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Du Mont

(ˈdjuːˌmɒnt)
n
(Biography) Allen Balcom. 1901–65, US inventor and electronics manufacturer. He developed the cathode-ray tube used in television sets and oscilloscopes
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DuMont, founder of the DuMont Television Network -- the first commercial television network.
The television was made by the DuMont Television Network, the world's first commercial television network, which began broadcasting in 1946.
Though NBC, CBS, and ABC also had eclectic lineups in the early days as everybody groped around in the dark, inventing TV on a daily basis, the DuMont Television Network was especially quirky.