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Simulcasts in a few East coast cities. Approximately 30 stations began operating in 1948, bringing the total to over 40. NBC begins a 10-minute newscast, Camel Newsreel Theatre, that uses newsreels from Fox Movietone News on February 16, 1948.

Sunday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
NBC . . . Television Playhouse / specials . . .

Monday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
NBC . . .

8:10 Americana
8:40 local
The Esso Newsreel
9:10 Boxing from St. Nicolas Arena
DuMont Small Fry Club Doorway to Fame . . .

Tuesday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
DuMont Small Fry Club . . . Western Movie Mary Kay and Johnny
9:15 local
. . .

Wednesday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
NBC . . . Kraft Television Theatre In the Kelvinator Kitchen
8:45 local
Court of Current Issues . . .
DuMont Small Fry Club . . .

Thursday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
NBC . . . 7:50 The Esso Newsreel Meet the Press Musical Merry-Go-Round You Are an Artist
9:15 local
Juvenile Jury . . .
DuMont Small Fry Club Birthday Party . . . Charade Quiz . . .

Friday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
NBC . . . Campus Hoopla
8:20 The World in Your Home
. . . Boxing from Madison Square Garden
DuMont Small Fry Club . . .

DuMont: The Origianl Amateur Hour began in midseason.

Meet the Press debuts November 6. The Original Amateur Hour debuts on January 18, 1948, and would run until September 27, 1970, switching networks six times. The Ed Sullivan Show debuts on June 20, 1948, and would run until June 6, 1971. CBS starts a newscast on August 14, 1948.

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