Story: May I Bring a Friend? by BEATRICE SCHENK DE REGNIERS illustrated by BERNI MONTRESOR Presenters
SARAH LONG , MICHAEL SCHOLES
Tennis and Test Cricket
Introduced by Tony Gubba
The Commercial Union Masters 1974
The Final from Melbourne
The two finalists meet for a tennis prize worth E40,000, and one of the most coveted titles in tennis, that of the Masters Champion.
Commentator DAN MASKELL
Test Cricket from Perth, Australia Fourth day
RICHIE BENAUD commentates on the highlights of today's play.
Tennis in association with CHANNEL 7 Australia
Cricket: DAVID KENNING and DENIS KELLY in association with ABC
with Robin Day. A topical interview with a well-known personality follows the News Summary. Preceded by Weather
Introduced by Robert Robinson
Eric Idle of Monty Python and novelist Monica Dickens each make their choice for the paperback of the year.
The Author, the Editor and the Paperbackman: a lunch of creamed mussels, an idea and a deal led Peter Benchley to write Jaws, the story of a shark terrorising an American seaside town which is a bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic. It was his first novel and earned one million dollars before a copy changed hands over the counter.
Peter Benchley , Thomas Congdon Jr, the editor, and Oscar Dystel , President of Bantam Paperbacks , describe how they made and marketed a bestseller.
' I had been a speechwriter for President Johnson but later I became a television reporter and commentator and anchorman for two years and during that time, since it was only two or three days a week, I was able to sit down and afford to write the book.'
Studio director MARTIN L. BELL Producer PHILIP SPEIGHT
Executive producer WILL WYATT
Floodlit Rugby League for the BBC2 Trophy The Final
After a long hard competition in the toughest game in the world, the two teams meet tonight for the Television trophy.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
Producer RAY LAKELAND
Three of America's top comedy shows, tonight starring
Diana Canova, Robert Carricart Life Style
Ed and Chico try to bridge the generation gap.
A season of distinguished TV drama productions from overseas Diary of a School Teacher
The only way a young school-master can reach his rebellious pupils is to adopt untraditional methods of teaching. He encounters hostility from the rest of the staff.
The teacher is played by Bruno Cirino
English narration spoken by Evandro Bertuccioli
Written and directed by VITTORIO DE SETA First shown on RAI in Italy
David Holmes ; Weather
FRANK WINDSOR reads One almost Might by A. S. J. TESSIMOND
A. S. J.