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== See Also ==
== See Also ==
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The Mutual Broadcasting System (MBS) is an American commercial television network owned by UBS Corp. The radio network launched on May 15, 1935. The television network launched on August 24, 1945.


Mutual 1934


Mutual 1937


Mutual 1939


Mutual 1944


MBS logo 1945
The first MBS logo was in the style of the 1944 radio logo. Until 1969, each subsequent logo was in the style of the radio network's logo.


MBS logo 1949


MBS logo 1954


MBS logo 1959


MBS Logo 1960


MBS logo 1964


MBS Logo 1966


MBS logo
This logo was designed by Landor Associates in 1969 and introduced on September 21 that year, in time for its 35th anniversary. The logo is an M closed by an extra line segment.

1969-1972, 1999-2016

MBS logo Helvetica
This logo was introduced along with the current symbol. The wordmark is in Helvetica. It was retired as part of the radio network's logo change. It was brought back after the radio network's closure in 1999. It was retired once again in 2017 as part of a rebrand.


MBS Logo 1972
As part of a logo change of the radio network, MBS switched its font to Horatio. Up until the radio network's closure in 1999, the font of the television network logo's wordmark depended on the logo of the radio network's logo.


MBS Logo 1982


MBS Logo 1985


MBS logo 2016
On November 23, 2017, a new logo was introduced along with new presentation, created by Troika Design Group. A bespoke font, Elson, was designed for MBS by Fontsmith. The wordmark changed from Helvetica to Elson.

See Also

MBS (United States)/Other

VTE T-Media
Part of Deutsche Telekom

Film production
Mutual Pictures (Other) | Funhouse Movies (Other) | DLE Films (Other)

MBS Television Group
MBS Studios | MBS Television Distribution | Funhouse Productions | Funhouse Animation | DLE TV | Humor Originals | Sense Originals | Choice Productions

US broadcast networks
MBS | Imagen América1 (50%)

T-Media North America Cable Networks
Choice (Current TV Channel) | Funhouse (United States) | Humor | Sense | MBS News Channel | MBS Sports Channel | Telema

International channels2
Choice (International):

Humor (International):

Sense (International):

Funhouse (International):
North America: Mahri | El Kadsre | Canada | Piramca
Latin America: Uruguay
Asia: Pakistan | Middle East & Africa | Southeast Asia | Australia | India | the Philippines | Japan | Randomia | Turkey
Europe: Poland | Hungary | UK & Ireland | Norway | Germany | Italy | Spain | Benelux | Portugal | Greece | Romania & Moldova | France | Central & Eastern Europe | Russia & CIS

Channel Four Television Corporation:
Channel 4 | E4 | Film4 | 4seven | More4 | 4Music

Other: El Nueve

1Joint venture with Grupo Imagen.

2Joint venture with UBS Corp.

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