A Proposal for Wired City Television.

by H. J. Barnett, Edward Greenberg

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A national system of wired city television is proposed as a means of providing programs that educate, inform, and entertain specialized interests as well as appeal to mass tastes. Additional channels would be available for educational television, pay-TV, political uses, credit purchases, and an almost indefinite list of other functions. The cost would be low, and the system would free the present TV spectrum for other vital private and governmental purposes. 37 pp.

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