October 11, 1956

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Notes (1)

  • Jim Henson and the Muppets make one of their earliest network TV appearances. They are listed as "Jim Henson and his puppets" in the NYT listings, indicating the word "muppet" had yet to enter the vocabulary.

Trivia (1)

  • Jim Henson & The Muppets make one of the earliest network TV appearances. The New York Times listing shows them as "Jim Henson and his puppets," demonstrating that the word "muppet" was not yet part of the vocabulary.