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Shindig

Season 2 Episode 34

Show 85: January 8, 1966 - Salute to ABC's 2nd Season (Final Saturday Show)

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Aired Wednesday 8:30 PM Jan 08, 1966 on ABC
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Show 85: January 8, 1966 - Salute to ABC's 2nd Season (Final Saturday Show)
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Opening medley (song excerpts):
1. Jackie DeShannon - "C. C. Rider."
2. Bobby Sherman, Dick and Dee Dee - "Reelin' & Rockin'."
3.Billy Preston, the Knickerbockers - "Jenny, Jenny" (end of medley).

Jimmy O'Neill announces that Shindig will be saluting ABC's Second Season (new shows beginning in January) on this show.
--Dick and DeeDee - "Lightnin' Strikes" (a salute to "Batman").
--The Blossoms - "Good Good Lovin'."
--Jackie DeShannon - "We Can Work It Out."
--The Knickerbockers - "Lies."
--Bobby Sherman - "Michelle" (Jackie DeShannon cameo) (a salute to the series "Blue Light").
--The Knickerbockers - "Let Me Be" (a salute to "The Double Life of Henry Phyfe").
--Jackie DeShannon - "As Tears Go By."
--The Wellingtons - "Flowers on the Wall."
--Dick and Dee Dee - "Don't Think Twice, It's Alright."
--Billy Preston - "Uptight."

Finale with closing credits:
1. The Knickerbockers - "C.C. Rider."
2. Billy Preston, Bobby Sherman & Jackie DeShannon - "Jenny, Jenny."
3. Dick and DeeDee - "C.C. Rider."

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    George Patterson

    George Patterson

    Singer (The Wellingtons)

    Ed Wade

    Ed Wade

    Singer (The Wellingtons)

    Kirby Johnson

    Kirby Johnson

    Himself (singer - The Wellingtons)

    Bobby Sherman

    Bobby Sherman

    Singer

    Carolyne Barry

    Carolyne Barry

    Dancer (with the large glasses)

    Anita Mann

    Anita Mann

    Dancer

    The Knickerbockers

    The Knickerbockers

    Themselves

    Guest Star

    Bobby Sherman

    Bobby Sherman

    Himself

    Recurring Role

    Jackie DeShannon

    Jackie DeShannon

    Herself

    Recurring Role

    Billy Preston

    Billy Preston

    Himself

    Recurring Role

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      • Shindig's cancellation was part of a mid-season reshuffle at ABC, which the network called "The Second Season." (ABC also cancelled "The King Family," "Amos Burke" and "O.K. Crackerby!")
        The new ABC shows were "Batman" (starring Adam West); "Blue Light" (starring Robert Goulet); "The Double Life of Henry Phyfe" (starring Red Buttons); and "The Baron" (starring Steve Forrest). Three of these new shows were "saluted" on this final episode of Shindig.
        Shindig's Saturday time slot was given to "Ozzie and Harriet" ("Batman" Part 1 took over Ozzie and Harriet's old Wednesday night time slot.) And the Thursday "Shindig" was replaced by "Batman" Part 2.

      • This was the final Shindig! This episode was originally in COLOR.

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