History Trivia / QueenForADay

30th Jan '18 5:02:39 PM glickmam
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day''[='s=] high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner expanded the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day''[='s=] high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner expanded ordered the show's running time be expanded from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.
7th Nov '17 8:49:09 AM WarioBarker
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** Several episodes appear on various public-domain compilations, with the "Classic Game Shows & More" DVD set containing a 45-minute episode from March 28, 1958 (taped at the Moulin Rouge) and a half-hour Circus Day show from around September 1963.

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** Several episodes appear on various public-domain compilations, with the "Classic Game Shows & More" DVD set containing a 45-minute episode from March 28, 1958 (taped at the Moulin Rouge) and a half-hour Circus Day show from around September 1963.1964 [[note]](widely and incorrectly listed as 1963; the Spiegel catalog shown at one point is the Fall/Winter 1964 one)[[/note]].
7th Nov '17 8:45:59 AM WarioBarker
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner expanded the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s Day''[='s=] high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner expanded the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.



** Several episodes appear on various public-domain compilations, with the "Classic Game Shows & More" DVD set containing a 45-minute episode from March 1958 (taped at the Moulin Rouge) and a half-hour Circus Day show from 1963.
** The Internet Archive has the aforementioned [[http://archive.org/details/1958EpisodeOfqueenForADay March 1958]] and [[http://archive.org/details/queenforaday1963 1963]] episodes, plus one from [[https://archive.org/details/Queen_For_A_Day October 17, 1960.]]

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** Several episodes appear on various public-domain compilations, with the "Classic Game Shows & More" DVD set containing a 45-minute episode from March 28, 1958 (taped at the Moulin Rouge) and a half-hour Circus Day show from around September 1963.
** The Internet Archive has the aforementioned [[http://archive.org/details/1958EpisodeOfqueenForADay March 1958]] and [[http://archive.org/details/queenforaday1963 1963]] 1964]] episodes, plus one from [[https://archive.org/details/Queen_For_A_Day October 17, 1960.]]
3rd Sep '17 1:23:30 AM glickmam
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner decided to expand the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner decided to expand expanded the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.
30th Aug '17 10:24:35 AM fruitstripegum
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* MoneyDearBoy: Everybody, really, but the "expert" co-hosts most of all.
2nd Jul '17 6:52:09 PM glickmam
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert Kintner decided to expand the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner decided to expand the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.
2nd Jul '17 10:43:18 AM glickmam
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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: In 1987, [[Creator/JackBarry Barry & Enright Productions]] unsuccessfully attempted to revive the show with Monty Hall as host and with Fries Distribution Company as distributor.
20th Jan '17 9:54:53 PM glickmam
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner decided to expand the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order to sell more commercials, at a premium rate of $4,000 per minute.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Impressed by ''Queen for a Day'''s high ratings, NBC president Robert E. Kintner decided to expand the show's running time from 30 minutes to 45 minutes in order for the network to sell more commercials, at a then premium rate of $4,000 per minute.
11th Dec '16 8:22:48 PM OnGreenDolphinStreet
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* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: 17 episodes and a partial 18th are known to exist of the original run two Mutual, four NBC (plus the partial), and eleven ABC (mostly from 1964). In 2005, First Look Media released a three-disc DVD set containing seven full episodes and fragments of another five, all with their commercials intact.

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* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: Most of the show has been destroyed per standard network practices of the day. 17 episodes and a partial 18th are known to exist of the original run two Mutual, four NBC (plus the partial), and eleven ABC (mostly from 1964). In 2005, First Look Media released a three-disc DVD set containing seven full episodes and fragments of another five, all with their commercials intact.
24th Jul '16 10:27:11 AM Gimere
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* LongRunner: Nineteen. And a half. Freaking. Years. In daytime. Five days a week. Most of it helmed by someone who looked and acted quite like an alcoholic...
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