The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 13 Episode 9

December 4, 1960: Jackie Wilson, Mort Sahl, Jane Morgan, Joselito

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Dec 04, 1960 on CBS
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December 4, 1960: Jackie Wilson, Mort Sahl, Jane Morgan, Joselito
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Music:
--Jackie Wilson - "To Be Loved," "Lonely Teardrops" & "Alone At Last."
--Jane Morgan sings "I Gave My Love a Cherry" (aka "The Riddle Song") and "Kisses Sweeter Than Wine."
--Joyce Flissler (violinist) - "Melodie" (Tchaikovsky)
--Joselito (10-year-old Spanish singer) - "Alegrias" & "Violino Tzgana" (correct song titles?)
Comedy:
--Mort Sahl (stand-up comedian) - talks the new president JFK and U.S. foreign policy. Sahl describes his own experiences in the Korean War followed by a stay at a Veterans' psychiatric clinic, the NYC police, Charles Van Doren's quiz show scandal, and the U.N.
--Rickie Layne & Velvel (ventriloquist act) - perform a Sinclair Lewis & "Mutiny On the Bounty" bit.
Also appearing:
--Bernard Lee (Hawaiian fire dancer & torch juggler)
--Rod Alexander and Carmen G. (dance team) - couple dances to records: "Hoedown," "Theme From 'The Apartment'" & "The Hucklebuck."
--Audience bows: Colleen Dewhurst and Aline MacMahon (stars of the Broadway play "All the Way Home").

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Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan

Host

Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

Colleen Dewhurst

Colleen Dewhurst

Herself, audience bow

Guest Star

Joyce Flissler

Joyce Flissler

Herself

Guest Star

Joselito

Joselito

Himself

Guest Star

Rickie Layne

Rickie Layne

Himself

Recurring Role

Jane Morgan

Jane Morgan

Herself

Recurring Role

Jackie Wilson

Jackie Wilson

Himself

Recurring Role

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