Daily Archives: February 12, 2021

This week in MAVERICK TV History: “Last Stop: Oblivion,” featuring Buddy Ebsen, airs on Feb. 12, 1961

LAST STOP: OBLIVION Original Airdate: February 12, 1961 Synopsis. En route to Denver, Bart and Laura Nelson spend the night at a stagecoach station run by Nero and Verna Lyme, an amiable couple with a deadly pastime: They sniff out … Continue reading

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Coming soon to TV CONFIDENTIAL: Actress, author, playwright, speaker, and civil rights activist DONZALEIGH ABERNATHY (Any Day Now) on carrying the legacy of her father, the Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, and her godfather, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., through her work as an artist; how Ralph encouraged Donzaleigh to pursue her career as an actress just before he died; and the direct line between Donzaleigh and National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman. Donzaleigh is the lead soloist on “The Listening,” a unique social justice choral project inspired by “Beyond Vietnam: A Time for Break Silence,” a speech delivered by Dr. King in April 1967. “The Listening” will be officially released on Friday 2/12; go to CBEMusic.co/TheListening for more information. Donzaleigh will also discuss her book PARTNERS TO HISTORY: Martin Luther King Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and The Civil Rights Movement in a Zoom talk hosted by the Pasadena Public Library on Saturday 2/27 beginning at 2pm. Registration for this event is free; go to CityofPasadena.net/library/calendar/ for more information

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