The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 7 Episode 42

June 26, 1955: Seventh Anniversary Show

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jun 26, 1955 on CBS
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June 26, 1955: Seventh Anniversary Show

7th Anniversary show
--Pearl Bailey sings "Nobody."
--Bob Hope,who first appeared on "Talk of the Town" in 1948, does a comedy routine and dances the "The Sand Dance" to music from "The Seven Little Foys."
--The child actors from "The Seven Little Foys" appear with Bob Hope.
--Will Jordan (comedian-impressionist) - impersonates Ed Sullivan.
--Smith and Dale (comedians, perform their Dr. Kronkheit sketch).
--Joe Howard (songwriter & Vaudeville song-and-dance man) sings "Hello My Baby," "Goodbye My Lady Love" and one other song (possibly "I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now").
--Cameos:Famous athletes Jack (Jim) Flick (golf champ), Archie Moore (boxer) , Charlie Johnson (Moore's manager).
--Cameo: Milton Caniff ("Terry and the Pirates" and "Steve Canyon" cartoonist).
Scheduled to appear:
--ThePort Chester (NY) High School Glee Club (made up of 80 singers).


Who was the Episode MVP ?

Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan


Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

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