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Seldes talks about "The Ladies of the Corridor," which cannot please even the least critical theater goer. Television shows, scheduling.
Police commissioner gave a talk criticizing the broadcasting industry for their treatment of police officers.
"Someone has to say that "I Love Lucy" is the worst program on the air, and I wish it didn't have to be me." In an effort to economize on production costs, they are discarding about 70% of Lucille Ball's talents.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 71511
Municipal archives id: LT3079