CBS, afraid that its New York outlet, WABC, might be a free ad for its
rival, American Broadcasting Co., changed the station's call to WCBS
(effective Nov. 1). Last week, NBC was at it, too. Said the network:
FCC had okayed changing WEAF, New York, to WNBC. It was a good bet that
to most listeners these changes in call letters made not a kilocycle's
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