"The Tomorrow Show" with Tom Snyder is NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE.
October 15, 1973-January 28, 1982.
This was the "Independence Day Special Program," a salute to the Fourth of July, telecast live July 4th .from 1am to 7am EST.
THIS ARCHIVED AUDIO AIR CHECK IS INCOMPLETE COVERING three hours, 1:30AM TO 4:30AM with original commercials.
Locales range from London to Las Vegas and with topics spanning politics, health, ecology, the economy and the arts. This ambitious program is mostly concerned with examining the state of the Nation today and according to producer Joel Tator, "where it's heading in the near future."
Scheduled at 3 A.M., American traditions are examined. In Atlanta we look at preparations for the city's Independence Day parade; and in Baltimore at 4 A.M., a reenactment of the British shelling of Fort McHenry in 1814, when Francis Scott Key wrote "The Star-Spangled Banner" which, in 1931, became the national anthem.
From New York, host Tom Snyder is scheduled to interview tourists in Las Vegas, young people at Harvard and a family of expatriates in London.
Studio guests include Jimmy Breslin, Wernher von Braun, and others.
There is a slight broadcast buzz on this audio air check. Otherwise the audio plays back very audibly.
An hour-long talk show hosted by Tom Snyder. Network television's first entry into late-late-night programming on weeknights Monday thru Thursday, usually broadcasting on tape 1 AM to 2 AM. "Tomorrow" was expanded to 90 minutes on September 16, 1980.