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Fred Dagg adjusts the aerial for TV2 (2nd of 2)

In the character of Fred Dagg, a black-singlet-and-gumboot-wearing Kiwi bloke, John Clarke became a major comic personality on New Zealand television in the 1970s. Here he explains to viewers how to adjust the aerial for the arrival of a second channel in 1975.

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Trisha Dunleavy, 'Television - History of television in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/45675/fred-dagg-adjusts-the-aerial-for-tv2 (accessed 25 May 2019)

Story by Trisha Dunleavy, published 22 Oct 2014