On November 24, 1960 American Bandstand was pre-empted on both coasts for Thanksgiving Day football.
On the East Coast, AB was pre-empted for a College Football game, The Texas A&M Auggies vs. the Texas Longhorns, which aired from 2:15pm until approx. 5:30pm Eastern Time. American Bandstand regularly aired from 4:00pm through 5:30pm
(3:30pm - 5:30pm in Philadelphia).
On the West Coast, AB was pre-empted by a Pro Football game.