The Jack Benny Program

Season 11 Episode 13

Don's 27th Anniversary With Jack

Aired Sunday 7:30 PM Jan 15, 1961 on CBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Don: (wearing royal robe and crown, Don sits on his throne and the bottom collapses) I told you this crown was too heavy.
      Jack: Don. Don, the weight that broke this throne didn't come from your head, believe me.

  • Notes

    • This episode is based on an episode of Jack's radio series, "Don Wilson's Story of 25 Years in Radio", which aired 10/30/1949.

    • Auditioners Roy Rowan and Bill Baldwin were actual announcers as well as actors: Rowan announced and did audience warm-ups for I Love Lucy, The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show and Here's Lucy. Baldwin voiced The Beverly Hillbillies as well as playing playing the ring announcer in the film Rocky.

  • Allusions