Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railway Reporter WALTER CRONKITE
Produced by CBS News
Animals: with Tony Hart
Pat Keysell and Ben Benison
Director CLIVE DOIG
Producer PATRICK DOWLING
Brilliant and hilarious highlights of laughter from the studios of Mack Sennett and Hal Roach featuring the most famous comedians of the 1920s.
Laurel and Hardy, Harry Langdon Will Rogers , Ben Turpin
Charlie Chase , Andy Clyde
Billy Bevan , Charlie Murray
Producer ROBERT YOUNGSON This Week's Films: page 12
Starring Laurel and Hardy with James Finlayson.
This Week's Films: page 12
MICHAEL FISH: weekend weather
Introduced by Tony Gubba
On the first day of the new Football League season BOB wilson , ex-Scotland and Arsenal goal-keeper, joins Football Preview. Each week he will introduce this popular feature with goals, personalities, action analysis and the day's outstanding matches with comment by JIMMY HILL.
Clay Pigeon Shooting from Chester
The Marlboro' British Grand Prix Olympic Trap: One hundred top European shooters are competing for over £5,000 in prize money, including JACKIE STEWART who reports for Grandstand.
1.50; 2.20; 2.50; 3.20*
Racing from Newbury
2.0 Crown Plus Two Apprentice Championship Round 13 (Handicap) (1¼m)
2.30 Washington Singer Stakes (6f)
3.0 William Hill Handicap Stakes (11m)
3.30 Geoffrey Freer Stakes (lm 5f 60yds)
Commentators Julian WILSON and JOHN HANMER
1.20; 2.35; 3.35*
Show Jumping from Hickstead Today's top competition is the E500 Wills Embassy Grand Stakes
DORIAN WILLIAMS , ANN MOORE
2.5; 3.5; 4.0*
Rugby League Seven-a-Sides from Wigan
Four Yorkshire and four Lancashire teams have entered for this summer Sevens at Central Park including the holders, Wigan, and Salford, winners of the Leeds Sevens in June.
Organised by the Wigan RLFC in association with TBA Industrial Products Ltd
Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40 Final Score: The first results of the new season from the teleprinter, classified football, racing and rugby results, and reports on today's top events.
Timetable: 12.35 Football Preview
1.5 Clay Pigeon Shooting
1.20 Show Jumping
1.40 Sports Round-Up; 1.50 Racing
2.5 Rugby League Sevens; 2.20 Racing
2.35 Show Jumping; 2.50 Racing
3.5 Rugby League.Sevens; 3.20 Racing
3.35 Show Jumping
4.0 Rugby League Sevens
4.40 Final Score
Television presentation: Racing DENNIS MONGER
Show Jumping ALAN MOUNCER. FRED VINER Rugby League RAY LAKELAND
Grandstand presented by JEFF GODDARD Grandstand editor ALAN HART
Put-Put Pink; French Freud Pink is a Many Splintered Thing
Ed Stewart joins 300 children in a rousing sing-song - aided and abetted by THE NEW FACES
THE NORTHERN DANCE ORCHESTRA Conducted by ALAN MOORHOUSE
Producer HAZEL LEWTHWAITE (from Manchester)
Weatherman MICHAEL FISH Today's Sport
Alan, Wayne, Merrill, Jay, Donny, Jimmy and Marie: America's sensational singing family.
With NOEL EDMONDS
Producers ROBIN NASH and JAMES MOIR
starring John Wayne with Kirk Douglas , Howard Keel
Robert Walker , Keenan Wynn Bruce Cabot , Joanna Barnes
Taw Jackson , released on parole, immediately sets about taking revenge on Pierce, the man who put him in prison.
Director BURT KENNEDY
This Week's Films: page 12
Levi Walking Bear:
starring Vera Lynn with her guests Rolf Harris
Cashman and West Roger Webb and The Young Generation With ALYN AINSWORTH
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Choreograpner NIGEL LYTHGOE Designers BRIAN TREGIDDEN VALERIEWARRENDER
Producer mRV HUGHES
A new series of the films starring William Conrad as private investigator Frank Cannon , a big man who walks alone in a dangerous world with guest stars
Andrew Duggan , Carl Betz Endangered Species
In remote mountain country the hunter becomes the hunted. One member of a game shooting expedition is deliberately killed by another. William Coates Sr, father of the dead man, is accused of the murder. When Cannon investigates, he too is a target for the lethal marksman.
with Peter Woods ; Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Action from two First Division grounds where the home clubs have a special reason this Saturday to look forward to the start of the new 1974/75 Football League season.
Commentators BARRY DAVIES and JOHN MOTSON move back to the English domestic scene.
JIMMY HILL begins the new season with an action analysis of the important and unusual in football.
Football TV presentation by ALEC WEEKS and JOHN MCGONAGLS Match of the Day presented by MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor SAM LEITCH
Kick-off for TV soccer: page 3
with Esther Rantzen
Reporters KIERAN PRENDIVILLE and GLYN WORSNIP
CYRIL FLETCHER with Oddities of the week Song of the week:
A late-night collection of real-life jokes, dramas and problems.
Music by TONY KINSEY
Director MIKE CATHERWOOD Editor PETER CHAFER
Starring Phil Silvers as Sergeant Ernie Bilko
Sergeant Ernie Bilko: