The Andy Williams Show (1969) - Season 2

NBC (ended 1971)




Episode Guide

  • March 27, 1971
    March 27, 1971
    Episode 26
    Andy's guests on this his final show of the series are Henry Mancini, Phyllis Diller, Mama Cass Elliot, Ray Stevens, Jonathan Winters and Mrs. Joan Kennedy (wife of Senator Edward Kennedy D-Mass). Highlights: Andy and Henry perform "Whistling Away the Dark" (Henry's Oscar nominee from "Darling Lili"). Andy sings "Cause You Don't Want My Love", "It's Impossible", "Time After Time" and "My Way". Joan Kennedy makes her TV debut as a concert pianist playing Debussy's Arbaesque in E Major and accompanying Andy on the "Love Story" theme. Andy, Jonathan, Cass and the Bear (Janos Prohaska) do a spoof of "Born Free".moreless
  • March 20, 1971
    March 20, 1971
    Episode 25
    Andy's guests are Judy Carne, Richie Havens, Jonathan Winters and The Lennon Sisters. Highlights: Judy and the Dancers perform "Hot Pants". Andy sings "She's A Lady", "Impossible Dream", "More" and "Village of St. Bernadette". The Lennon Sisters sing "In My Life". Judy and Jonathan play the leads in a spoof of the 1954 adventure film "King of the Khyber Rifles".moreless
  • March 13, 1971
    March 13, 1971
    Episode 24

    Andy's guests are Fess Parker, Louis Nye, Dusty Springfield and The Lennon Sisters.

    Dusty sings "Running Out of Time".
    Louis Nye plays the title in a spoof of "The Godfather" with Rosey Grier in a cameo and Andy and the Lennon Sisters participating.
    Fess Parker sings "Davy Crockett".
    Andy sings "Danny Boy", "Long, Long Time" and "Fire and Rain".

  • March 6, 1971
    March 6, 1971
    Episode 23
    Andy's guests are Desi Arnaz, Jo Anne Worley, The Lennon Sisters, The Bee Gees and Charlie Callas. Highlights: Desi, JoAnne and Andy do a butcher shop sketch. The three of them do a "My Fair Lady" takeoff. Andy sings "Candida" and "Until It's Time For You To Go".
  • February 27, 1971
    February 27, 1971
    Episode 22

    Andy's guests are Connie Francis, Mama Cass Elliot and her singing partner Dave Mason, Jonathan Winters and The Association.

    Andy and Cass talk of women's lib.

  • February 20, 1971
    February 20, 1971
    Episode 21

    Andy's guests are Jo Anne Worley, Jonathan Winters, The Friends of Distinction and the Lennon Sisters.

    The Lennon Sisters open the show with "Rose Garden".
    The Friends of Distinction do "Grazing in the Grass".
    Jo Anne Worley joins Andy and Jonathan in a spoof of "Love Story".

  • February 13, 1971
    February 13, 1971
    Episode 20

    Andy's guests are Bobbie Gentry, Ozzie & Harriet Nelson, Jonathan Winters and The Carpenters.

    Andy opens the show singing "I Think I Love You".
    Andy joins and the Carpenters perform "Ticket to Ride" and "I'll Never Fall In Love Again".
    Karen Carpenter solos with "For All We Know".
    Andy sings "It's Impossible".
    Andy with Ozzie and Harriet and Jonathan do a comedy sketch looks at primetime programming produced by a local TV station.
    Andy sings "The Impossible Dream" and introduces Jonathan Winters in the role of the storyteller.
    Bobbie Gentry sings "Ode to Billie Joe".
    The Carpenters perform "We've Only Just Begun".
    Andy closes with "The Way You Look Tonight".

  • February 6, 1971
    February 6, 1971
    Episode 19
    Andy's guests are Raymond Burr, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bobby Sherman and The Lennon Sisters. Highlights: Burr performs a little Shakespeare for chuckles and then he and the Lennon Sisters take orders from Captain Andy in "The Zeppelin". Bobby Sherman sings "I Cried Like a Baby". Jerry Lee Lewis rocks the studio with a 50's medley including "Great Balls of Fire". Andy sings "Heather on the Hill" and "We've Only Just Begun".moreless
  • January 30, 1971
    January 30, 1971
    Episode 18

    Andy's guests are Don Adams, Al Hirt and his Dixieland Band, the Edwin Hawkins Singers and The Lennon Sisters.

    The show is from San Diego where the Andy Williams San Diego Open Golf Tournament is happening.

    Don Adams performs a famous golf routine.
    Golfers are shown from the San Diego Civic Auditorium.

  • January 23, 1971
    January 23, 1971
    Episode 17

    Andy's guests are Ken Berry, Jonathan Winters, Frankie Laine and the Lennon Sisters.

    with regulars
    Charlie Callas
    Janos Prohaska
    Andre Taylr Dancers
    Mike Post Orchestra

    Excerpts from Andy's Command Performance in London are featured.
    Jonathan Winters as the little ole story teller is back for nonsense in a Peace Conference sketch.
    Ken Berry is greeted by a 1930's musical introduction and sings "Wichita Lineman".
    The Lennon Sisters for a medley of 1970 hits.

  • January 16, 1971
    January 16, 1971
    Episode 16

    Andy's guests are Ray Charles and the Raelettes, Mama Cass Elliot, Lorne Greene, Elton John and the Lennon Sisters who will be appearing weekly.

    Lorne sings a novelty number about an old miner's possessions—provided in staggery array by the prop man.
    Andy, Lorne, Cass Elliot and Jerry Maren's Little General in a "Siberian Express" sketch.
    Ray Charles sings "If You Were Mine" and is backed by the cast in a rocking "Heaven Help Us All".

  • January 9, 1971
    January 9, 1971
    Episode 15

    Andy's guests are Bobbie Gentry, Don Rickles, Tommy Roe and The New Seekers.

    Andy opens with "Does Anybody Know What Time It Is?"
    Bobbie Gentry and Professor Mousey Garner perform in a piano act.
    Andy and the New Seekers offer "One".
    The New Seekers sings "When There's No Love Left".
    Don Rickles holds sway for ten minutes as he annihilates Andy and company in his well-known manner.
    He also tangles with the cookie loving bear.
    Andy sings "Love is a Many Splendored Thing".
    Andy and Bobbie duet with "Fire and Rain".
    Bobbie sings "Mississippi Delta".
    Andy closes with "This Is All I Ask".

  • January 2, 1971
    January 2, 1971
    Episode 14

    Andy's guests are Petula Clark, Flip Wilson, Bill Haley and the Comets and Sly and the Family Stone.

    Andy & Petula duet on "Our House" & "Home On the Range".
    Petula sings "Goin' Out of My Head" & "Happy Heart".
     All join in for "I Believe In Music".

    Flip Wilson kids Andy for his mania for sweaters, playing a Highland shepherd delivering the latest wool consignment to the host.

  • December 19, 1970
    December 19, 1970
    Episode 13

    Andy's guests for this annual Christmas special are Bob Keeshan (Captain Kangaroo), Charlie Callas and Claudine Longet.

    The Williams family converge at a ski lodge for the Holiday Season.
    Featured are the Williams Brothers: Don, Dick and Bob. Claudine Longet: Noelle and Christian Williams (Andy's children). Jane Williams, Andy's Parents, Mr. & Mrs. Jay Williams. Special guests Captain Kangaroo (Bob Keeshan) and Charlie Callas.
    Andy and the family join in for "Jingle Bells".
    Andy sings "White Christmas".
    Claudine tells the story in song "Petit Papa Noel", about a little girl's talk with Santa Claus.
    Andy sings "It's a Most Wonderful Time of the Year".
    Andy, Captain Kangaroo and Charlie Callas are featured in a Christmas fable scanning such places as Rock Land, Doll Land and Christmas Land. Narrated by Claudine Longet.
    Andy sings "The Christmas Song".
    Andy and his brothers join in for a Christmas carol medley set in the traditional period of Charles Dickens.
    Andy closes with "O Holy Night".

  • December 5, 1970
    December 5, 1970
    Episode 12
    Andy's guests are Sonny James, Jonathan Winters, Marilyn McCoo and the 5th Dimension. Highlights: Andy, Jonathan and the Weirdos clown in a "Battle of Jericho" sketch and a nautical piece of foolishness, "Swan Boat". Andy & the 5th Dimension offer a medley of four tunes including "Paper Cup" and "Carpet Man". Sonny James sings "Young Love" Andy sings "Alfie" and "Without a Song".moreless
  • November 28, 1970
    November 28, 1970
    Episode 11

    Andy's guests are Mike Douglas, Jimmy Durante, Linda Ronstadt and Ricky Nelson.

    Andy & Linda duet on "Long Long Time" & "Ticket To Ride".
    Jimmy Durante portrays a carnival proprietor in a comedy segment with Andy and the Little General of the Williams Weirdos.
    Jimmy Durante does "Gone Fishin'".
    Jimmy & Mike duet on "I Want to Be Happy".
    Andy & Mike discover the powers of the computer in a comedy sketch.
    Mike does a production number about rain with "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head" and "Here's That Rainy Day".
    Ricky and his group do a medley of his hits with "Mary Lou" and "I'm Walkin'".
    Linda sings "She's A Lovely Woman".
    Andy sings "Happy Together" and "September Song".

  • November 21, 1970
    November 21, 1970
    Episode 10
    Andy's guests are Phyllis Diller, Jonathan Winters, Ray Stevens and Jerry Maren as the cookie-mooching bear. Highlights: Andy sings "Out In the Country", "I'll Be There", "Hello, Young Lovers" and "Emily". Ray sings "Can We Get to That?" Andy and Ray sing "Oh, What A Beautiful Morning" and "Take A Look Around You". Sketches: Phyllis camps it up as a camper camping joined by the Williams Weirdos on Andy's front lawn. Jonathan portrays the Pilgrim forefathers Added attraction: a mini-version of the cookie-mooching bear (Jerry Maren).moreless
  • November 14, 1970
    November 14, 1970
    Episode 9
    Andy's guests are Leslie Uggams, Ken Berry and Claudine Longet. Highlights: Leslie sings "Guitar Thing". Ken sings "The Green, Green Grass of Home". Claudine sings "Broomstick Cowboy". Andy sings "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You", "The Letter", "Fire and Rain" and "The Very Thought of You". Sketches: In a song-and-dance number Leslie portrays moods suggested by classical, blues and rock guitar music. Ken Berry plays a perennial fall guy.moreless
  • November 7, 1970
    November 7, 1970
    Episode 8

    Andy's guests are Kate Smith, Arte Johnson, Gladys Knight and the Pips.

    Andy sings "We've Only Just Begun"
    Andy joins Kate Smith and Arte Johnson in a comedy sketch titled "Tree Talk".
    Andy sings "Make It With You"
    Gladys Knight and Andy duet.
    Kate Smith sings "Any One Can Move a Mountain".

  • October 31, 1970
    October 31, 1970
    Episode 7
    Andy's guests are Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Jo Anne Worley and Jonathan Winters. Highlights: Jo Anne Worley runs amuck as Yolande in a slapstick Latin production number. Charlie Callas rushes about as Captain Weird and the whole cast appears in a takeoff on "The Wolf Man". Andy joins Smokey Robinson and the Miracles for "Grazing in the Grass". Andy sings "Never My Love" and the haunting "Lost in the Stars".moreless
  • October 24, 1970
    October 24, 1970
    Episode 6
    Andy's guests are Rosemary Clooney, Mama Cass Elliot, Don Ho and The Temptations. Highlights: Rosemary sings "Come On A-My House". Andy sings "I'm Going to Make You Love Me", "El Condor Pasa", "It's Only Make Believe" and "All the Things You Are". Don Ho sings "Until It's Time For You To Go". Mama Cass sings "Good Times Are Comin'". The Temptations sing "Long and Winding Road" & "Unite the World". Andy, Don, Cass and the Temptations join in for "Workin' On A Groovy Thing".moreless
  • October 17, 1970
    October 17, 1970
    Episode 5

    Andy's guests are Ella Fitzgerald, Chubby Checker, Lorne Greene and The Grasssroots.

    Andy sings "I Just Can't Help Believin'".
    The Grass Roots perform "Sooner or Later" and "Come On and Say It".
    Lorne Greene performs "Sand".
    Andy sings "I Love You".
    Lorne Greene & Ella Fitzgerald duet on "Tea For Two".
    Andy & Ella duet on "(Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay".
    Ella sings "Come Back to Me" and "A Tisket, A Tasket".
    Andy sings "Joanne" & "All Those Things".
    Chubby Checker performs "The Twist/Limbo Rock".
    Andy closes with "September of My Years".

  • October 10, 1970
    October 10, 1970
    Episode 4
    Andy's guests are Johnnie Ray, Ray Stevens, Jonathan Winters, Charlie Callas and The Lennon Sisters. Highlights: Andy sings "Snowbird" & "Blowin' In the Wind". Johnnie sings "Cry" & "The Little White Cloud That Cried". The Lennon Sisters perform "Close To You". Ray sings "Sunset Strip". Sketches: Andy tells a haunting bedtime story with sound and visual effects provided by his guests.moreless
  • October 3, 1970
    October 3, 1970
    Episode 3

    Andy's guests are Donald O'Connor, Jo Anne Worley, Little Richard, David Gates and Bread.

    Andy sings "Big Yellow Taxi".
    Little Richard does "Sing That Song Again".
    Jo Anne Worley and Charlie Callas clown around in a sketch titled "Captain Weird and Wonderchick"
    Bread performs "Make It With You".

  • September 26, 1970
    September 26, 1970
    Episode 2

    Andy's guests are Liberace, Ike & Tina Turner, Billy Daniels and Jonathan Winters.

    Jonathan Winters aids Andy with his opening remarks and pops up with zingers throughout.
    Andy sings "Maria"
    Billy Daniels performs "Old Black Magic".
    Ike and Tina do "Higher".
    Liberace plays "Moonlight Sonata".
    The cookie begging bear and the Williams Weirdos also harangue Andy between songs.
    Andy sings "Raindrops" & "Sweet Memories"
    Andy with Ike & Tina Turner perform "City Man - Country Girl".

  • September 19, 1970
    September 19, 1970
    Episode 1
    Andy's guests are Bobby Darin, Barbara Bain, Martin Landau and The Supremes. Highlights: Bobby sings "Mack the Knife". The Supremes offer a medley of their hits and join their host for "Peace In the Valley." Martin Landau and Barbara Bain cavort in short bits with Andy and sing about their youth. Williams sings numbers like "Close to You" and "I Just Can't Help Believing."moreless