CBC Television Network

A is for Aardvark

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1954

Broadcast Medium: Television

A half- hour summer series, created, produced and hosted by Lister Sinclair. In the first show, Sinclair chose the letter “a” and discussed a number of subjects beginning with that letter. The initial broadcast also featured CBC producer Andrew Allan. James Bannerman took Sinclair’s place for the final show of the series, on “n.” A radio series, which ran the full twenty- six weeks, from “a” to “z,” succeeded the television series.

Aired Wednesdays 10:00-10:30 p.m., Summer 1954
Thursdays 10:30-11:00 p.m., Sep-Oct 1954

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002