The Hollywood Palace

Season 7 Episode 4

Host: Sammy Davis Jr. / Peter Lawford / Cass Elliott

Aired Saturday 9:30 PM Nov 01, 1969 on ABC

Episode Recap

Opening credits
Commercial: KOOL cigarattes (musicians rehearsing in recording studio)
--Show opens with film clip from movie "Salt and Pepper II" with Sammy Davis Jr. and Peter Lawford running.
--Scene moves to the Hollywood Palace set with Sammy Davis Jr. and Peter Lawford running on stage.
--Opening monologue with Peter Lawford asking to do the opening number.
--Peter Lawford - "Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In" (production number with female dancers) Lawford spends most of the song seated while women dance around him.
--Sammy Davis Jr. (host) - "Spinning Wheel"
--The Dells - "Oh, What A Night"
Commercial: Alka Seltzer (politician on campaign trail eats too much food) (2) One-A-Day Vitamins
--Dana Valery (singer from South Africa, of Italian descent) - "More Today Than Yesterday" and a medley of Italian language songs (including "Volare")
Commercials: White Owl cigars; Ex-Lax
--Sammy Davis Jr. and Lionel Hampton - "Flyin' Home" (instrumental song, Hampton on xylophone, Davis on drums).
Station ID break
Commercials: (1) Ocean Spray; (2) Colgate toothpaste (with Arthur Godfrey).
Comedy routine with Sammy Davis Jr. and Rosie Grier
--Rosey Grier - "Deeper in the Hole"
--Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford and Rosey Grier - "Walkin' Happy"
Commercials: Excedrin P.M. and Ban Deodorant.
--"Mama" Cass Elliott - "Make Your Own Kind Of Music"
--Sammy Davis Jr. & "Mama" Cass Elliott - medley: "I Dig Rock & Roll Music," "Respect" and "What'd I Say?" (Note: "I Dig Rock and Roll Music" has updated lyrics mentioning soul artists).
Commercials: (1) Colgate 100 mouthwash: (2) Ocean Spray (family playing musical instruments at home dreams of stardom).
--Sammy Davis Jr. (host) - "My Funny Valentine" and "My Way"
Closing credits
PSA for The United Way ("Give Your Fair Share")
Also on this show?
--Lionel Hampton and his orchestra - "Cherokee"