The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 8 Episode 4

October 16, 1955: Edward R. Murrow, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Rosemary Clooney, Billy De Wolfe

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Oct 16, 1955 on CBS
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October 16, 1955: Edward R. Murrow, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Rosemary Clooney, Billy De Wolfe
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--Rosemary Clooney sings "Sailor Boy," "Wake Me" and "Pet Me Papa."
--Edward R. Murrow (famous TV newsman) - talks to Ed about his life and career.
--Wes Santee (athlete) - talks with Murrow and Ed about fundraising for the US Olympic team.
--Dave Brubeck Quartet (jazz musician with his combo) performs "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" and "Jeepers Creepers."
--Billy De Wolfe (actor-comedian)
--Evers and Dolores (man and woman high-wire act)
--Robert L'Amouret (ventriloquist act) - talking duck dummy sings "Figaro."
--On film: Dr. Albert Schweitzer is shown playing the organ.
--Cameos: The Quantico Marine Cross Country Team; John Fixa (San Francisco Postmaster); Michael Kirby (skater); and John H. Johnson (founder of Ebony magazine).

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