The only part of George Burns' book, ("I Love Her, That's Why") that Jack has read is the prologue. That's because Jack wrote the prologue.
Charlie McCarthy: (after Jack claims to be 39-years-old) 39?! The last time he saw 50 was on a speedometer.
Frances: And Jack, I want you to know that of all the Christmas cards, yours was the prettiest.
Jack: Gee, you received it already? I only mailed it last night.
Frances: No, no, Jack. I'm taking about the ones you sold us.
Jack: (in monologue, discussing a gift from the boys in the band) They sent me a beautiful five carat diamond ring. Now, there was no card in the gift or anything, but I knew it was from the boys in the orchestra when the police came and took it back.
The Charlie McCarthy/Mortimer Snerd sketch was restaged on the episode Edgar Bergen Show on 3/22/1959.
"That's How Santa Claus Will Look This Year" was written by Benny's musical director Mahlon Merrick and scribe Sam Perrin. It was recorded by the DeJohn Sisters.