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January 17, 2010 | 12:00 pm

Jan. 17, 1955, Hedda Hopper 

Jan. 17, 1955: Hedda Hopper writes, “While in New York I learned why TV will not move to the West Coast. Gen. David Sarnoff has bought 10 square blocks of Lower East Side property and will build a great NBC-TV center to rival ours in California, getting all his programs under one roof instead of rehearsing in every nook and corner of Manhattan.”