Show Business: Only You, Merle Miller

Everyone in television is talking about Merle Miller, but only because he has been talking about them.

Miller, a reasonably well-known novelist (A Day in Late September, That Winter), wrote a pilot film for a TV series that would have premiered this fall. He failed miserably, but he has bounced back. He has just published a nonfiction, names-naming chronicle of his experience called Only You, Dick Daring! or How to Write One Television Script and Make $50,000,000.

Miller's series, called Calhoun, was to be the story of a county agricultural agent engaged in a...

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