Cedar Rapids Gazette, April 8, 1974, Page 9

Cedar Rapids Gazette

April 08, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - April 8, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Television Today By Jay Sharbutt. The Award Awards Show NEW YORK ob- scure television producer, Everett Scrimshaw, of Bum- f u d g e o n Fla., announced Monday the creation of a new awards program to honor the best awards shows on TV this year. "It's called the first annual 'Award Awards' he said. "It covers all categories the Oscars, the Emmys, the Tonys, the Grammys and whatever else comes up." Scrimshaw, who recently got his own award as the out- standing escapee of the Bum- fudgeon Home for the Weird, was asked how he came upon the unique idea of the Award Awards. "I was he said. And, he added, "it struck me, as did my wife, that even with all these awards shows on TV, nobody's ever really paid tribute to the people who make them what they are." Scrimshaw declined to say with whom he's negotiating for the TV rights to the Award Awards show. He said it'll be broadcast from the new Bum- fudgeon Civic Center right after the Halloween sock hop. "It'll be a black-tie he emphasized. "There's enor- mous interest in it. Snidely Foon, the haberdasher here, already's having a run on boiled dickies." Scrimshaw made public a few awards categories he's planned. They are: Most Dramatic Gasp When Name Is Announced. Best Dash up the Aisle. Best-Looking Sioux Princess to Decline Award for Absen- tee. Most Years Spent Awaiting Award in Same Rented Tux- edo. Arthur B. Summerfield Trophy for Best Envelope- Handling. Best Dramatic Reading of Ad Lib on Cue Card. Most Humble Producer. Best Tight Close-Up on Face given TV cameraman with fastest reaction when streaker interrupts ceremonies. Back in real world, meanwhile, CBS has canceled the top-rated "Sonny and Cher" program, which pre- miered as a summer replace- ment in August 1971 and joined the regulars in De- cember that year. The cancellation is sad news, but industry observers noted the popular show was in trouble last February when its stars said they were cancel- ing their marriage. Fred Silverman, CBS1 pro- gramming chief, wouldn't say if the marital rift was the reason the show was axed. "It's a very, very complicated he said, declining to elaborate further. He said a replacement pro- gram would be announced later this month when CBS makes public its fall program lineup. A reminder for baseball fans: NBC is televising to- night's Atlanta-Los Angeles game live, preceded by a half- hour program about the high- lights in the career of home run king Hank Aaron. NBC says baseball authori- ties have lifted the television blackout of the game for Los Angeles, but not Atlanta, where the game will be held. Television Listings 9-KCRG-TV, Cedar Rapids .2-WMT-TV; Cedar Ropidi 3-KTYO, Ottumwo 4-WHBF-TV, Rock Island 6-WOC-TV, Davenport 8-WKBT, La Creme 10-KROC-TV, Rochester 12-KIIN-TV, Iowa City 40-KDUB, Dubuque Monday Night 9-Portrait: Harry 7-Action News Sots. Weather, Sots 4-News. Weather, Sals 6-6 O'Clock Edition Sots., Weather ID-News. Weather, Spls Smllev flews 40-Lossie Out 3-To Tell Truth and Son Moke o Deal Trail Squares 8-NashviHe Music Goldsboro and Son SDorts Leaends moke L. A.-Atlanta L. A.-Atlanlo L. A.-Atlanta of the Week L. A.-Atlanta 9-ABC Movle- "Once Uoon a Time In the West" Lucy "Once Upon a Time In the West" Roberts Robert-, "Once Upon a rime In the West" 2-DIckVanDvke of Year of Year of Year 3-Acllon News 7-Nem, Weather, Spls. Weather, Spls. 6-10 O'clock Edition 10-News, Weather, Sets, Night News 5-CBSMovie- "Wutherino Heights" wild West "Wuthering Heights" 10-Tonioht Susskind 13-Tonlght 9-Evewitness News 35 to Rick Campbell on March 22 on the account of Margaret iunzenhauser. Hotdog Champ NEW YORK (UPI) College student John Connolly con- sumed nine hotdogs in two and one-half minutes Sunday to win the annual event held at Nath- an's Coney Island. and Don Laughlin of West Branch was selected treasurer. Burglars Hif Country Club a Third Time on the state level, of a no fault insurance plan modeled after the Massachussets plan. It was resolved that the Iowa public employes retirement sys- tem (IPERS) be improved to provide benefits at least equal i IOWA CITY For the third time in just over a month bur- glars entered the lounge at the Fairview golf course by throw- ing a rock through a glass door. Approximately was taken from two cash registers inside the building. About the same amount of money and the same means of entry were involved in two previous breakins, March 3, and March 17. to other retirement systems. The delegates favored main- taining present limits on truck sizes and weights and re- solved that the Iowa tuition grant program should be ex- panded to include community college students. On the national level, dele- gates resolved amnesty be drive-up Drive-through convenience is back. Our doujntouiii drive up windows are now open Monday and Friday 6PM, and Tuesday through Thursday 4PM. That's over 41 hours each week. So, drive-up to one of our drive-up windows. And if you have an extra moment, notice the new decor. It's only a hint of the beautiful, new facilities you'll find inside Bohemian Savings. avings Downtown: 320 Third Si. S.E. Branch: 3910 Center Point Rcl. N.E (opening'in'May) As the 33rd President of the United States, Harry S. Truman was the living symbol of plain-talking honesty and determination. Bui there was a Truman few remember, whose fight to drive corruption out of Mis- souri almost led to the kidnapping of his daughter and his own death. Special pm Monday ;

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