All three network presidents were replaced in the first half of 1958. The only fifteen-minute programs remaining are newscasts and sports filler. John Daly and the News, Douglas Edwards with the News, and The Huntley-Brinkley Report go head-to-head at 7:15 weekdays, though some NBC and CBS affiliates aired them at 6:45.

Sunday 7pm 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC You Asked For It Maverick Bowling Stars Open Hearing All-American Football Game of the Week Scotland Yard . . .
CBS Lassie The Jack Benny Program / Bachelor Father The Ed Sullivan Show General Electric Theater Alfred Hitchcock Presents The $64,000 Challenge What’s My Line?
NBC The Original Amateur Hour Sally The Steve Allen Show The Dinah Shore Chevy Show The Loretta Young Show . . .

Monday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC American Bandstand The Guy Mitchell Show Bold Journey The Voice of Firestone Lawrence Welk’s Top Tunes and New Talent . . .
CBS The Adventures of Robin Hood The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Arthur Godrey’s Talent Scouts The Danny Thomas Show December Bride Studio One in Hollywood
NBC The Price Is Right The Restless Gun Tales of Wells Fargo Twenty One Turn of Fate / Goodyear Theatre Suspicion

Tuesday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC Cheyenne / Sugarfoot The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Broken Arrow Telephone Time The West Point Story . . .
CBS Name That Tune The Phil Silvers Show The Eve Arden Show To Tell the Truth The Red Skelton Show The $64,000 Question Assigment: Foreign Legion
NBC The Nat King Cole Show The Eddie Fisher Show / The George Gobel Show Meet McGraw The Bob Cummings Show The Californians . . .

Wednesday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC Disneyland Tombstone Territory Ozzie and Harriet The Walter Winchell File The Wednesday Night Fights
10:15 Famous Fights
CBS I Love Lucy (reruns) The Big Record The Millionaire I’ve Got a Secret Armstrong Circle Theatre / The United States Steel Hour
NBC Wagon Train Father Knows Best Kraft Television Theater This Is Your Life . . .

Thursday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC Circus Boy Zorro The Real McCoys The Pat Boone Chevy Showroom O.S.S. Navy Log . . .
CBS Sergeant Preston of Yukon Harboourmaster Climax! / Shower of Stars Playhouse 90
NBC Tic Tac Dough You Bet Your Life Dragnet The People’s Choice The Ford Show, Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford The Lux Show Starring Rosemary Clooney The Jane Wyman Show

Friday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin The Adventures of Jim Bowie The Patrice Munsel Show The Frank Sinatra Show Date with the Angels Colt .45 . . .
CBS Leave It to Beaver Trackdown Dick Powell’s Zane Grey Theater Mr. Adams and Eve Schlitz Playhouse The Lineup Person to Person
NBC Saber of London The Court of Last Resort The Life of Riley M Squad The Thin Man Gillette Cavalcade of Sports 10:45 Red Barber’s Corner

Saturday 7:30 8pm 8:30 9pm 9:30 10pm 10:30
ABC Keep It In the Family Country Music Jubilee Lawrence Welk’s Dodge Dancing Party The Mike Wallace Interview . . .
CBS Perry Mason Dick and the Duchess The Gale Storm Show Have Gun, Will Travel Gunsmoke . . .
NBC People Are Funny The Perry Como Show The Polly Bergen Show / Club Oasis The Gisele MacKenzie Show What’s It For? Your Hit Parade

ABC: Country Music Jubilee was formerly named Ozark Jubilee.

NBC: NBC’s Saturday Night News aired at 7pm-7:30. The Original Amateur Hour moved from ABC. Turn of Fate was formerly named Alcoa Theatre. Saber of London was formerly named The Vise.

CBS: Harbourmaster switched to ABC in January, and aired Sundays under a new name, Adventure at Scott Island. Leave It to Beaver moved to Wednesdays at 7:30 on March 26, 1958. The Danny Thomas Show moved from ABC, and ran on CBS until September 2, 1971.

American Bandstand debuts August 5, 1957 and would run until 1989. The 20th Century debuts on October 20, and would run until January 4, 1970. Kraft Television Theatre finishes its run after 650 episodes, May 7, 1947 – October 1, 1958. Kukla, Fran and Ollie finishes its run, October 13, 1947 (WNBQ) – May 1, 1957.

The NTA Film Network provided several programs to its 100+ affiliates, including Fox movies, How to Marry a Millionaire, Man Without a Gun, and Official Detective.

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