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of the Week * j EASTERN TELEVISION NETWORK BRINGS PROGRAMS TO HOMES IN FOUR STATES... PHILADELPHIA, SCHENECTADY, CHICAGO AND LOS ANGELES ALSO HAVE TELEVISION SERVICE SINCE the first of the year big things have been happening in television. 1 Fortunate owners of television sets in the New York area now enjoy motion picture films, short subjects, sporting events and exciting special tele casts— every night of the week. In addition, a television network reaches homes in four states. For New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, the National Broadcasting Company has regular telecasts every Monday and Saturday night from 8 to 10. Philco in Philadelphia picks up the broadcasts of special events for Eastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey. And by means of relay And local pro grams General Electric serves television owners in the Albany-Schenectady area. » • At present, NBC television pick-up from Madison Square Garden includes boxing bouts, hockey games and other exciting sport events. Thursday and Friday nights from 8 to 10 the Columbia Broadcasting Sys tem is presenting full length motion pictures, newsreels and other screen treats; and on Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday nights, from 8:30 to 10, DuMont Television Laboratories present popular "live” entertainment, ani mated cartoons, and a wide variety of films. After the war, television will really come into its own. It may take a year, or two, or more —but networks originating in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and other key cities will grow and expand when material and man power are available. Some day, people in every major city in America will enjoy the limitless benefits of television. Some day, too, great events in far-off places may be televised right into your home — while they are happening. When the signal to go ahead is given, television will not only bring with it the finest in visual entertainment, but as an industry it will offer jobs to thousands. That is the promise of television. The promise of RCA is to produce the highest quality television transmitters and receivers at the lowest possible cost... and to foster the network growth of television so that some day mil lions of homes in America will enjoy its unrivalled thrill RADIO CORPORATION OF AMERICA Leads the Way... in Radio, Television, Electronics NBC (WNBT) offer* feature films and shorts including ooe sponsored by Fire*. stone. Relayed to WRGB, Schenectady. Tlirc DuMONT from in own studio W2XWV I IlLrt. P”**01* "liTe” •bow* and varied and entertaining films. tlfTfl DuMONT (W2XWV) televises cartoon* ■If II tnd "Hvt" dramatic sketches and enter* ** " tainment from its studio. Till ID over station WCBW features rip I nUll snorting, fast-action Western movies, * newsreels and other films. CBS (WCBW) broadcasts news films, motion picture shorts and hits that the whole family will enjoy. * _ NBC (WNBT) is picking up from Madi son Square Garden boxing bouts, hockey games and other sport events. ii -girmUfllTTii •"vrsirfi mm—a—mu i n.mini.—i im i iiw .. \ DuMONT (W2XWV) features screen hits and "live” studio entertainment, also special cartoons.