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Mayor Schiro on Underwriting a Program

WWL-TV Collection



Genre: News

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Department of State

Date Issued: 1967-03-27

Duration: 00:00:37

Subjects: Schiro, Victor Hugo "Vic," 1904- 1992


  • Schiro, Victor Speaker


Mayor Victor Schiro stating that one of the committee members, Mr. Weiss, got interests from the merchants in town that they would sponsor $500,000 to underwrite a program each year, more than the baseball franchise would give in a season.