CBC Television Network


Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1962 to 1968

Broadcast Medium: Television

A half-hour panel game show, with a formula similar to Front Page Challenge, Flashback held down a Sunday evening time slot for six years. Instead of having to guess a headline, Flashback’s four panelists (three regulars, one weekly guest) had three minutes to identify a person, object, or fad from the past, and then interview the mystery guest after the quiz was done.

Producer Bob Jarvis.(From l964 to l968, Brown produced both Flashback and Front Page Challenge.)
Created by Syd Wayne, Frank Peppiatt, and John Aylesworth. 
Hosts: Paul Soles [1962]; Bill Walker [1963 to 1966]; Jimmy Tapp [1966 to 1968] 
Panelists: Maggie Morris was a panelist for the full run of the program. Alan Millar (l962-64), Allan Manings (l962-66), Elwy Yost (l964-68), and Larry Solway (l966-68). 

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002