Radio & TV: Program Preview, Dec. 27, 1948

For the week starting Friday, Dec. 24. Times are E.S.T., subject to change.

Surprise from Santa (Fri. 7 p.m., CBS-TV). Variety show starring Bill Robinson.

Metropolitan Opera (Sat. 2 p.m., ABC). La Bohème, with Bidu Sayao.

Two Hours of Stars (Sat. 4 p.m., NBC). Variety show starring Edgar Bergen, Al Jolson, Jo Stafford, Lauritz Melchior and others.

Christmas Festival (Sat. 4 p.m., CBS). Two-hour all-star show.

New York Philharmonic (Sun. 3 p.m., CBS). Violin Soloist Nathan Milstein in the Tchaikovsky Concerto in D Major.

Skyway to the Stars (Sun. 4:30 p.m., CBS). Irving Berlin, Bob Hope and...

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