TELEVISION: Program Preview, Mar. 19, 1956

For the week starting Wednesday, March 14. Times are E.S.T., subject to change.


U.S. Steel Hour (Wed. 10 p.m., CBS).

Ralph Bellamy in The Candidate.

Shower of Stars (Thurs. 8:30 p.m., CBS). George Kelly's The Flattering Word, with Jack Benny, Fredric March.

Perry Como Show (Sat. 8 p.m., NBC). With Eddie Fisher, Pat O'Brien, Imogene Coca.

Hall of Fame (Sun. 4 p.m., NBC). The Taming of the Shrew, with Maurice Evans, Lilli Palmer, Diane Cilento.


Metropolitan Opera (Sat. 2 p.m., ABC). La Forza del Destino, with Milanov, Tucker, Warren, Siepi.

Philadelphia Orchestra (Sat. 9:05 p.m., CBS). Music of Mahler and Mozart.

Basin Street Jazz (Sat. 10:05 p.m.->...

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