|WTTW Channel 11, Chicago IL
Sign-off and SSB from
Monday, 25 December 1978
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|Chicago Public Television calls it a night
very early on Christmas Day 1978. The clip commences with
the final couple of minutes of a muscal program Sing
Ye Noel, immediately followed by the 1970s-era
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) animated ID. Following
this is a PBS promo for New Year's At Pops,
which is followed by a WTTW PSA featuring legendary
talk-show host Phil Donahue promoting the Yule
Connection. Next is the WTTW sign-off, delivered by
announcer Marty Robinson, followed by a WTTW-produced SSB
film featuring scenes of the city of Chicago.
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