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Group, The; Smoking


12/23/93 Smoking

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Group, The
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Edith Pearlman, smoking ban opponent; Karen Wenc, smoking ban advocate; Gregory Adam, maitre d', cigar smoker; Alan Place, non-smoker; Joan Wyatt, smoker; Edith Pearlman, Brookline smoking ban opponent.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; Smoking,” 12/23/1993, GBH Archives, accessed January 18, 2022,
MLA: “Group, The; Smoking.” 12/23/1993. GBH Archives. Web. January 18, 2022. <>.
APA: Group, The; Smoking. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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