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Maggie's Physical Fatness Program; FIRST CRISIS, The

04/12/1974


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Series
Maggie's Physical Fatness Program
Program
FIRST CRISIS, The
Program Number

103

Series Description

Exercise program hosted by Maggie Lettvin (taught physical education at MIT)

Broadcast Mondays beginning April 1, 1974 for 13 weeks

Maggie shows people who are overweight how to lose all the extra poundage they want. What’s involved is special exercise that can be done by people too heavy for other kinds, diets tailored to personal needs and a lot of common sense. A dozen people slim down and the weeks go by.

See Prime Time program guide, April 1974 for cover story.

Series release date: 1/4/1974

Program Description

Just about now there are all sorts of reasons to stop- fatigue, dizziness, irregularity, hunger. Problems that invariably confront the reducer but all of which can be handled. And handled sensibly, as Maggie demonstrates

Duration

00:30:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Health
Exercise
Creators
Cook, Peter (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Maggie's Physical Fatness Program; FIRST CRISIS, The,” 04/12/1974, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F35B51AD81614564A64A51E2FD39207F.
MLA: “Maggie's Physical Fatness Program; FIRST CRISIS, The.” 04/12/1974. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F35B51AD81614564A64A51E2FD39207F>.
APA: Maggie's Physical Fatness Program; FIRST CRISIS, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F35B51AD81614564A64A51E2FD39207F
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