The Year of CBS. Nine of the ten shows in the top 10 aired on CBS this year.

  1. Beverly Hillbillies (CBS)
  2. Bonanza (NBC)
  3. The Dick Van Dyke Show (CBS)
  4. Petticoat Junction (CBS)
  5. The Andy Griffith Show (CBS)
  6. The Lucy Show (CBS)
  7. Candid Camera (CBS)
  8. The Ed Sullivan Show (CBS)
  9. The Danny Thomas Show (CBS)
  10. My Favorite Martian (CBS)