Pop Pop & the Three Stooges was a television special featuring Pop,
the Sad-Faced Tramp Clown (Ed Bakey) and the infamous Larry (Larry
Fine), Moe (Moe Howard) and Joe (Joe Besser). Premiering in 1957, the
show featured the Stooges trademark humor mixed with the Vaudevillian
stage presence of Pop. Surrounded by cartoon shorts of the period, the
half hour special gave audiences a look at the new lineup of the Stooges
with Joe replacing the recently deceased Shemp.