The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 8 Episode 44

July 22, 1956: Jack Paar (guest host), The Ames Brothers, Ted Lewis, T.C. Jones, Prof. Backwards

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jul 22, 1956 on CBS
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July 22, 1956: Jack Paar (guest host), The Ames Brothers, Ted Lewis, T.C. Jones, Prof. Backwards
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Music:
--The Ames Brothers - "Autumn Leaves," "Dry Bones" and "It Only Hurts For A Little While."
--Ted Lewis dances with his "Shadow" while a chorus sings "Me & My Shadow."
--Ted Lewis - "Memories."
--Elaine Malbin (operatic soprano) - "This Is My Beloved."
--T. C. Jones (female impersonator) - does singing impressions of an American singer in Paris: "Two Loves Have I" (in French & English). At end of routine, reveals himself to be a man in drag.
Comedy:
--Jack Paar (guest host) - At end of show, does a routine about phobias.
--Professor Backwards (comedian) - Southern storyteller wearing graduation cap & gown, tells jokes, plays with words by writing letters on oom chalkboard.
--Larry Daniels (stand-up comedian) - does an Edward Morrow imitation & routine about airplane travel.
Also appearing:
--The Moscow Bears - starts with film clip of a performance in Russia. Bears ride a merry-go-round, bikes.
--The Fredonias (acrobatic team)
--Audience bows: a group of circus performers

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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)

Larry Daniels

Larry Daniels

Himself

Guest Star

T.C. Jones

T.C. Jones

female impersonator

Guest Star

Elaine Malbin

Elaine Malbin

Herself

Guest Star

The Ames Brothers

The Ames Brothers

Themselves

Recurring Role

Jack Paar

Jack Paar

Himself, guest host

Recurring Role

Professor Backwards

Professor Backwards

Himself

Recurring Role

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