Category Archives: TV-Variety Shows

Ozark Jubilee (1955-61)

Half hour Country music variety show with the top stars of the day. Perfect for anyone exploring the good old days of C & W. May 11,1957 episode: Rex Allen fills in for Red Foley and introduces special guests Sonny … Continue reading

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The Country Show (1950’s)

Half hour show from Nashville with the big stars of The Grand Old Opry. If you’re looking for Country like it used to be…here it is. I’m not a square dance fan but you can’t beat the music. Very entertaining … Continue reading

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Six O’Clock Rock (1959-62)

Australian variety show featuring the top songs of the day. Lots of dancers along for the ride. It’s hosted by singer Johnny O’Keefe and usually ran forty-five minutes. This is so unbelievably bad but then again the overall music scene … Continue reading

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Rehearsal Time (1949)

Fifteen minute show that featured a cast of local regulars. It ran in L.A. This episode is from September 21,1949. The theme is autumn. The show is presented as a rehearsal. The show opens with a Sealy Mattress commercial.  Dottie … Continue reading

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The Rosemary Clooney Show (1956-57)

Half hour variety show with The Hi-Los as regulars. She had a lot of good guest stars along the way. This episode featured singer-songwriter-actor Matt Dennis along with Frances Bergen.  She’s the wife of Edgar Bergen. Rosemary opens with a … Continue reading

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The Jonathan Winters Show (1956-57)

February 26,1957 episode: Betty Johnson is the guest. Jonathan opens and says they only have fifteen minutes and mentions what you won’t be seeing. He introduces people in the audience that lost to Charles Van Doren on “Twenty-One.” Then he … Continue reading

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The Very First Honeymooners Sketch..”Bread”..October 5,1951

From Cavalcade Of Stars:Introducing Ralph and Alice Kramden:

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