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1984 Daytime Emmy coverage (from Philadelphia AM and ET)


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These clips are a great find. Interesting that Entertainment Tonight noted Erika Slezak beat Susan Lucci who had been nominated "5 times". Little did everyone know that Susan Lucci would be nominated a lot more time than that without winning.

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