|WTTW Channel 11, Chicago, Illinois|
Sign-off and SSB recorded 25 December 1978
Page modified Thursday, 27 August 2020
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.
WEBMASTER'S NOTE: This clip appears here courtesy of The Museum of Classic Chicago Television, a.k.a. FuzzyMemories.tv. FuzzyMemories is a site devoted to the study, acquisition, preservation, exhibition and nostalgic enjoyment of Chicagoland television.
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