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By Robert Bennett,Dennis Richard

ISBN-10: 1939447119

ISBN-13: 9781939447111

many folks do not understand how very important neighborhood tv programming is to a geographic marketplace. Bob Bennett has lengthy been often called a broadcasting visionary and helped mildew neighborhood tv into what it really is this day. Having all started his occupation in early tv, he went directly to turn into normal supervisor of WTTG in Washington, D.C., WNEW-TV in manhattan and eventually GM of WCVB-TV in Boston. Bob explains how the struggle for the license to function WCVB-TV was once gained, and the way the station started its humble beginnings from a tractor warehouse in Needham, MA. He has labored all through his profession with tv humans corresponding to Norman Lear, Fred Silverman, John Kluge, Fred Pierce, etc. at the present time, WCVB-TV is a tv good fortune tale that has been tricky to rival by means of the other television station within the nation. This booklet and the tale of WCVB-TV, has damaged the hearts and souls of a few, dashed the hopes of others and eventually made forty-five humans millionaires by the point the station used to be offered to Metromedia

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