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Performers include Harry Richman, Valerie Bettis, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson. Milton Berle may have hosted.
This show marks Milton Berle's "official" start as host of Texaco Star Theater, having been given the job earlier in the summer. His guests include: big band singer Evelyn Knight, vaudeville comedy team Smith and Dale; skating act Four Carters; vaudevillians Park and Clifford; harmonica player Stan Fisher; and Phil Silvers.moreless
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: musical/comedy actress Mary McCarty; comic Lou Costello; tap dancers the Three Wiles; comedian Garry Moore; and Joe Phillips.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests this week include: Verna Raymond; Sid Caesar; exotic Apache dance group the Appletons;and singer Louis Prima.
Uncle Miltie is the host of this election night episode. His scheduled guests include: comics the Calgary Brothers, Pierro Brothers, and vocalist Gertrude Niesen.
Uncle Miltie's scheduled guests include: Judy Canova, singers/comic brothers Dick and Gene (Wesson Brothers), dancers Mario and Florio, comic dance act Stump and Stumpy, and acrobatic act the Jansleys.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: Vivian Blaine, comedian Buddy Lester, tap dancer Hal Le Roy, bandleader Ted Lewis, dance act Andre and Bonnie, and animal act Pallenberg's Bears.
Milton's guests include: actor/vaudevillian James Barton,Metropolitan Opera star Lauritz Melchior. and drummer Buddy Rich.
Melchior performs the song "Because". For his encore, he does "Figaro" in a Barber of Seville spoof. Set in a barbershop, he's giving customer Berle a shave. Berle ends up with a bucket of lather being dumped on his head. The bucket goes down hard, cutting Milton's nose. Berle finished out the show with tape on his beak.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: dancers the Four Step Brothers, Latin bandleader Xavier Cugat, and Frank Marlowe.
Comedian Jack Carter fills in as host for an ill Berle. His guests include: actress Beatrice Lillie, the Harmonicats, and songwriter Johnny Burke.
Milton's guests this show include: movie cowboy star William Boyd, comic Henny Youngman, acrobatic team the Vanderbilt Boys, the Lane Brothers, child performer Verna Raymond, and singer Jane Froman. Comedy includes a take-off on Boyd's signature role, Hopalong Cassidy.
Milton Berle's guests include: Ethel Merman, actor Keye Luke, acrobat act Los Gattos, tap dancer Teddy Hale, and composers Joan Whitney and Alex Kramer, Charles Tobias, Maud Nugent and Lou Brown.
Berle makes his entrance dressed as a Roman riding in a chariot. Luke and Berle play the stars of China's version of Texaco Star Theater. Merman sings "Who Could Ask For Anything More" and "I Get a Kick Out of You." Berle joins her for "The Varsity Drag" and "Friendship." The finale, Songwriters on Parade, features composers Charles Tobias, Maud Nugent, Joan Whitney and Alex Kramer and Lou Brown performing their hits.