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The Saturday Night Fights (boxing)

    [aka: "Sports from Madison Square Garden";
     aka: "Boxing from Madison Square Garden"]

    (CBS Primetime, 1947 - 1950;
     Dumont Primetime, 1950)

    [this was one of the "killer apps" of television in its early
     days; not sure why boxing was such a hit, except that with
     lenses the TV camera could get closer than most spectactors
     ringside; and many TV sets were in bars in the early days;
     it was often confused with "The Gillette Cavalcade of Sports" 
     which was sometimes known as "The Friday Night Fights"]


Theme 1: "Allsports March"

    [above is title as published originally;
        ASCAP title variations...
     aka: "All Sports March"]

     Composer: Robert Farnon (British PRS/ASCAP)
     
     Original 1948 Publisher: Chappell & Co., Ltd., London. (British PRS)

     1978 Publishers: Chappell & Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publishers: Jim Long Companies, Inc. (ASCAP)
                        (Jim Long Music Division) 
                         of Carrollton, TX

     U.S. Copyright Date: [not found]
     U.S. Renewal   Date:

     Recording:
         [production music disk
          in the "Chappell Recorded Music Library"]


Theme 2: "Sportsmaster"

     Composer: Robert Busby (British PRS/ASCAP)

     Original 1952 Publisher: Chappell & Co., Ltd., London. (British PRS)

     1978 Publishers: Chappell & Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publishers: Jim Long Companies, Inc. (ASCAP)
                        (Jim Long Music Division) 
                         of Carrollton, TX

     U.S. Copyright Date: Oct. 24, 1952; EFO-16908.
     U.S. Renewal   Date: Dec. 24, 1980; RE-75-988.

     Recording:
         [production music disk
          in the "Chappell Recorded Music Library"]


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