The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Mr. Colombo Discovers America





 1945 | WOV Radio, Arnold Hartley

(Honorable Mention) In Mr. Colombo Discovers America, Arnold Harley and station WOV have presented the problems of a minority group with sincerity, truthfulness, and forthrightness, and thereby have pointed the way to how broadcasting may contribute to the larger problems of understanding among all races, nationalities, and religions which compose our democracy. In recognition of this guide post to radio’s handling of group tensions a special citation from the Peabody Board.



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