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Toys (1977)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1977-12-16

Duration: 00:10:28

Subjects: Christmas | Holidays | TOYS | SAFETY


  • George, Beth Host
  • Whiteside, Jo Speaker
  • Herrod, Susan Interviewee
  • Poor, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the December 16, 1977, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on toy safety for children, including a speech by Jo Whiteside of the Consumer Product Safety Commission and an interview with teacher Susan Herrod of the Country Manor School. This report also includes an interview with toy store owner Mike Poor. He discusses the popular children’s toys for the Christmas season. Host: Beth George