June 28, 1959: Duke Ellington, Lloyd Price, Frankie Avalon, Jean Carroll, Tina Robin
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Music:--Lloyd Price and his orchestra - "Personality."--Duke Ellington performs "Happy Anatomy" (which Ellington composed for the movie "Anatomy of a Murder") and "Flirtibird."--Frankie Avalon sings "A Boy without a Girl" & "That's Jazz."--The Louis Armstrong Band (without Louis) - play an unidentified song.--Tina Robin sings "Splish Splash" and "Hound Dog."--Little, Dane and Mason (vocal comedy trio of Chuck Liotta, Vince Callaci, and Herb Magidson) sing "That's A Plenty" and "Fugue for Tinhorns."Comedy:--Jean Carroll (comedienne) - talks about her teenage daughter, teen dating, and modern times in her comedy monologue.--Rickie Layne (ventriloquist with his puppet Velvel & Irving) - do a beatnik routine with a puppet harassing Ed.Also appearing:--Ingemar Johansson (boxer from Sweden) - new Heavyweight Boxing Champion demonstrates his knockout punch.--The Modern Jazz Dancers (troupe from Italy).--La Chunga (flamenco dancer with her dance troupe).--Eric Brenn (plate spinner).--Audience bows: Fred Astaire (movie star), Otto Preminger (director of the film "Anatomy of a Murder"), and Joseph N. Welch (actor, played Judge Weaver in "Anatomy of a Murder").moreless
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