MUSEUM OF TELEVISION AND RADIO SPECIAL EVENT: HIGHLIGHT TAPE FOR CHASE MANHATTAN EVENT

Summary

Excerpts as follows: 1. "See It Now" (1951) premiere. Edward R. Murrow demonstrates live split screen shot of Golden Gate Bridge and Statue of Liberty. 2. Arturo Toscanini conducts early moments of Beethoven's 5th Symphony in 1952 telecast. 3. Lucille Ball at a Paley Center seminar (1984), discusses the "I Love Lucy" William Holden episode in which her nose catches fire. 4. Vice President Richard Nixon "debates" USSR Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev at the RCA Color TV Pavilion (1959). 5. Pablo Picasso (on 1957 episode of "Wisdom") makes a bird out of clay in real-time, in front of our eyes. 6. Fred Astaire and Ethel Merman on "The Hollywood Palace" (1966) sing a medley of standards, including "I Got Rhythm," "I Get a Kick Out of You," etc. Ends with MT&R Flying Logo.

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  • DATE: April 12, 1992
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:12:26
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: B:23739
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