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Anne Murray on Front Page Challenge in 1971

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Thanks to the enthusiasm of the studio audience, Anne Murray is a mystery guest for only a few seconds for the Front Page Challenge panel.  Making quick work of guessing her identity, they interview the young rising star who is the first Canadian to be awarded a gold record in the U.S.  They talk about ambition, her remarkable poise during her appearances on U.S. network programs, and her reputation for performing barefoot.  Panelist Gordon Sinclair asks her to give her take on a recent Toronto Star article in which she was quoted unfavourably comparing Hollywood and Toronto, and what she wants to achieve - "I want to build a house in Indian Harbour, that's all".

Broadcast Medium: Television
Program: Front Page Challenge
Broadcast Date: Jan. 4, 1971
Host: Fred Davis
Panel: Gordon Sinclair, Pierre Berton, Betty Kennedy, Anna Cameron
Guest: Anne Murray
Duration: 11:23

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