Re: [Videolib] FW: "EYES ON THE PRIZE" IS BACK!

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Mon, 25 Sep 2006 14:49:59 -0400

I guess everyone has waited so long they have to buy it now
But I would bet that retail copies at a much lower price will be
Out VERY soon

On 9/25/06 2:10 PM, "Jeff Pearson" <jwpearso@umich.edu> wrote:

>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: H-NET Discussion List for African American Studies
> [mailto:H-AFRO-AM@H-NET.MSU.EDU] On Behalf Of Alkalimat, Abdul
> Sent: Friday, September 01, 2006 10:01 AM
> To: H-AFRO-AM@H-NET.MSU.EDU
> Subject: "EYES ON THE PRIZE" IS BACK!
>
> From: Gene Christopher [mailto:genepbs@columbus.rr.com]
>
> "EYES ON THE PRIZE" IS BACK!
>
> 20 years ago, PBS broadcast the 14 hour series "Eyes on the Prize", the
> definitive documentary series covering the American civil rights
> movement from 1954 to 1985. It was one of the most-watched series ever
> aired on PBS. In subsequent years, the video series became one of the
> best-selling products in the history of PBS.
>
> For the last several years, "EYES ON THE PRIZE" has been
> unavailable on vhs or dvd. And, it has not been shown on television for
> more than ten years. Now, it is available to a new generation. It will
> be broadcast, beginning in October, 2006.
>
> And, I'm pleased to announce that "EYES ON THE PRIZE" is now available
> for purchase, in either VHS or DVD.
>
> Eyes on the Prize tells the definitive story of the Civil Rights era
> from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary
> actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life,
> and embodied a struggle whose reverberations continue to be felt today.
>
> SPECIAL PRE-SALE PRICE $350.
>
> Shipping and Handling $17.00
>
> Please place your order before September 29 to get the $25 discount. The
> material will be shipped in mid-October.
>
> You can order from me by mail,, email, phone or fax.
>
> Thanks again, and thanks for being a PBS Video Customer
>
> Gene Christopher
> Your PBS VIDEO Rep
> PO Box 303
> Jacksontown, OH 43030
> email: genepbs@columbus.rr.com
> 1 877 439 6386 phone/fax
>
>
>
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