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Television Violence / Hearings #4197

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 12, 1969
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(Studio) Senate Communications subcommittee investigates violence on TV. Hears 3 network presidents.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [Chairperson John PASTORE - need to remove pollution from people's minds.] [CBS President Frank STANTON - says if violence removed, no drama.] [PASTORE - asks why commercials use sex.] Pastore wants board to review material. [NAB Vincent WASILEWSKI - says screening puts pressure on him.] [PASTORE - says rules code fools country by not being enforced.] NBC president Julian Goodman and ABC president Leonard Goldenson follow.

McBee, Keith;
Reynolds, Frank

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