1963 – ABC invites Pete Seeger to appear on the network’s Hootenanny, hopin

1963 – ABC invites Pete Seeger to appear on the network’s Hootenanny, hoping the folk icon will break a boycott of the program by fellow folk singers. However, he refuses after being asked to sign an oath of loyalty to the U.S. We hope that ABC’s policy on musical guests has changed since then.

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