Did You Know?
Though this special did not attract the same ratings numbers as Elvis Presley
's "comeback special", it still won handily in its time slot, capturing 75% of the audience viewing at that hour. Among the offerings trounced by this special was a CBS News interview with Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black in which he discussed the Bill of Rights with Eric Sevareid
and Martin Agronsky
; that program could only gather 7% of the audience. See more