Courtesy of former KMSP photographer Jack Silverman is a five part series KMSP produced in 1973 on the film “The Exorcism” and the resulting national buzz. Mr. Silverman points out this is one of the few times KMSP attempted to compete with the established news organizations of KSTP and WCCO.Religion, Priests, and Witches are all here along with a lot of young Twin Citians at the Gopher Theatre. Originally aired separately they are presented here together.
See http://www.minnpost.com/braublog/2009/08/14/10901/this_week_news9_explores_that_mysterious_something_we_all_call_evil for more commentary and discussion.
Credit: Jack Silverman
Sallie Nennig: I love that 9 emblem design, because it’s one of my favorite Twin Cities TV station logos of all time. Especially the 5 logo back in the 70s and 80s.