Most embarrassing special: John Wayne's Swing Out, Sweet Land (NBC) and Raquel Welch's Raquel! (CBS)a tie.
Most cynically derivative and generally despicable new series: Nancy (NBC); dishonorable mention, Nanny and the Professor (ABC).
Most enterprising reportage: Mike Wallace on 60 Minutes (CBS) and Tom Pettit on First Tuesday (NBC).
Most distinguished (not to mention only new) cultural series: Kenneth Clark's Civilisation (Public Broadcasting Service).
Most impressive Viet Nam coverage: John Laurence's The World of Charlie Company (CBS).
Most worthwhile exposes on environment: specialPollution Is a Matter of Choice (NBC); series Our Vanishing Wilderness (PBS).