TELEVISION: Program Preview, Aug. 20, 1956

For the week starting Thursday, August 16. Times are E.D.T., subject to change.

Face the Nation (Sun. 5 p.m., CBS). Panelists question Thomas E. Dewey.

These Are the Men (Sun. 7:30 p.m., ABC). Representative Joe Martin and leading Republicans, with Moderator Quincey Howe.

Steve Allen Show (Sun. 8 p.m., NBC). Guest: Julius LaRosa.

Republican Convention (Mon. 2p.m.). Through all sessions, all networks.

Matinee Theater (Wed. 3 p.m., NBC). House of the Seven Gables, with John Carradine, Marshall Thompson.


Conversation (Thurs. 8:30 p.m.,NBC). "How I'd Like to Live My Life Over," discussed by Gilbert Seldes, Clifton Fadiman,...

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