Dore Schary Papers, circa 1920-1980

Container Title
Subseries: Television Scripts, 1948-1971
Physical Description: 54 boxes (34.4 cubic feet) 
Scope and Content Note: Television scripts are arranged alphabetically by title, with programs that were only one episode long arranged alphabetically under Specials.
Afternoon Report. Scripts, 1964
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Daily, five-minute newscasts with Edwin Newman reporting.
Box   509
Folder   1
1964 August 5, 8
The Art Carney Show. Scripts, 1960
Physical Description: 5 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a series of hour-long drama and comedy shows presented about once a month, which starred Art Carney and was produced by David Susskind.
1960
Box   509
Folder   2
January 8, “The Man in the Dog Suit,” by Edwin Corle, adapted by Albert Beich and William H. Wright
Box   509
Folder   3
February 5, “Three in One”
Scope and Content Note: Contains “A Pound on Demand” by Sean O'Casey, “Where the Cross is Made” by Eugene O'Neill, and “Red Peppers,” an interlude with music from “Tonight at Eight-Thirty” by Noel Coward
Box   509
Folder   4
March 4, “The Best of Anything,” by Larry Gelbart and Sheldon Keller
Box   509
Folder   5
April 8, “Victory,” by Joseph Conrad, adapted by Michael Dyne
Box   509
Folder   6
May 6, “Full Moon Over Brooklyn,” by Wolcott Gibbs, adapted by Irving Gaynor Neiman
Camel News Caravan. Scripts, 1952
Physical Description: 3 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: News copy and routines for a fifteen-minute, early evening newscast, reported by John Cameron Swayze. The program ran from 1948 to 1956 when it was replaced by the Huntley-Brinkley Report.
1952
Box   509
Folder   7-9
July 7-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-31
Box   510
Folder   1-7
August 1, 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
Box   511
Folder   1-7
September 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-30
Box   511
Folder   8-10
October 1-3, 6-10, 13-16
Box   512
Folder   1-3
October 17, 20-24, 27-31
Box   512
Folder   4-8
November 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   512
Folder   9-11
December 1-5, 8-12, 15-16
Box   513
Folder   1-3
December 17-19, 22-26, 29-31
Cameo Theatre. Script, 1950
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Script for a half-hour dramatic anthology.
Box   513
Folder   4
1950 June 14, “Lottery,” by Shirley Jackson, adapted by Ellen Violett
Chevrolet on Broadway. Scripts, 1949
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Sample script of a half-hour dramatic anthology.
Box   513
Folder   5
1949 May 2, “The Suicide Club,” by Robert Louis Stevenson, adapted by Samuel Carter.
Chevrolet Tele-Theatre. Scripts, 1949
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts of a half-hour dramatic anthology.
Box   513
Folder   6
1949
October 31, “Witness for the Prosecution,” by Agatha Christie, adapted by Eleanor Tarshis.
December 26, “I Cover Times Square,” by Harold Huber, Louis Vittes, and Murray Burnett.
Day Report. Scripts, 1964-1965, 1967, 1969
Physical Description: 3 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Daily five-minute midday newscast, with Edwin Newman reporting.
Box   513
Folder   7
1964
July 3
August 3, 5-7, 10, 12-14
October 8, 12, 14-15
1965
August 10-13
Box   513
Folder   8
1967
May 2-3, 8, 10-11, 16
July 17-19, 24-25, 28, 31
Box   513
Folder   9
1969
January 13-14, 16-17, 21-24, 27-30
February 3-7, 10, 12-13, 17-21, 24-28
March 3-4, 6-7, 11, n.d
The Dick Powell Show. Scripts, 1962-1963
Physical Description: 3 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for Powell's last TV series, an anthology of hour-long dramatic presentations. Producers included Jackie Cooper, Bruce Geller, Sam Peckinpah, and Aaron Spelling.
1962
Box   513
Folder   10
January 9, #4753, “The Time to Die,” by Aaron Spelling
Box   513
Folder   11
September 25, #5113, “Special Assignment,” by Ben Starr and Bob O'Brien
Box   513
Folder   12
October 9, #5103, “Run Till It's Dark,” by Turnley Walker
Box   513
Folder   13
October 11, #5109, “The Doomsday Boys”
Box   513
Folder   14
October 23, #5111, “The Sea Witch,” by Allen H. Miner and Cecil Smith
Box   514
Folder   1
October 30, #5139, “The Great Anatole,” by Richard Alan Simmons
Box   514
Folder   2
November 20, #5121, “In Search of a Son,” by S. Lee Pogostin
Box   514
Folder   3
November 27, #5133, “Borderline,” by Albert Beich and William H. Wright
Box   514
Folder   4
December 4, #5137, “Pericles on 31st Street,” by Harry Mark Petrakis, adapted by Harry Mark Petrakis and Sam Peckinpah
Box   514
Folder   5
December 11, #5135, “The Court-Martial of Captain Wycliff,” by Harry Julian Fink
Box   514
Folder   6
December 18, #5141, “Crazy Sunday,” by F. Scott Fitzgerald, adapted by James Poe
Box   514
Folder   7
December 25, #5107, “The Big Day”
1963
Box   514
Folder   8
January 8, #5129, “Project X,” by Collier Young
Box   514
Folder   9
January 15, #5131, “The Losers,” by Bruce Geller
Box   514
Folder   10
January 22, #5119, “Everybody Loves Sweeney,” by Bill Manhoff, adapted by Bill Manhoff and Berne Giler
Box   514
Folder   11
January 20, #5157, “The Rage of Silence,” by Ed Speigel and Jules Maitland
Box   514
Folder   12
February 5, #5143, “The Judge,” by Bruce Geller and Harry Mark Petrakis
Box   515
Folder   1
February 12, #5145, “Luxury Liner,” by Christopher Knopf
Box   515
Folder   2
February 26, #5155, “Tissue of Hate,” by Tony Barrett
Box   515
Folder   3
March 5, #5151, “Thunder in a Forgotten Town,” by Lewis Reed, revised by Richard Carr
Box   515
Folder   4
March 12, #5153, “Colossus,” by Richard Alan Simmons
Box   515
Folder   5
March 19, #5163, “Charlie's Duet,” by Richard Carr
Box   515
Folder   6
March 26, #5171, “The Third Side of a Coin,” by S. Lee Pogostin
Box   515
Folder   7
April 2, #5177, “Epilogue,” by Bruce Geller
Box   515
Folder   8
April 16, #5179, “The Last of the Big Spenders,” by Richard Alan Simmons
Box   515
Folder   9
April 30, #5101, “Last of the Private Eyes,” by Richard Carr and Robert L. Jacks
Box   515
Folder   10
undated, #5105, “The Commandos,” by Harry Julian Fink
Box   516
Folder   1
undated, #5117, “The Senator from Horse-Shoe Bend,” by Ben Starr and Bob O'Brien
Box   516
Folder   2
undated, #5165, “Amos Burke,” by Albert Beich and William H. Wright
Direct Line. Scripts, 1967
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Transcript of a public press conference in which the audience asked the questions. The series was presented on WNBC Television in cooperation with the League of Women Voters of New York.
Box   516
Folder   3
1967 May 7
Dow Hour of Great Mysteries. Scripts, 1960
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts of a dramatic anthology presented about once a month.
1960
Box   516
Folder   4
March 31, “The Bat,” by Mary Roberts Rinehart and Avery Hopwood, adapted by Walter Kerr
Box   516
Folder   5
April 24, “The Burning Court,” by John Dickson Carr, adapted by William and Audrey Roos
The Dupont Show of the Week. Scripts, 1962
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for the successor to the Dupont Show of the Month which featured hour-long drama, documentaries and musical programs.
1962
Box   516
Folder   6
February 4, “Masterpiece,” by Gordon Russell (Air title: “The Forgery”)
Box   516
Folder   7
April 15, “The Big Alabama Wonder,” by Franklyn MacGregor (Air title: “The Action in New Orleans”)
Eleventh Hour News. Papers, 1952, 1956
Physical Description: 2 boxes and 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts, routines, director's reports, and master broadcast reports for a ten-minute, nightly newscast on WNBC-TV reported by John McCaffery. The 1956 material consists of scripts only. Further scripts for this program are filed with the WNBC News Script sample.
Directors' Reports, 1952
Box   516
Folder   8
January 14-18, 20-25, 27-31
February 1, 3-8, 10-15, 17-22, 24-29
March 2-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23-28, 30-31
April 1-4, 6-11, 13-18, 20-25, 27-30
May 1, 4-9, 11-14, 18-19
Box   516
Folder   9
May 19-23, 25-30
June 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-27, 29-30
July 1-4, 6, 11, 13-18, 27-31
August 1, 3-8, 11-15, 17-22, 24-26, 28-29, 31
September 1-5, 7-12, 15-16, 18-19, 22-26, 28-30
October 1-3, 5-10
November 14, 16
Scripts
1952
Box   517
Folder   1-3
October 12-17, 19-24, 26-31
Box   517
Folder   4-7
November 2, 5-7, 9-13, 17-21, 28, 30
December 1-3
Box   518
Folder   1-2
December 4-5, 7-12, 14
1956
Box   518
Folder   3-4
June 1, 408, 10-15, 17-22, 24-29
Box   518
Folder   5-6
July 1-6, 8-13, 16-20, 22-27, 29-31
Box   518
Folder   7
August 1-3, 5-7, 9-10, 12, 17-19, 21-24, 26-30
Box   518
Folder   8-9
September 2, 5-7, 9-14, 16-18, 20-21, 23, 25-28, 30
Box   519
Folder   1-2
October 2-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26, 28-31
Esso News. Scripts, 1956
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts and routines for a 15-minute evening newscast, narrated by Ken Banghart, on WNBC-TV.
Box   519
Folder   3-4
1956 October 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31
Frank McGee Saturday/Sunday Report. Scripts, 1967, 1969
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Two scripts from the half-hour weekend news program.
Box   519
Folder   5
1967 July 15
1969 February 16
From These Roots. Scripts, 1959, 1961
Physical Description: 8 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a half-hour daytime serial. Principal writers were Leonard Stadd and John M. Young.
Box   520
Folder   1
1959 July 20
1961
Box   520
Folder   2-6
January 3-6, 9-13, 16, 18-19, 23-27, 30-31, February 1, 21
Box   520
Folder   7-10
February 6-10, 14-17, 20-24, 28, March 1-3
Box   520
Folder   11-14
March 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 27-29, April 3
Box   520
Folder   15-18
April 4-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28, May 1
Box   520
Folder   19
May 2-5, 10
Box   521
Folder   1-2
May 11-12, 15-19, 22-24, June 5
Box   521
Folder   3-6
June 6-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30, July 3
Box   521
Folder   7-9
July 4-5, 11-12 (or 13-14), 17-21, 24-26, 28, 31, August 1
Box   521
Folder   10-13
August 3 (or 4), 7-11, 21-25, 28-31, September 1, 4
Box   521
Folder   14-17
September 5-8, 11-15, 18-19, 21-22, 25-28, October 2-4
Box   522
Folder   1-4
October 5-6, 9-13, 17-18, 20, 24-27, 30-31, November 1-3
Box   522
Folder   5-6
November 6-10, 13-15, 17
Box   523
Folder   1-2
November 20-24, 27-30
Box   523
Folder   3-7
December 1, 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
Gulf News Reports. Scripts, 1960-1961
Physical Description: 1 box 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts and some routine sheets for a series of special reports “designed for more complete coverage of the breaking news.” The specials varied in length from 15 minutes to an hour, and were all sponsored by the Gulf Oil Corporation, produced by Chet Hagan, directed by Bob Priaulx, and reported by Frank McGee and others.
1960
Box   524
Folder   1
August 9, “NBC Special Report from the Congo”
September 10, “NBC News Special” (on Hurricane Donna and the Congo Crisis)
September 18, “The General Assembly”
September 19, “The General Assembly”
September 20, “The General Assembly”
September 22, “The General Assembly”
September 23, “The General Assembly”
September 26, “The General Assembly”
September 27, “The General Assembly”
September 28, “The General Assembly”
September 29, “The General Assembly”
September 30, “The General Assembly”
Box   524
Folder   2
October 1, “The General Assembly”
October 3, “The General Assembly”
October 5, “The General Assembly”
December 16, (Double plane crash, New York City)
December 17, (Plane crashes, New York City and Munich)
December 30, “Projection '61” (annual report of 12 top NBC News correspondents)
1961
Box   524
Folder   3
January 2, “The Laotian Crisis”
January 10, “Tribute to a Patroit” (tribute to Dwight Eisenhower, narrated by James Stewart)
January 17, “The Texas Tower Disaster”
January 24, “Piracy in the Caribbean”
January 27, “Home from Moscow” (return of two RB-47 fliers held prisoner in Moscow)
January 31, “MR-2” (on chimpanzee sent into space)
Box   524
Folder   4
February 4, “Billion Dollar Bulge” (snowstorm in Northeastern United States)
February 4, “The Blizzard of '61”
February 13, “Lumumba: African Martyr?”
February 21, “Africa: Five Minutes to Twelve”
March 27, “Laos: Time for Decision”
Box   524
Folder   5
April 12, “Man Into Space” (Yuri Gagarin)
April 14, “Cosmonaut in Moscow” (Yuri Gagarin)
April 17, “Cuba: Island in Revolt”
April 22, “The Trouble Spots” (Cuba and Algeria)
April 30, “The Astronauts”
May 1, “May Day in Moscow”
May 8, “The Man of Freedom 7” (Alan Shepard)
May 22, “Alabama, U.S.A.” (racial violence)
May 24, “LBJ News Conference (upon his return from Asia)
Box   524
Folder   6
June 11, “Jacqueline Kennedy's Journey”
June 25, “Full of Peril--Bright with Hope” (South American trip of Adlai Stevenson)
July 10, “The Return of Gen. MacArthur”
July 16, “Official Report: MR-3” (Alan Shepard)
July 21, “The Flight of Liberty Bell” (Virgil “Gus” Grissom)
July 22, [Grissom News Conference]
July 25, “The President's Speech” (re: Berlin)
August 3, “The Great Plane Robery” (hijacking in El Paso)
August 18, “The Trial of Adolf Eichmann”
August 31, “Russian Pandora” (nuclear testing in Russia)
Box   524
Folder   7
September 10, “Hurricane Carla”
September 17, “A Question of War or Peace (UN Preview)”
September 18, “Death of a Statesman” (Dag Hammerskjold)
November 29, “Chimp in Orbit”
December 18, “Mission for Alliance” (Kennedy's trip to Venezuela and Colombia)
undated, “The Path to Space”
Hallmark Hall of Fame. Scripts, 1952-1953
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for several early Hall of Fame performances hosted by Sara Churchill.
Box   524
Folder   8
1952 February 10, #6, “Woman with A Sword,” by Hollister Noble, adapted by H. Philip Minis
1953 May 24, “Proudly I Love,” by John Schwartz
undated, “Elizabeth Barrett”
undated, “The Story of Martha Berry”
Home. Script, 1955
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for the first airing of “The World of Home” a segment of this noted women's program which featured human interest stories aimed at increasing understanding of current news. Also included are a number of promotional and sales materials.
Box   524
Folder   9
1955 August 22, by Harold Azine
The Howdy Doody Show. Scripts, 1957-1960
Physical Description: 4 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts from the last four seasons of the half-hour Saturday-morning children's show.
1957
Box   525
Folder   1
November 2-30, #2192-6
Box   525
Folder   2
December 7-21, #2197-9
December 28, #2200 [Anniversary show]
1958
Box   525
Folder   3
January 4-February 22, #2201-8
Box   525
Folder   4
March 1-April 26, #2209-17
Box   525
Folder   5
May 3-June 28, #2218-26
Box   525
Folder   6
July 5-August 30, #2227-35
Box   525
Folder   7
September 6-October 25, #2236-43
Box   525
Folder   8
November 1-29, #2244-8
Box   525
Folder   9
December 6-27, #2249-52
1959
Box   525
Folder   10
January 3-31, #2253-7
Box   525
Folder   11
February 7-28, #2258-61
Box   525
Folder   12
March 7-28, #2262-5
Box   525
Folder   13
April 4-25, #2266-9
Box   525
Folder   14
May 2-30, #2270-4
Box   525
Folder   15
June 6-27, #2275-8
Box   525
Folder   16
July 4-25, #2279-82
Box   525
Folder   17
August 1-29, #83-7
Box   525
Folder   18
September 5-26, #2288-91
Box   525
Folder   19
October 3-31, #2292-6
Box   525
Folder   20
November 7-28, #2297-2300
Box   525
Folder   21
December 5, #2301
1960
Box   526
Folder   1
January 2-30, #2305-8
Box   526
Folder   2
February 13-27, #2310-3
Box   526
Folder   3
March 5-26, #2314-7
Box   526
Folder   4
April 2-30, #2318-32
Box   526
Folder   5
May 7-28, #2323-6
Box   526
Folder   6
June 4-25, #2327-30
Box   526
Folder   7
July 2-30, #2331-5
Box   526
Folder   8
August 6-27, #2336-9
Box   526
Folder   9
September 10-24, #2341-3 (sic)
The Huntley-Brinkley Report. Scripts, 1956-1958, 1960-1967, 1969
Physical Description: 8 cartons and 1 box (8.5 cubic feet) 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts, including commercials, master broadcast reports, and routines for Chet Huntley and David Brinkley's 15-minute early evening newscast which replaced Camel New Caravan. The show was lengthened to a half-hour starting in September, 1963. For 1960 and later years, only the New York portion of the scripts are present.
1956
Box   527
Folder   1-8
October 29-31; November 1-2, 5-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26; December 4
Box   527
Folder   9-15
December 5-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28, 31
1957
January 1-2
Box   527
Folder   16-21
January 3-4, 7-11, 14-18, 21-23
Box   528
Folder   1-3
January 24-25, 28-February 1
Box   528
Folder   4-11
February 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-28
Box   528
Folder   12-19
March 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
Box   528
Folder   20-28
April 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-30
May 1
Box   529
Folder   1-9
May 2-3, 6-19, 13-17, 20-24, 27-31
Box   529
Folder   10-21
June 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   529
Folder   22-24
July 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31
Box   529
Folder   45-56
August 1-2, 5-9, 12-16
Box   530
Folder   1-10
August 19-23, 26-30
Box   530
Folder   11-31
September 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30
Box   530
Folder   32-40
October 1-4, 7-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-31
November 1
Box   530
Folder   41-48
November 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
Box   531
Folder   1-9
December 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30-31
1958
Box   531
Folder   10-18
January 2-3, 6-10, 20-24, 27-31
Box   531
Folder   19-26
February 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   531
Folder   27-31
March 3-7, 10-14, 17-19
Box   532
Folder   1-3
March 20-23, 24-28, 31
April 1
Box   532
Folder   4-10
April 2-4, 7-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-30
Box   532
Folder   11-18
May 1-2, 5-9, 12-16, 19-23, 25-30
June 2-3
Box   532
Folder   19-25
June 4-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30
July 1
Box   532
Folder   26-33
July 2-4, 7-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-31
August 1-4
Box   533
Folder   1-7
August 5-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
September 1-2
Box   533
Folder   8-14
September 3-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-30
October 1
Box   533
Folder   15-29
October 2-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 27-31
Box   533
Folder   30-49
November 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   534
Folder   1-23
December 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31
1960
Box   534
Folder   24-26
May 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30-31
Box   534
Folder   27-28
July 1, 4-8, 18-21
Box   534
Folder   29
September 16, 19-23, 26-30
1961
Box   534
Folder   30-31
April 3, 5-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   534
Folder   32
May 16-19, 22-26, 29-31
Box   534
Folder   33
1962 October 15-19, 22-26, 29-30
Box   534
Folder   34
1963 November 18-21, 25, 27-29
1964
Box   534
Folder   35-37
July 1-3, 20-24, 27-31
Box   534
Folder   38-39
August 1, 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 31
Box   534
Folder   40-41
October 1, 2, 12-15, 20
1965
Box   534
Folder   42
April 20, 22, 23; July 30
August 2-5, 9-13
Box   534
Folder   43
1966 June 9, 13-14
Box   535
Folder   1
1967 May 1-3, 8-10, 12, 15
1969
Box   535
Folder   2-3
January 8-10, 13-17, 21-24, 27-29
Box   535
Folder   4-7
February 4-6, 7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   535
Folder   8
March 3-8, 10-12
Huntley Brinkley Saturday Report. Scripts, 1969
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a Saturday evening version of the Huntley-Brinkley Report.
1969
Box   535
Folder   9
January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 15, 22
The Kraft Music Hall. Scripts, 1960, 1962
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts of an hour-long musical variety show starring Perry Como and produced by Nick Vanoff.
Box   536
Folder   1
1960 September 17, #1
1962 January 17, #15
Meet The Press. Scripts, 1967
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Transcripts of the weekly news-interview program broadcast over both NBC Radio and Television. The Society library subscribes to the Merkle Press reprints, but the holdings here supplement transcripts missing from the bound volumes. Moderators of the show were Edwin Newman and Neil Boggs.
Box   536
Folder   2
1967
, April 23; Guest: George C. Wallace
, July 16; Guest: Roy Wilkins
, September 17; Guest: Henry Cabot Lodge
, September 23; Guest: Walter Reuther
, October 15; Guest: George W. Romney
, October 22; Guest: Lee Kuan Yew
, December 17; Guests: Fred R. Harris and Edward W. Grooke
Morning Report. Scripts, 1962-1966, 1969-1971
Physical Description: 5 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a daily five-minute newscast reported by Edwin Newman.
Box   536
Folder   3
1962 October 16-19, 22-25, 29, 31
1963 November 18-22, 26-27, 29
1964
Box   536
Folder   4
June 9
July 1, 20, 22-24, 27-29
August 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 31
October 4, 6, 9, 12-16, 21-31
Box   536
Folder   5
1965 August 2-4, 9, 12-13
1966 June 2, 3, 6-8, 13-14
Box   537
Folder   1
1969 January 21
Box   537
Folder   2
1971 April 29
News Service. Scripts, 1952
Physical Description: 1 box 
Scope and Content Note: Reports, occasionally accompanied by news copy, to film editors stating the order in which news films were to be used and their running times.
1952
Box   537
Folder   3
September 22-26
Box   537
Folder   4-8
September 30-October 6, 7-13, 14-20, 21-27, 28-31
Box   537
Folder   9-11
November 3-7, 10-14, 17-20, 24
Box   538
Folder   1
November 25-28
Box   538
Folder   2
December 1-5
The News Today. Scripts, 1960
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for 15-minute midday newscat reported by Lee Nichols.
Box   538
Folder   3
1960 May 1, 15, 22
Omnibus. Scripts, 1961
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for an hour-long anthology of dramatic and educational shows hosted by Alistair Cooke and produced by Robert Saudek Associates.
1961
Box   538
Folder   4
January 1, “A Midwinter's Night Dream,”
February 5, “Abraham Lincoln--The Early Years,” by James Agee
Box   538
Folder   5
March 5, “Fierce, Funny, and Far Out,” (drama as viewed by William Saroyan)
On the Line with Bob Considine. Scripts, 1951, 1960
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a Sunday (and later Saturday) afternoon 15-minute program of news commentary.
Box   538
Folder   6
1951
January 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 11, 18, 25
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 28, 29
May 6, 13, 20, 27
June 10, 17
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 12, 19, 26
September 2, 8, 15, 22, 29
October 6, 13, 20, 27
November 3, 10, 17, 24
December 1, 8, 15, 22
1960
May 1, 22, 29
People Are Funny. Scripts, 1958
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for Art Linkletter's half-hour show in which contestants were asked to perform stunts.
Box   538
Folder   7
1958
December 2, #58-13
December 16, #58-14
December 23, #58-15
Review of the Week. Scripts, 1952
Physical Description: 1 box 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts and film summaries of “a pictorial summary of the week's news, filmed by NBC cameramen at home and abroad.”
1952
Box   538
Folder   8
January 6, 13, 20, 27
Box   538
Folder   9
February 3, 10, 17
Box   538
Folder   10
March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Box   539
Folder   1
April 6, 13, 20, 27
Box   539
Folder   2
May 4, 11, 18, 25
Box   539
Folder   3
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Box   539
Folder   4
July 6, 13, 20, 27
Box   539
Folder   5
August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Box   539
Folder   6
September 7, 14, 21, 28
Box   539
Folder   7
October 5, 12, 19, 26
Box   539
Folder   8
November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Box   539
Folder   9
December 7, 14, 21, 28
Savarin Saturday Night News. Scripts, 1951, 1956
Physical Description: 1/2 box 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts (including commercials), film director's reports, routine sheets, and master broadcast reports for a 15-minute weekly newscast reported by Bob Wilson and Peter Roberts on WNBC-TV.
1951
Box   540
Folder   1
February 3, 10, 17, 24; March 3
Box   540
Folder   2
March 10, 17, 24, 31
Box   540
Folder   3
April 7, 14, 21, 28
Box   540
Folder   4
November 22, 29
December 6, 13
1956
Box   540
Folder   5
August 4, 11, 18, 25
Box   540
Folder   6
September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Box   540
Folder   7
October 6, 13, 20, 27
Searchlight. Scripts, 1967
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Transcripts of a panel-interview of public officials on WNBC-TV, presented in cooperation with the Citizens Union. The moderator was Ben Grauer.
Box   539
Folder   10
1967 May 7; Guest: Dr. Howard Brown, NYC Health Services Administrator
The Shari Lewis Show. Scripts, 1960
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a half-hour children's show.
Box   539
Folder   11
1960
October 22-29
November 5-12
December 10-17
Specials, 1948-1968
Physical Description: 2 boxes 
Box   541
Folder   1
Abe Lincoln in Illinois, by Robert Sherwood, undated
Box   541
Folder   2
American Spectacle, by Lou Hazam, 1964 March 20
Box   541
Folder   3
Angel Street, by Patrick Hamilton, 1948 circa January
Box   541
Folder   4
Back to School - '59, (with David Brinkley), 1959 August 25
Box   541
Folder   5
The Beaten Path: The Story of a Year in Korea, by Gerald Green, 1951 June 25
Box   541
Folder   6
Before and After Stalin (with Henry Cassidy), circa 1953
Box   541
Folder   7
The Bougeois Gentleman, adapted by Herbert Graf, undated
Box   541
Folder   8
Breakthrough: Medicine-Shape of the Future by Leonard Engel, undated
Box   541
Folder   9
The Broadway of Lerner and Loewe, 1962 February 11
Box   541
Folder   10
Cameraman's View of 1952, 1952 December 28
Box   541
Folder   11
Clear and Present Danger, 1962 October 31
Box   541
Folder   12
Eisenhower on Lincoln as Commander in Chief, with Bruce Catton, 1963
Box   541
Folder   13
Eisenhower special, 1953 January 21
Box   541
Folder   14
Emerging Africa: Too Late for Reason (with Chet Huntley), 1959 September 13
Box   541
Folder   15
Fire in the City, 1951 October 7
Box   541
Folder   16
Focus, by Arthur Miller, adapted by S. Lee Pogostin, 1961 January 21
Box   541
Folder   17
Greece: The Golden Age, by Lou Hazam, 1963 November 19
Box   541
Folder   18
H.M.S. Pinafore, undated
Box   542
Folder   1
Hawaii-49th State, circa 1954
Box   542
Folder   2
Henry V, 1948 August 1
Box   542
Folder   3
Hoover Death, 1964 October 20
Box   542
Folder   4
The Land, (with Chet Huntley), 1962 March 13
Box   542
Folder   5
The Last of My Solid Gold Watches, by Tennessee Williams, adapted by Richard Harrity and Frederick Coe, undated
Box   542
Folder   6
The Lonely Woman, 1962 January 4
Box   542
Folder   7
The Many Faces of Spain, with Chet Huntley, 1961 November 14
Box   542
Folder   8
Mississippi Arrests and Hurricane Hilda, 1964 October 3
Box   542
Folder   9
Newark: A Special Report, 1967 July 16
Box   542
Folder   10
1952 Year End Review, 1952 December 30
Box   542
Folder   11
Nixon Film Narration, 1969 January 18
Box   542
Folder   12
Nuts Plus Twenty-The Battle of the Bulge, by Frank DeFelitta, 1964 September 1
Box   542
Folder   13
Orient Express, with Edwin Newman, 1964 January 7
Box   542
Folder   14
Plane Crash, 1963 November 29
Box   542
Folder   15
Ranger Seven...On Target, 1964 August 2
Box   542
Folder   16
The Road to Spaneau, with Joseph C. Harsch, 1954 June 27
Box   542
Folder   17
Roberto Rossellini's Sicily, with Edwin Newman, 1968 December 29
Box   542
Folder   18
Sentry Abroad, with Frank McGee, 1961 December 7
Box   542
Folder   19
Sikkim and its Yankee Queen, by Daniel Karasik, 1964 June 11
Box   542
Folder   20
The TFX Hearings, with Merrill Mueller, 1963 November 18
Box   542
Folder   21
Tragedy of Julius Caesar, 1949 March 28
Box   542
Folder   22
U-2 Incident, 1960 May 7
Box   542
Folder   23
You Can't Take It With You, undated
Ten For Survival. Scripts, 1958
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a ten-part series of half-hour shows “dedicated to man in the nuclear age,” hosted by Chet Huntley. Writers were Earl Hamner and William Welch.
1958
Box   543
Folder   1
September 4
October 28, #1, “Enter the Nuclear Age”
November 4, #2, “Knowledge is Survival”
November 11, #3, “Biography of a Disaster #1”
November 18, #4, “Biography of a Disaster #2”
November 25, #5, “Fact and Fable” (Synopsis title: “We're Better and Worse Than We Think”)
Box   543
Folder   2
December 2, #6, “What Do You Know?”
December 9, #7, “The Unseen Enemy”
December 26, #8, “Radiation and the Body”
December 23, #9, “Learn--and Live”
December 30, #10, “Today and Tomorrow”
That Was the Week That Was. Scripts, 1964-1965
Physical Description: 2 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a half-hour series of satrical sketches on current events. The executive producer was Leland Hayward and the regular writers were: William Boardman, Dee Caruso, Gerald Gardner, Buck Henry, Tom Meehan, Peter Meyerson, Herb Sargent, Gloria Steinem, and Calvin Trillin.
1964
Box   543
Folder   3
September 29; November 10, 17
Box   543
Folder   4
November 24; December 1, 8
Box   543
Folder   5
December 15, 22, 29
1965
Box   543
Folder   6
January 12, 19, 26
Box   544
Folder   1
February 1, 9, 16
Box   544
Folder   2
February 23; March 2-8
Box   544
Folder   3
March 16, 30; April 6
Box   544
Folder   4
April 13, 20, 27; May 4
Today. Scripts, 1956-1958, 1960-1962, 1965, 1967, 1969
Physical Description: 12 cartons and 3 boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts and other materials for the two-hour daily talk show. There are scripts for news and a few features for February-August 1956. From September 1956-February 1958, files include routine sheets, studio worksheets, and scripts for news, features, and commercials. The folders for March 1958-May 1961 contain only scattered routine sheets, etc. among the news scripts, but for June 1961-December 1965, the fuller documentation again appears. The 1967 folders contain news and weather scripts only, the 1969, news only. Files dated 1965-1969 are closed until 1984.
1956
Box   545
Folder   1-2
February 1-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 27-29
Box   545
Folder   3-4
March 1-2, 5-0, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30
Box   545
Folder   5-6
April 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23, 26-27, 30
Box   545
Folder   7-8
May 1-4, 7-11, 14, 17-18, 21-25, 28-31
Box   545
Folder   9-10
June 1, 4-8, 11, 13-15, 18-22, 27-29
Box   545
Folder   11-12
July 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30-31
Box   545
Folder   13
August 1-3, 6-10, 14-17, 23, 27-31
Box   545
Folder   14-21
September 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24=28
Box   545
Folder   22-23
October 1-5
Box   546
Folder   1-7
October 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31
Box   546
Folder   8-16
November 1-2, 5-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26-27, 29-30
1957
Box   546
Folder   17
September 12, 19, 26
Box   546
Folder   18-19
October 3-4, 7-9
Box   547
Folder   1-7
October 10-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-31
1958
Box   547
Folder   8-17
January 1-2, 6-9, 13-17, 20-24, 27-31
Box   547
Folder   18-22
February 3-7, 10-14, 17-19
Box   548
Folder   1-3
February 20-21, 24, 26-28
Box   548
Folder   4
March 25, 27-28, 31
Box   548
Folder   5-11
April 1-3, 4, 7-8, 10-11, 14-18, 21-25, 29-30
Box   548
Folder   12-18
May 1-2, 5-9, 12-14, 16, 19-23, 27-29
Box   548
Folder   19-22
June 2-6, 10-13, 16-19
Box   549
Folder   1-2
August 22, 25-29
Box   549
Folder   3-11
September 2-5, 8, 10-12, 15-19, 22-23, 26, 29-30
Box   549
Folder   12-22
October 1-3, 6-10, 21-24, 27-31
Box   549
Folder   23
November 3-7
Box   550
Folder   1-6
November 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
1960
Box   550
Folder   7-10
May 2-6, 9-13, 16-21, 23-27, 30-31
Box   550
Folder   11-12
July 1, 4-8, 18-22, 25-28
Box   550
Folder   13-14
September 16, 19-23, 26-30
1961
Box   550
Folder   15-17
April 3-7, 10-14, 17-20, 24-28
Box   550
Folder   18-19
May 16-19, 22-26, 29-31
Box   550
Folder   20
June 26-31
Box   550
Folder   21
September 25-29
Box   550
Folder   22-23
November 1, 20-23
1962
Box   550
Folder   24-26
January 1-3, 9, 12
Box   551
Folder   1-3
January 18-19, 23, 31
Box   551
Folder   4-5
October 15-19, 22-26, 31
1965
Box   551
Folder   6-17
January 1, 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
Box   551
Folder   18-25
February 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22
Box   552
Folder   1-3
February 23-26, March 1
Box   552
Folder   4-13
March 2-3, 8-12, 15-19, 22, 24-26
Box   552
Folder   14-20
April 1-2, 5-8, 12-16, 19-21
Box   553
Folder   1-4
April 22-23, 26-30
Box   553
Folder   5-15
May 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28, 31-June 1
Box   553
Folder   16-20
June 2-4, 7-11, 14-15
Box   554
Folder   1-6
June 16-18, 21-25, 28-July 1
Box   554
Folder   7-16
July 2, 5-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30
Box   554
Folder   17-22
August 2-6, 9-13, 16-17
Box   555
Folder   1-5
August 18-20, 23-27, 30-31
Box   555
Folder   6-16
September 1-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 27-30
Box   555
Folder   17-22
October 4-8, 11-15, 18-19
Box   556
Folder   1-4
October 20-22, 25-29
Box   556
Folder   5-15
November 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-30
December 1
Box   556
Folder   16-20
December 2-3, 6-10, 13-14
Box   557
Folder   1-6
December 15-17, 20-24, 28-31
1967
Box   558
Folder   1-2
May 1-2, 8-11, 15
Box   558
Folder   3-4
July 17-21, 24-28, 31
1969
Box   558
Folder   5-7
January 8-10, 13-17, 24, 29-30
Box   558
Folder   8
February 3-7, 10-11
Box   559
Folder   1-3
February 12-14, 17-21, 24-28
Box   559
Folder   4-5
March 3-7, 10-12
True Story. Scripts, 1959, 1961
Physical Description: 1 box 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for an anthology of half-hour dramatic presentations.
Box   560
Folder   1
1959
May 9, “The Wife Beater,” by Jay Martin
May 16, “Suspicion Island” by Anne Howard Bailey
1961
Box   560
Folder   2
January 7, “The Richie Stiles Story” by Arthur Mazzeo
January 14, “Friends Before Freud,” by Michelle Cousin
January 21, “Mountain Gal” by Clyde Ware
January 28, “Night Visitor,” by William Kendall Clarke
Box   560
Folder   3
February 4, “Too Good to be True,” by Theodore W. Case
February 11, “My Father is Always Right” by Phillis Coe
February 18, “Decision,” by Melba Redman
February 25, “The Lodge” by Bernice J. Kerman
Box   560
Folder   4
March 4, “Weekend Son,” by Loa Kenney
March 11, “Derby Fever,” by Lou Adelman
March 18, “The Un-Cooperative Corpse,” by S. H. Thaddeus
March 25, “The Game,” by Chester Krumholz
Box   560
Folder   5
April 1, “The Silent Witness,” by Theodore W. Case
April 8, “That's Uncle Wyllis,” by Frank Thomas and Ruth Kanin
April 15, “Reward,” by Frank H. Downing
April 22, “The General's Dog” by Maurice Kamhi
April 29, “No Hiding Place,” by Melba Redman
April 29[?], “Mahaffy,” by Russ McCaig
Box   560
Folder   6
May 6, “The Girl Upstairs,” by Michelle Counsin
May 13, “No One on the Line,” by John Andrew West
May 22, “The Hero,” by Arthur Mazzeo
May 27, “That Old Feeling,” by Louis C. Adelman
Box   560
Folder   7
June 3, “New Doc in Willowby,” by Clyde Ware
June 24, “Three Missing Men,” by Ruth Kanin and Frank Thomas
Box   561
Folder   1
July 1, “Amy Gawda,” by Arthur Mazzeo
July 8, “The Girl Next Door,” by Michelle Cousin
July 15, “On the Way Up,” by Melba Redman
July 22, “The Decision,” by Chester Krumholz
July 29, “The Social Something Man,” by Clyde Ware
Box   561
Folder   2
August 12, “Designed by a Daughter,” by Bob Corcoran
August 26, “Good, Better, Best Man,” by Bob Corcoran
Box   561
Folder   3
September 2, “Girl in Hotel,” by George Lowther
September 9, “No Hiding Place,” by Melba Redman
Weekend Report. Script, 1964
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Script for a 1/2 hour news report.
Box   561
Folder   4
1964 August 23
You Bet Your Life. Scripts, 1957
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a half-hour quiz show hosted by Groucho Marx.
Box   561
Folder   5
1957
October 16, #57-9
October 30, #57-11
November 7, #57-12
Young Dr. Malone. Script, 1959
Physical Description: 1 folder 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts of a daily half-hour soap opera, written by Julian Funt.
Box   561
Folder   6
1959 June 26, #129
Your Show Of Shows. Scripts, 1950, 1952
Physical Description: 1/2 box 
Scope and Content Note: Scripts for a 90-minute comedy/variety series starring Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca.
1950
Box   561
Folder   7
April 1, 22, 29
Box   561
Folder   8
May 6, 13
1952
Box   561
Folder   9-10
May 10, 17
Box   562
Folder   1-2
May 24, 31