday business. King signs bill that allows businesses to open Sundays, although the law prohibits forcing anyone to work Sundays. King states that this bill will increase job opportunities.
- Ten O'Clock News
- 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
- Massachusetts -- Politics and government
- Press conferences
- Bills, Legislative
- King, Edward J., 1925-2006
- News Report
- King, Edward J., 1925-2006 (Speaker)
- Vaillancourt, Meg (Reporter)
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Blue laws,” 12/22/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 27, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8ECE57B6F114E3EA2323447345BD420.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Blue laws.” 12/22/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 27, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8ECE57B6F114E3EA2323447345BD420>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Blue laws. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8ECE57B6F114E3EA2323447345BD420