LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING aired its final episode on March 23, 1973. But before it left the CBS daytime lineup, Linda Fidler Wendell had taken over as executive producer. This article from Daytime TV magazine in 1973 talks about her rise to the top.
"When Linda Fidler Wendell showed up backstage at LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING in her new capacity as producer in January, there was much excitement. She was the first woman on a daytime serial to start as production assistant, the lowest step of the ladder on the production staff, and rise to the top-producer."
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