CBS Ending 'Guiding Light' CBS said Wednesday the long-running soap Guiding Light will have its final episode in Sept. 18. The show, which holds the Guinness World Record for the longest-running television drama, has had a 72-year run that predates TV.
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CBS Ending 'Guiding Light'

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CBS said Wednesday the long-running soap Guiding Light will have its final episode in Sept. 18. The show, which holds the Guinness World Record for the longest-running television drama, has had a 72-year run that predates TV.

MELISSA BLOCK, Host:

Unidentified Man: "The Guiding Light" created by Irna Phillips has been presented by Ivory Soap - 99 and 44 one hundredths percent pure...

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