The Big Squeeze

November 1961
Saturday Evening Post;11/11/1961, Vol. 234 Issue 45, p62
Focuses on the plans of Newton N. Minow, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, for television stations in the U.S. Performances of television stations; Revisions in licenses given to broadcasters; Regulation of television programs.


Related Articles

  • FTA starts the year early. Alarcon, Camille // B&T Weekly;1/28/2005, Vol. 54 Issue 2504, p7 

    Reports on the competition in the programming of commercial television networks in time for the new rating season in Australia. Expectation of the Seven Network to draw success from its showing of the U.S. hit "Desperate Housewives"; Presentation of reality/talent show genre in the programming...

  • In 1st Year, Local People Meters Boost Hearst's WCVB, Cable. Bachman, Katy // MediaWeek;5/26/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p12 

    Deals with the success of the first year of deployment of local people meters (LPM) in Boston, Massachusetts to measure local television (TV) audiences. Significance of LPM to WCVB TV station; Disadvantage of not signing on for LPM; List of TV stations which refused to sign on for LPM.

  • NIELSEN RATINGS REPORT.  // Daily Variety;9/8/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 47, p6 

    Presents a chart depicting the ranking of television programs from various television networks in the U.S.

  • What's new in cable. Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;05/28/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 23, p22 

    Reports updates on programming of dominant television networks for viewers in the United States. Television program premiere from A&E network; Special programs from AMC network; Original programs from Discovery network; Details on the motion pictures set by FX network.

  • Buyers shake U.S. tubes for tonic. Guider, Elizabeth // Variety;6/2/2003, Vol. 391 Issue 3, p7 

    Reports on the television program buyers from foreign television stations that plans to buy primetime programs in the United States. Performance of U.S. programs in foreign stations; Trends in television programs in the U.S.

  • UCTV now on SF cable. Laird, Cynthia // Bay Area Reporter;8/9/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 32, p5 

    The article reports that the University of California Television's (UCTV ) programming will air daily on EATV2, Comcast cable channel 75. According to the article, EATV2 is an educational access channel launched by City College of San Francisco. UCTV, a non-commercial channel, offers programs...

  • Fierce fight for first. Schneider, Michael // Daily Variety;8/29/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 40, pA1 

    Reports on the efforts of television networks to include television programs in their fall 2005 schedule that are appealing to the public in the U.S. Trend in television programs; List of programs that are included in the fall schedule; Advertising strategy for the programs.

  • Kindernets looming on German horizon. Molner, David // Variety;3/6/95, Vol. 358 Issue 5, p60 

    Reports on the entry of four American television networks specializing in children's programming in Germany. Walt Disney Co.'s joint venture with Compagnie Luxembourgeoise de Telediffusion (CLT); Nickelodeon's filing for a broadcast license; ARD's plan of spinning off its own children's network.

  • Syndie Shortage Stifles Stations. Lisotta, Christopher // Television Week;4/18/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p1 

    Reports on the scheduling problems encountered by television stations in the U.S. due to the cancellation of several syndicated television shows. Syndicated shows which are not returning for a sophomore season; Scarcity of first-run syndicated shows.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics