701 (Seven Oh-One)

Aired weeknights from October 1962 to September, 1963

Formerly known as Tabloid, this show aired at one minute past 7 o'clock in the evening, having already established itself with viewers going back to 1953. It was a popular interview and current events program featuring Percy Saltzman, Max Ferguson, Joyce Davidson and John O'Leary. Davidson and Ferguson were later replaced by Betty-Jean Talbot and Alan Miller.

Regular contributors included Robert Fulford, Trent Frayne, and John Saywell.

[See Tabloid ]

Written by John Corcelli - May, 2005