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Paley Death #330201

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 27, 1990
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Death of CBS founder William Paley reported.

(No location given: Dan Rather) Paley's career reviewed; historical scenes shown of Paley's times and the people he hired, such as Edward R. Murrow, first for radio and later for TV. [PALEY - talks about the new medium of radio; describes reaction to young singer Frank Sinatra.] Early CBS television stars Jack Benny, George Burns and Gracie Allen, Ed Sullivan and others shown. [PALEY - says television is entertainment; talks about the business.] Author David Halberstam quoted about Paley.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:06:30

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