The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 12, 1976 · Page 218
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 218

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, December 12, 1976
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TV20 Palm Beach Post-Times, Sunday, December 12, 1976 c: 1:00 p.m. (6) "They Drive By Night," (1940), Humphrey Bo-gart, George Raft, Ann Sheridan. Marvelous melodrama of truck-driving brothers battling crooked bosses, with appealing Sheridan and bravura Ida Lu-pino sparking cast. Unforgettable dialogue. -k-k-kVz 4:30 ( 34) "Return to Treasure Island," (1954), Tab Hunter, Dawn Addams. Poor updating of Stevenson's novel, with student Hunter vying with crooks for buried treasure. v2 8:00 (6) "The McConnell Story," (1955), Alan Ladd, June Ally-son. Fictionalized biography of the United States' most famous test pilot. 1'2 1:00 a.m. (51) "Trail Beyond," John Wayne. The Duke hits the trail after robbers. 3:30 (51) "Crooked Sky," Wayne Morris. Scotland Yard and Washington work together in breaking a counterfeit ring and solving a murder. KEY TO RATINGS Excellent Good Fair Poor police officer turned to graft, and the slaying of a prostitute. With his girlfriend's father, ' Police Officer Sam Chapman, reporter Jim Malloy watches prizefighter Dave Dawson throw his final bout. Then Dawson embarks on a new career and a romance with Jenny, a prostitute mysteriously tied to Chapman. 10:00 (10,12) ABC News Closeup: "Divorce For Better or For Worse." Actual case histories show why there are desperate needs for legal reforms, stricter regulations of counselors and therapists, and greater public awareness regarding the financial and emotional problems facing divorced persons. 10:00 ( 34) Barnaby Jones: Barnaby' s attempt to clear a young prison trusty of felony murder in a prison break begins to uncover clues that could locate a long-missing half-million dollars, stolen two years earlier in an armored car robbery. 8:00 (4,34) The Waltons: John-Boy has a rude awakening when he learns the people of Jefferson County are the target of a dirty political plot after a smooth talking politician comes to Walton's Mountain to campaign for sheriff, an office that he appears to have clinched even before the election. 9:00 (2) Visions: "Scenes from the Middle Class." Two plays, one about a white family on the way down the economic ladder, the other, about a black family on the way up. In Betty Patrick's "Monkey in the Middle," a fortyish woman tries to save her marriage to a successful physician. In David Trainer's "Winter Tour," a young woman realizes she must depend on herself when her father loses his high-paying executive position. 10:00 (5,7) Gibbsville: Robert For-ster, Barbara Parkins and Simon Oakland are guest stars in a story centering on a has-been prizefighter, a respected j " JsP John-Boy Walton (Richard Thomas), right, tries to help Curtis Willard (Tom Bower), the area's new doctor and his new brother-in-law, as he goes to the aid of a car crash victim during a bad Christmas Eve storm, in 'The Waltons,' tonight at 8 on Channels 4 and 34. (10,12) One Life to Live 3:00 (4,34) All in the Family (5,7) Another World (6) Flintstones (23) Liga Contra El Cancer 3:15 (10,12) General Hospital 3:30 (4.34) Match Game (12) Andy Griffith (51) Financial Final 5.55 (4) Weather THURSDAY EVENING 6:00 (2) Zoom (4,7,12,34) News (6) Emergency One (23) Noticias (51) TBA 6:30 (2) Carrascolendas (4,34) CBS News (5) NBC News (10,12) ABC News (51) Biscayne Dog Show car with the money for a down payment. (R) 7:55 (2) Jack Hor-kheimer: Star Hustler. 8:00 (2) Fall of Eagles: "Tell the King the Sky is Falling." In the idyllic summer of 1914, the unbelievable has . happened and Europe is at war. As the Czar has finally lost all authority, the Russian generals and political leaders combine to demand his abdication, for fear of being overwhelmed by a wider and deeper gle." Chapter 4. The tensions of Army life in peacetime begin to take their toll. (10,12) Tony Randall Show: Judge Franklin pops the question, "Will you marry me?" to beautiful Judge Eleanor Hooper. 9:30 (10,12) Nancy Walker Show: Terry's depressed over his stalled acting career and he points an accusing finger at Nancy. 10:00 (4) Oral Roberts Special: Christmas Dreams. Natalie Cole and a host of life-sized puppets. (5,7) Gibbsville: See Spotlight. (5,7) Tonight Show (10) Ironside (12) Streets of San Francisco: In a fit of rage, a top newsman kills his former girlfriend because she had been seeing another man who turns out to be his son. (R) 12:00 (6) Untouchables (51) Sea Hunt 12:30 (4,34) Movie (10) Streets of San Francisco: See 11:30 p.m. Ch. 12. (12) Dan August: Following the murder of the sister of a city councilman, Dan August finds evidence against a black militant leader. (R) (51) I Led Three Lives 1:00 (5,7) Tomorrow: Tom Snyder. (6) Noticias (51) Movie: "Trail Beyond.' 1:30 (10) Dan August: See 12.30 a.m. Ch. 12 listing. THURSDAY MORNING 6:00 (10) Women in the Professions (34) PTL Club 6:25 (5) This is the Life 6:30 (6) Fran Carlton (10) Noticiero Obser- vadorJobline 6:45 (12) What's On Your Mind: Dr. Robert Alsofrom 7:00 (4) Skipper Chuck (5,7) Today (6) Popeye and Friends (10) Arthur and Company (12) Good Morning, America (34) CBS News 7:30 (10) A.M. Miami 8:00 (4,34) Captain Kangaroo (6) Duck Duck Goose (10) Good Morning, America (51) PTL Club 8:30 (6) Community Close-up 9:00 (4,12) Mike Douglas (5) Perry Mason (6) Manna (7) Bonania (34) PTL Club 9:30 (6) 700 Club 10:00 (5) Sanford and Son (7) The Gong Show (10) Family Feud (34) The Price is Right (51 ) Stocks and 10:25 (7) News 10:30 (4) Price is Right (5,7) Hollywood Squares (10) Don Ho Show (12) Bonanza 11:00 (2) Electric Company (5,7) Wheel of Fortune (6) Not for Women Only (10) Edge of Night (34) Double Dare 11:30 (4,34) Love of Life (5,7) Stumpers (6) Love American Style (10,12) Happy Days 11:55 (4) Weather (34) CBS News THURSDAY AFTERNOON 12:00 (4,5,10) News (6) Perry Mason (7) 50 Grand Slam (12) The Don Ho Show (34) Young and the Restless (51) Stocks and News 12:30 (4,34) Search for Tomorrow (5) The Gong Show (7) News (10,12) All My Children 12:55 (5) NBC News 1:00 (4) Young and the Restless (5,7) Somerset (6) Movie: "They Drive By Night." (10) Donahue (12) Ryan's Hope (34) Around the Town 1:30 (4,34) As the World Turns (5,7) Days of Our Lives (12) Family Feud ,2:00 (10,12) $20,000 Pyramid 2:30 (4,34) Guiding Light (5,7) The Doctors revolution. (4,34) The Waltons: See Spotlight. 34 LEGEND LIVES! NEW-THE WALTONS Adv. (5,7) Van Dyke and Company: (6) The Three Stooges (23) Cocodrila 4:00 (2) Sesame Street (4,34) Tattletales (5) Dark Shadows (7) The Odd Couple (10) Brady Bunch (12) Edge of Night (23) Mundo de Juguete 4:30 (4) Merv Griffin (5) Big Valley (6) Bewitched (7) Dinah: Shelley Winters, Dr. Hook. (10) Medical Center (12) Howdy Doody (23) La Criada Bien Criada (34) Movie: "Return to Treasure Island." (51) Daily Market Close 5:00 (2) Mister Rogers Neighborhood (6) My Three Sons (12) The Brady Bunch (23) Una Muchacha Llamada Milagros (51) Investment Digest 5:30 (2) Electric Company (5,10) News (6) Partridge Family 7:00 (2) MacNeilLehrer Report (4,34) Lawrence Welk (5) Treasure Hunt (6) I Dream of Jean-nie (7) NBC News (10) $25,000 Pyramid (12) Hogan's Heroes (23) Barata de Primavera (51) Horse Racing 7:30 (2) Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman: Mary has a plan for Cathy's baby; Merle makes another offer to Loretta and Tom and Heather talk about sex and the single teenager. (5) Name That Tune (6) Hogan's Heroes (7) Hollywood Squares (10) In Search of Strange Visitors. (12) The Odd Couple: Felix selects a grave site and entrusts Os (6) News (10,12) ABC News Closeup: See Spotlight. (23) Imperdonabla (34) Barnaby Jones: See Spotlight. 10:30 (6) Alan Burke Show (23) Noticias 11:00 (2) Monty Python's Flying Circus (4,5,7,10,12,34) News (6) Wild Wild West (23) Cine (51) Dave Dennis 11:30 (2) ABC News: Captioned (4,34) Kojak Bobby Gentry is guest. (6) Movie: "The McConnell Sto- (10,12) Welcome 3 Back, Kotter: Gabe Kaplan. (23) Super Show Goya (51) Comedias 8:30 (10,12) Barney Miller 9:00 (2) Visions: See Spotlight. (4,34) Hawaii Five-0 (5,7) Best Sellers: "Once Upon an Ea 1:45 (12) What's On Your Mind: Dr. Robert Alsofrom. 2:45 (10) Jobline 3:00 (10) Noticias (51) Laurel and Hardy 3:30 (51) Movie: "Crooked Sky." 5:30 (51) Bat Masterson

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