Television: Aug. 8, 1969

Thursday, August 7

NET PLAYHOUSE (NET, 8-9:30 p.m.).* David Hemmings stars in Auto-Stop as a young man who goes on a hitchhiking trip across Europe to impress an older woman. Repeat.

MASTERS OF POP: INNOCENCE, ANARCHY AND SOUL (ABC, 9-10 p.m.). This rock special features the talents of Lulu, Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger and The Trinity, Lance LeGault, Chris Farlowe, Don Lang and Lonnie Donegan.

SUMMER FOCUS (ABC, 10-11 p.m.). "Black Fiddler: Prejudice and the Negro" is a report on community control of public schools highlighted by a Brooklyn junior high school production of...

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