Season 3 is on the "Toast of the Town" guide.
Broadcast from The Boston Opera House.
--Sarah Vaughn sings "Tenderly."
--Victor Borge (Danish comic pianist) plays Staccato and Minuet while eating a sandwich.
--Jerome Hines (of the Metropolitan Opera) sings "Song Of The Vagabond."
--Johnny Alden (baritone) sings an Italian song.
--Victor Moore (actor) portrays Bill Jones in the courtroom scene from "Lightenin'." (Victor Moore played the role a few weeks earlier on CBS-TV's "Magnavox Theatre.")
--Partington & Kaiser (dancers) - perform the dance from "Call Me Madame."
--Gautier's Steeplechase (trained animal act) - routine include ponies jumping steeples, dogs riding ponies, and monkeys performing various tricks.
--Cameo: Jack Sharkey (boxer)
--On-stage bow: Walt Dropo (baseball player)
--The Nat King Cole Trio performs "Orange-Colored Sky" and, later in show,"Calypso" (both production numbers with dancers).
--Buster Keaton (silent era movie comedian) - does a pantomime fishing sketch.
--Nanette Fabray sings "On A Sunday By The Sea" from her Broadway musical "High Button Shoes."
--Milton Berle (comedian) - stand-up routine.
--Leonard Sues plays "Blue Skies" on trumpet, then attempts a duet with Milton Berle.
--Rosella Hightower and Andre Eglevsky (of the American Ballet) perform the 'Nutcracker' pas de deux.
--Audience bow: Monsignor Wagner (of Boy's Town)
--The Boys Town Choir - perform a song.
--Montes de Oca (trampoline act) - performs a head-to-hand balancing act.
--Ethel Waters, Julie Harris and Brandon de Wilde (actors) - perform a scene from the Broadway play "The Member of the Wedding."
--Jean Carroll (comedienne)
--Leonard Warren (Baritone opera singer)
--Reginald Gardiner (actor)
Scheduled to appear:
--Chai and Somay (Chinese acrobats)
--Cameo appearance: Jackie Robinson (Brooklyn Dodgers baseball player).
--Bert Lahr (comedian) - does a comedy sketch about a blind doctor.
--Betty & Jane Kean (singers) - musical-comedy routine includes Betty Kean singing "Love Is The Thing"
--Phil Jones Dance Group (troupe of teenagers) - dance "The Charleston."
--James (Jim) Barton - plays an intoxicated man in comedy sketch.
--Gordon Jenkins with 55-piece band (orchestra & choir) - medley of songs about Manhattan including "We're Having A Party" and "New York's My Home Sweet Home."
--Audience bow: Ezra Charles (heavy weight champion who beat Joe Louis)
--Gloria Swanson (actress) talks about her movie career and her role in "Sunset Boulevard."
--Rudy Vallee sings "Let's Put Out The Lights And Go To Sleep" and "Wild About Judy."
--Jimmy Nelson (ventriloquist with his dummy Danny O'Day) sings "Best Things In Life Are Free" as part of a comedy routine.
--Harvey Stone (comedian) - routine includes jokes about his wife and Army life, sings "Buckles And Bows" & "Army Life."
--Jean Arlen - ice-skating routine.
--The Rookies (comedic skaters)
--Phil Romayne and Terry Brent (ice skating duo)
--Hedy Lamarr (movie actress) sings "Rock-A-Bye Baby."
--The Blackburn Twins tap dance and sing "Three Little Words."
--Pat O'Brien (actor) - sings, does a poker pantomime sketch, and recites "America."
--Mimi Benzell (Metropolitan Opera star) sings the medley from "The Merry Widow."
--Jean Carroll (comedienne) - does a monologue about men, then sings "It's So Nice To Have A Man Around The House."
--The Ivanoffs (3-men acrobatic act) - perform on the high bar.
--Cameo: MervynWood(World Sculling champion)
--Cameo: Tony Rowe (British Sculling champion).
--Cameo: Commander Maley (National Commander Of Disabled American Veterans).
--Eddie and Tony (comedy team) - lip-synch to a sped up recording of "Baby It's Cold Outside."