Barbara Gibson who was originally to guest, was to sing "Stars in My Eyes", "Quel Guardo Il Cavaliers", "Swiss Echo Song" and "Ciribiribin". Her program was to include works of Kreisler, Eckart and Pestalozza.
Firestone got mad and pulled out of NBC when the network took away its regular time-slot and tried to move it to another hour.
At Shoppingtown in DeWitt (New York) a mass color TV demonstration was set up especially for this show and for the public. Several sets were arranged for the shoppers so that the colorcast may be seen by as many people possible.