CBC Television Network

Mr. Chips

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1969 to 1970

Broadcast Medium: Television

A home improvement/carpentry program.

Host: Bill Brown (Mr. Chips) [1973-1978], Jon Eakes (Mr. Chips) [1978-1979]
with Don McGowan [1973-1979].

Starting in autumn 1973, Broewen Mantel replaced McGowan on several shows devoted the household tasks that were presumed of particular interest to women, such as upholstery, and hanging curtains and wallpaper.

The program was produced in the CFCF-TV studios in Montreal by Lou Albert for Champlain Productions.

Aired weekly from 1973 to 1979.

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002