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Episode Guide

    • A Spooky Night
      A Spooky Night
      Season 20 - Episode 7
      10/26/70
      10
      Red's guest is Van Johnson, also appearing are Peggy Rea and Beverly Powers.

      Comedy Sketch: Freddie helps hire a secretary.

      Silent Spot: "A Spooky Night".
    • San Fernando Red's Spy School or How to Make a Possible Mission Impossible
      San Fernando Red. Silent spot: Conventioneer hangover.
    • Freddie's Desperate Hour
      Freddie's Desperate Hour
      Season 20 - Episode 2
      9/21/70
      10
      Freddie is held hostage in his shack. Silent Spot: "The Remodeling Job"
    • Fernando Lamas / Senator Everett M. Dirksen
      4/18/67
      10
      Guests:
      --Fernando Lamas
      --Senator Everett M. Dirksen (Republican, from Illinois) - recites "Gallant Men" and "Man Is Not Alone" (the title tracks from his two spoken word record albums).
    • Jr. and Sunday Morning
      Jr. and Sunday Morning
      Season 20 - Episode 14
      1/4/71
      10
      Red's guest is Audrey Meadows. Also appearing are: John Magruder, Jackson Bostwick, Yvonne Ewald, Jan Arvan and Elsie Bauer.

      Comedy Sketch: Audrey plays the mother of Junior who decides that early Sunday morning is a good time to wake up Mommy.

      Silent Spot: Red plays an old man with a gleam in his eye and fond memories of youthful romance.moreless
    • A Bum For All Seasons
      A Bum For All Seasons
      Season 16 - Episode 27
      3/28/67
      10

      Red's guests are actor Cliff Robertson and the singing duo of Tony Sandler and Ralph Young.

      Musical Highlights: Sandler and Young perform "Sand and Sea" and "Put on a Happy Face."

      Comedy sketch: "A Bum For All Seasons"

    • Freddie's Masterpiece
      Freddie's Masterpiece
      Season 9 - Episode 22
      3/15/60
      9.7
      An art expert (Vincent Price) learns that Freddie the Freeloader has an orginal DaVinci painting.
    • Lon Chaney Jr.
      Lon Chaney Jr.
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      10/27/53
      9.1
      Lon Chaney Jr.
    • Halloween Show
      Halloween Show
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      11/1/55
      9.0
      Halloween Show with guest Virginia Grey. Sketches include Bobbing for Apples.
      Character: Willie "Topsy Turvy".
    • Freddie's Beat Shack
      Freddie's Beat Shack
      Season 9 - Episode 1
      9/29/59
      9.0
      Red's guests are Errol Flynn and Scott Engel. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader is inconvenienced when his abode at the city dump is threatened by re-zoning. Freddie meets the challenge by converting his shack to a coffee house playing for the teenage trade and engaging a singer as bait. The singer is Scott Engel whose "Paper Doll" recording sold over 1,000,000 copies.moreless
    • The Bear Was A Barefaced Liar
      The Bear Was A Barefaced Liar
      Season 17 - Episode 10
      11/7/67
      9.0

      Wally Cox / Chanin Hale

    • Freddie and the Baby
      Freddie and the Baby
      Season 10 - Episode 17
      3/14/61
      9.0
      "Freddie and the Baby" Freddie the Freeloader and Muggsy find an abandoned infant.
    • Laughter, the Universal Language
      Laughter, the Universal Language
      Season 10 - Episode 1
      9/27/60
      8.9
      "Laughter, the Universal Language"
      A special performance taped at the United Nations. Mime and a song. The Fool and the Feather A Slow Motion Tennis Game The Old Man Playing Golf A Chef Mixes a Salad A Folk Song - "Foggy Foggy Dew" A Man and His Wife Climb the Eiffel Tower An Old Man Watches a Parademoreless
    • The Seven Year Wretch
      The Seven Year Wretch
      Season 14 - Episode 17
      1/19/65
      8.8

      Red's guests are former world light-heavyweight champion Archie Moore and British musical-comedy star Shani Wallis.
      Music:
      Shani Wallis sings "I'm Old Fashioned."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Seven Year Wretch" - George Appleby's pet bear is set to fight Archie Moore.
      Silent Spot - Skelton plays a detective on the trail of an escaped convict

    • Premiere of The Red Skelton Review (Summer Series)
      Red's guests are Alan Ladd, Liberace, George Liberace, The Mary Kaye Trio and the Amin Brothers. Highlights: Sketches include "Freddie's Birthday." Screen star Alan Ladd makes his TV debut in a comic satire on the Old West with Red as Deadeye. Liberace and his violin playing brother George, will also participate in a comedy sketch. The chorus line from the Sahara Hotel at Las Vegas will dance, the Mary Kaye Trio will sing, and there will be an act by the Amin Brothers, an Egyptian acrobatic duo. Also cameo appearance by Tony Curtis and the Redettes.moreless
    • There's No Business Like Show Business, When There Is No Business
      Silent spot: Violin teacher and a dog.
    • Beaverhead / Clem
      Beaverhead / Clem
      Season 3 - Episode 31
      4/20/54
      8.0
      Sketch:
      Beaverhead
    • Freddie at a baseball game (I)
      Freddie at a baseball game (I)
      Season 3 - Episode 34
      5/11/54
      8.0
      Freddie at a baseball game (I)
    • Slipper Skelton Jail Break
      Slipper Skelton Jail Break
      Season 3 - Episode 44
      8/18/54
      8.0
      Johnny Carson is the substitute host while Red recovers from a concussion. The guests are Frank Sinatra, Cab Calloway and dancer Georgia Tapps. Highlights: Frank Sinatra will be showcased vocalizing "The Gal That Got Away." "Foggy Day" and "Half as Lovely." Cab Calloway orchestra leader and star of the current version of "Porgy and Bess." will be featured in two production numbers. Georgia Tapps dancing star, will be spotlighted in a fast-paced rhythm number and in ballet sequence with the Redettes.moreless
    • Clem in Dogpatch
      Clem in Dogpatch
      Season 9 - Episode 14
      1/12/60
      8.0
      Clem visits the office of Al Capp and joins the cast of Li'l Abner. Daisy Mae tries to use Clem to get Abner jealous. Cast sings songs from the musical.
    • Sombody Up There Should Stay There
      Sombody Up There Should Stay There
      Season 12 - Episode 1
      9/25/62
      7.8

      Red's guests are comedian Harpo Marx, Virginia Grey, and gospel singer Mahalia Jackson.

      Musical Highlights: Mahalia Jackson sings "Come On, Children" and "I Asked the Lord."
      The Modernaires perform "Clap Yo' Hands."

      Opening sketch: Red finds himself in the wrong studio.

      Comedy Sketch: "Somebody Up There Should Stay There" - To protect him from the wrath of Clara, Heaven assigns George Appleby a Guardian Angel (Harpo Marx). The Angel replaces George's wife with a "new" Clara (Dyan Cannon) based on a glamorous woman in a magazine.

      Silent Spot: On the battlefields of WWI, an American Soldier (Red) makes friends with a German soldier (Harpo).
      Closing segment: Jack Benny, in a cameo appearance, presents Red with an award.

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    • Deadeye and the Indians
      Deadeye and the Indians
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      2/9/54
      7.6
      Red's guests are Ed Sullivan and The King Sisters. Highlights: Ed Sullivan introduces Dick Powell in the audience and has him stand up and talks about his new film called "Susan Slept Here" as well as the producer of the film Harriet Parsons. Ed next introduces Ken Murray who is working with the Bing Crosby Enterprises on "Where Were You?" Ed introduces Marge and Gower Champion renowned MGM dancers who are also in the audience as well as sportscaster Tom Harmon. Ed then introduces Cauliflower McPugg another all-around champion who trains down at the dump! Deadeye visits his favorite hangout, The Golden Nugget Saloon. The King Sisters are the Saloon girls singing "I Don't Care". When an Indian attack happens and Deadeye winds up tied to the stake, ready for a burning.moreless
    • Clem the Artist
      Clem the Artist
      Season 7 - Episode 28
      4/22/58
      7.5
      Red's guest is John Carradine. Also appearing are Joan Tabor, Barbara Morrison, Franklin Pangborn and Diana Crawford. Highlights: Cold opening: Little old man and a little boy are watching a baseball game through a fence. Clem Kadiddlehopper gets a visit to his farm from artist Gregory Reeves who wants to paint some landscapes and discovers that Clem has a strange talent for painting. He decides to take Clem to New York and capitalize on the hillbilly's skill.moreless
    • Stone Walls Do Not a Prison Make-- So They Added Iron Bars
      Bolivar Shagnasty. Silent Spot: "The Old School Crossing Guard".
    • Deadeye and the Gunslinger
      Deadeye and the Gunslinger
      Season 11 - Episode 4
      10/17/61
      7.0
      "Deadeye and the Gunslinger" with Don Knotts
    • Sailor Takes a Wife
      Sailor Takes a Wife
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      1/15/57
      6.5
      Red's guest is Mickey Rooney. Highlights: Opening: (Mime) Woman waking up, putting on make-up and getting dress. Cookie gets Snorkel to dress as a woman to appear in a man and wife quiz show.
    • May 4, 1952: Live in San Francisco
      May 4, 1952: Live in San Francisco
      Season 1 - Episode 32
      5/4/52
      6.1

      Man on the Street.
      Chinese laundry (Tide).
      Guzzler's Tonic.

    • Son of Paleface Spoof
      Son of Paleface Spoof
      Season 9 - Episode 4
      10/20/59
      6.0
      Red's guest is Jane Russell Highlights: On a spoof of Son of Paleface, Sheriff Deadeye finds it tough to keep law and order in town after the arrival of female bandit Lillian Martin. Song: "I'm Just Wild About Harry".
    • San Fernando for Governor
      San Fernando for Governor
      Season 9 - Episode 24
      3/29/60
      6.0
      "San Fernando for Governor"
    • Freddie and Fabian
      Freddie and Fabian
      Season 9 - Episode 6
      11/10/59
      6.0
      Red's guest is Fabian. Also appearing are Stanley Adams, Frank Wilcox and Phil Arnold. Teen fans include Jane Eagar and Lesley-Marie Colburn. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader meets Fabian who has sought refuge behind his park bench and thinks he's a purse snatcher. He doesn't recognize him or realize that Fabian a teen idol was running away from a horde of screaming fans. Freddie takes him to his shack and his hideaway proves ideal until Freddie hears him sing and tries to get a recording company interested in his guest.moreless
    • December 16, 1951
      December 16, 1951
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      12/16/51
      6.0

      Clem selling Christmas Trees.
      "Clean Politics"
      Four Knight.
      Willie Christmas tree trimmer.

    • December 23, 1951
      December 23, 1951
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      12/23/51
      6.0

      "The Skelton's at Home"
      Guests: Mr. and Mrs. Gene Fowler, Bo Roos. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Rose.

    • February 10, 1952
      February 10, 1952
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      2/10/52
      4.8

      Red's guest is Nat King Cole.
      Highlights
      :
      "How to Eat Corn"
      Clem Kadiddlehopper conducts David Rose's Orchestra.

    • The Great Brain Robbery
      The Great Brain Robbery
      Season 11 - Episode 10
      10/31/61
      4.5
      "The Great Brain Robbery" with John Carradine and Marie Windsor.
    • March 30, 1952: Topsy Turvy
      March 30, 1952: Topsy Turvy
      Season 1 - Episode 27
      3/30/52
      4.0

      Highlights:
      "The Transcontinental". J. Newton Numbskull
      "It's Magic".
      Deadeye "Streets of Laredo".
      Willie "Topsy Turvy" (This is the classic sketch were Willie's wife builds a room that is all mixed up.)

    • Iceman Goeth
      Iceman Goeth
      Season 11 - Episode 21
      2/20/62
      4.0
      Appleby invents a cooling blanket that freezes his wife.
    • October 12, 1952: Stagecoach Robbery
      10/12/52
      4.0

      Sketches:
      "Stagecoach Robbery" - Deadeye robs a stagecoach for a box of Tide.
      Pantomime segment: Eating ice cream in a theater.
      "Chloreomycetin, I Love You." Weepy's fear of germs and his girl friend.

    • February 24, 1952: How to Make a Salad
      2/24/52
      3.0

      Appearing with Red are Gil Perkins, Jack Fisher, Rocky Carr, Charles Post and Don De Leo, with Lucy Knoch as the General.
      Highlights
      :
      Opening: Reactions to a prizefight.
      Clem Kadiddlehopper in "Pedestrian Polo."
      Pvt. Willie Lump Lump in "How to Make a Salad" military

    • Ironside spoof
      Ironside spoof
      Season 20 - Episode 24
      3/15/71
      0.0
      Red's guest is Sebastian Cabot.

      Comedy Sketch: A spoof of "Ironside" as Sebastian plays the wheelchair bound detective who depends on Clem Kadiddlehopper for locomotion.

      Silent Spot: Red is fumble-fingered mechanic in a Raceway pit stop.

      Musical Highlights: The Burgundy Street Singers perform "Let's Get Together".
    • Tony Randall
      Tony Randall
      Season 20 - Episode 23
      3/8/71
      0.0
      San Fernando Red and the TV Director. Silent spot: Toothache victim fears dentist.
    • Appleby's Garage Sale
      Appleby's Garage Sale
      Season 20 - Episode 20
      2/13/71
      0.0
      Red's guest is Martha Raye. Also appearing are Dorothy Love, Mike Wagner, Janos Prohaska, Ida Mae McKenzie and Peggy Rea.

      Comedy Sketch: Clara Appleby (Martha Raye) raises the roof after George (Red) sells the old guitar in which she's been hiding her life savings at the garage sale.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a clumsy "Stockboy in a Teddy Bear Factory".moreless
    • Cauliflower and the Fight Fix
      Cauliflower and the Fight Fix
      Season 10 - Episode 23
      5/9/61
      0.0
      "Cauliflower and the Fight Fix"
    • Humperdoo's Magic Tire
      Humperdoo's Magic Tire
      Season 20 - Episode 21
      2/22/71
      0.0
      Red's guest is George Gobel. Also appearing is Chanin Hale.

      Comedy Sketch: Tire King Tom Treadwell (George) is out to destroy Ludwick von Humperdoo's latest invention: cement tires for rubber roads.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a sailor trying to pick up a girl Chanin).
    • Freddie's Country Home
      Freddie's Country Home
      Season 20 - Episode 18
      2/1/71
      0.0
      Red's guests are Wally Cox and Eva Gabor. Also appearing are Jack Griffin, Gary Waynesmith and Mary Doran.

      Comedy Sketch: Freddie with the help of his hobo friend (Wally Cox) meets a rich woman that wants to live the life of a tramp by giving away one million dollars.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes the sloppy chief cook and bottle washer at an unsanitary diner.moreless
    • Vincent Price
      Vincent Price
      Season 20 - Episode 19
      2/6/71
      0.0
      Clem and the Gourmet Marooned.

      Red's guests are Vincent Price, Peggy Rea and Jan Arvan. Also the David Rose Orchestra.

      Comedy Sketch: Claude Casserole (Vincent), a gourmet is marooned on an island with Clem Kadiddlehopper.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes the imprisoned husband of a browbeating wife (Peggy Rea).
    • Phyllis Diller
      Phyllis Diller
      Season 20 - Episode 22
      3/1/71
      0.0
      Deadeye and the Killer. Silent spot: Computer dating.
    • Humperdoo's Secret Invention
      Humperdoo's Secret Invention
      Season 20 - Episode 10
      11/23/70
      0.0

      Red's guest is Mickey Rooney.

      Comedy Sketch: "Humperdoo's Secret Invention" - Kooky scientist Ludwig von Humperdoo is being checked out by a Government Agent who wants his secret invention.

      Silent Spot: "The House Detective and the Suspect". Red is a private eye following three identical suspects.

      With the David Rose Orchestra.

    • The Agony And The Nag-Ony
      The Agony And The Nag-Ony
      Season 15 - Episode 19
      1/25/66
      0.0

      Guests:
      Vincent Price
      Diana Ross and the Supremes sing "Rockabye Your Baby" and "Mother Dear"

    • Parlor, Bedroom & Wrath
      Parlor, Bedroom & Wrath
      Season 16 - Episode 24
      3/7/67
      0.0

      Mickey Rooney / Martha Raye

    • Love, Your Tragic Smell Is Everywhere (a.k.a. A Hat Full Of Hate)

      Red's guests are singer-actor Pat Boone, impressionist Will Jordan, and Joyce Jameson.

      Musical Highlights: Pat Boone sings "Goodbye Charlie" and "Good Morning."
      Red Skelton performs his composition "Simple Singers."

      Comedy Sketch: "Love, Your Tragic Smell Is Everywhere"

    • Deadeye and the Magician
      Deadeye and the Magician
      Season 10 - Episode 4
      10/18/60
      0.0

      Vincent Price and Marie Windsor

    • Love is a Many-Splintered Thing (a.k.a. Passion in Pasadena)

      Red's guests are actress Shirley Temple and rock group The Beach Boys.

      Musical Highlights: The Beach Boys perform "Surfin' USA" and "Things We Did Last Summer."

      Comedy Sketch: "Love is a Many-Splintered Thing" (aka "Passion in Pasadena") - Freddie the Freeloader crashes a high society costume party, and falls in love with a debutante (Shirley Temple) who's dressed as a hobo.

      Silent Spot: Skelton plays a panicky construction worker trying to keep from falling off a high-rise steel building.

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    • Rings on Her Fingers Also Go Through Your Nose
      4/30/68
      0.0

      Music:
      The Association - "Birthday Morning," "Windy" & "Wasn't It A Bit Like Now?"

      Comedy:
      Sketch: "Rings on Her Fingers Also Go Through Your Nose" - Appleyby sketch with Nipsey Russell (as Hardsell Hopkins).
      Silent spot: "The Old Handy Man".

    • Michael Landon
      Michael Landon
      Season 20 - Episode 11
      12/7/70
      0.0
      Red's guest is Michael Landon. Also appearing are Bob Duggan, Billy Barty, Adam Kaufman, Stuart Lee and Linda Sue Risk.

      Comedy Sketch: San Fernando Red tries to con the Richest Boy in the World (Michael Landon).

      Silent Spot: Red mimes an Old Man Who Hates Kids.
    • Pop, The Astronaut
      Pop, The Astronaut
      Season 19 - Episode 1
      9/23/69
      0.0

      Red kicks off his 19th season with guests Peter Graves and rock group Iron Butterfly. Graves' "Mission Impossible" co-stars Greg Morris and Leonard Nimoy make cameo appearances.

      Musical Highlights: Iron Butterfly performs "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" & "Soul Experience."
      The Jimmy Joyce Singers and the Tom Hansen Dancers team up for an "Up Up and Away" for the production number.

      Comedy Sketch: "Pop, The Astronaut" - Red plays Pop, a stowaway janitor on a Jupiter-bound spaceship commanded by astronaut Peter Graves.

      Silent Spot: 'The Silent Movie Kop" - Skelton plays a silent movie cop frantically chasing a bank robber.

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    • Bratman
      Bratman
      Season 15 - Episode 28
      4/19/66
      0.0

      Fernando Lamas / Ike Cole

    • A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Harem
      10/13/64
      0.0

      Music:
      Vikki Carr sings "Bye Bye Blackbird" and "Loveland."
      Main comedy sketch:
      "A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Harem" - San Fernando Red tries to find a bride for a rich oil sultan (Ed Wynn) who has the choice of three women (played by Vikki Carr, Sandy Wirth and Mary Wickes).

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    • A New York Stripper Is Not Always A Steak
      10/24/67
      0.0

      John Forsythe / Michelle Lee / Roland Winters

    • Never On A Bum-Day
      Never On A Bum-Day
      Season 15 - Episode 12
      12/7/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Robert Vaughn and singing group The Doodletown Pipers.
      Music:
      The Doodletown Pipers sing "Those Were the Days."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Never On A Bum-Day" - A guardian angel (Carol Byron) protects Freddie the Freeloader from Officer McGuire (Robert Vaughn).
      Silent Spot - Red does a pantomime as an expectant father.

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    • Shine On Harvest Goon
      Shine On Harvest Goon
      Season 15 - Episode 17
      1/11/66
      0.0

      Buddy Ebsen / Jackie and Gayle

    • Hobo A Go-Go
      Hobo A Go-Go
      Season 15 - Episode 8
      11/2/65
      0.0

      Audrew Meadows / The Lettermen / Douglas Fowley

    • The Love Bug'll Getcha If You Don't Use DDT
      4/2/68
      0.0

      Comedy:
      Jack Jones appears in a Clem Kadiddlehopper sketch.

    • Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wife?
      Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wife?
      Season 15 - Episode 4
      10/5/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are British pop duo Peter and Gordon (Peter Asher and Gordon Waller), and operatic coloratura soprano Patrice Munsel.
      Music:
      Peter and Gordon perform "Don't Pity Me."
      Patrice Munsel (opera soprano) with Peter and Gordon sing "You Don't Want My Love."
      Patrice Munsel sings "Summertime."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wife?" - A George Appleby sketch with Patrice Munsel playing his wife Clara.
      Silent Spot - Red plays a fussy bachelor who owns a parrot.

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    • Willie Lump Lump's Birthday
      Willie Lump Lump's Birthday
      Season 19 - Episode 5
      10/21/69
      0.0

      Music:
      Paul Revere and the Raiders sing "Good Thing" and "We All Gotta Get Together".

    • The Nag And I
      The Nag And I
      Season 16 - Episode 32
      5/9/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are comedian Nipsey Russell and singer Lana Cantrell.

      Musical Highlights: Lana sings "I'm All Smiles" and "Let Yourself Go."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Nag And I" - An ex-policeman (Nipsey) and George Appleby (Red) form a dance team and try for a job on TV.

      Silent Spot: Red is a cricket catcher working for a magician.

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    • A Happening That Happened In Texas
      A Happening That Happened In Texas
      Season 19 - Episode 2
      9/30/69
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Walter Brennan and vocal group The Lettermen.

      Musical Highlights: The Lettermen sing "Hurt So Bad" and "Shangri-La."
      Tom Hansen Dancers and Jimmy Joyce Singers do two Baroque numbers with "I Know a Place" and "Baroque-A-Nova".

      Comedy Sketch: "A Happening That Happened In Texas" - Sheriff Walter (Brennan) and Sheriff Deadeye (Skelton) are hoping to settle their rivalry for the hand of a wealthy widow (Peggy Rhea). Both sheriffs hire the same gunslinger (Bern Hoffman) to eliminate the other.

      Silent Spot: A big game hunter (Red) is pestered by a playful gorilla.

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    • Little Old Rainmaker, He
      Little Old Rainmaker, He
      Season 17 - Episode 13
      11/28/67
      0.0

      Music:
      Harpers Bizarre perform "Chattanooga Choo Choo" and "Anything Goes"

      Also appearing:
      Arthur Godfrey

    • Mamma's Little Monster
      Mamma's Little Monster
      Season 14 - Episode 12
      12/15/64
      0.0

      Music:
      The Youngfolk - "They Call the Wind Maria" and "Skip to My Lou"

    • Bad Guys and Good Girls (Walter Brennan)
      10/12/70
      0.0

      Red's guest is Walter Brennan. Also appearing is Jan Arvan.

      Comedy Sketch: In a take-off of "High Noon" Deputy Hawkeye (Brennan) and Sheriff Deadeye (Red) don't see eye to eye on things.

      Silent Spot: Red and Jan fight for a campsite.

      Red reads his poem about grandparents, written after the birth of his first grandchild.

      With the David Rose Orchestra.

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    • The Boston Pops Show
      The Boston Pops Show
      Season 18 - Episode 30
      4/29/69
      0.0

      The Boston Pops play some of Red Skelton's music.

    • The Bum Who Came In From The Cold
      The Bum Who Came In From The Cold
      Season 15 - Episode 27
      4/12/66
      0.0

      Nancy Wilson / Jack Kruschen

    • He Who Has A Heart Of Gold Should See A Doctor
      12/31/68
      0.0

      Music:
      Dionne Warwick sings "Promises Promises" and "Where Am I Going?"
      Comedy:
      Jan Arvan plays Muggsy in a Freddie the Freeloader sketch.

    • Get Thee To A Cannery
      Get Thee To A Cannery
      Season 13 - Episode 6
      10/29/63
      0.0

      Ethel Merman / Billy Barty

    • A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Dump
      1/21/64
      0.0

      Merv Griffin appears in a Freddie the Freeloader sketch and, later in show, sings "Once in a Lifetime" and "Little Man You've Had a Busy Day".

    • A Woman's A Rag, A Bone, And A Hank Of Mouth
      10/22/68
      0.0

      Pat Carroll plays Clara Appleby in a "George Appleby" sketch. She also sings "When the World Was Young" and "The Other Man's Grass is Always Green."

    • Brats In Your Belfry
      Brats In Your Belfry
      Season 15 - Episode 9
      11/9/65
      0.0

      Guests:
      Vic Dana
      Bill Dana; Mary Wickes; Sandra Gould; Jan Arvan

    • Guess Whose Dinner Is Coming To Freddie?
      10/1/68
      0.0

      Freddie in a movie that is being shot at his bench.

    • Be It Ever So Homely, There's No Face Like Clem
      2/8/66
      0.0

      Music:
      Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Bass perform "Zorba the Greek," "Mexican Shuffle" and "Tijuana Taxi."
      Tina Louise sings "The Lady Is a Tramp."
      Main comedy sketch:
      "Be It Ever So Homely, There's No Face Like Clem"- Hollywood director Fritz Flicker (Roland Winters) is trying to find the ugliest face in the world to be cast opposite the world's most beautiful actress (Tina Louise).

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    • Nothing But the Tooth
      Nothing But the Tooth
      Season 11 - Episode 15
      1/2/62
      0.0
      "Nothing But the Tooth" - Clem Kadiddlehopper becomes a spokesman for a cereal company.
    • Danny Thomas (guest host)
      Danny Thomas (guest host)
      Season 10 - Episode 12
      1/10/61
      0.0
      This was the first in a series of guest hosts while Red recuperated from surgery. Danny Thomas was the host for this week. Scheduled to appear with Thomas were fellow "Make Room for Daddy" co-stars Rusty Hamer (doing a drum solo) and Angela Cartwright (singing).
    • Goodbye, Mr. Gyp
      Goodbye, Mr. Gyp
      Season 15 - Episode 26
      4/5/66
      0.0

      Jackie Coogan / The Doodletown Pipers

    • Beneath This Ragged Shirt Lies Ragged Underwear
      2/11/69
      0.0

      Bobby Rydell sings "Quiet Night," "Carnival" and "Meditation."

    • I Want To Go Where The Wild Goof Goes
      4/7/64
      0.0

      Connie Stevens plays Daisy June in a Clem Kadiddlehopper sketch.

    • Panhandle With Care (a.k.a. Freddie at the South Pole)

      Red's guests are actor George C. Scott and British rock group The Honeycombs.

      Musical Highlight:
      The Honeycombs perform "Have I the Right?"

      Comedy sketches: "Panhandle With Care" (a.k.a. "Freddie at the South Pole") - A Freddie the Freeloader sketch with George C. Scott as South Pole explorer Dr. Hardship.

      Silent Spot: Red plays the Village Smitty in a sketch based on the Longfellow poem "The Village Blacksmith."

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    • Clem the Candidate
      Clem the Candidate
      Season 10 - Episode 3
      10/11/60
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      William Demarest plays Burnside, a political boss who believes that Clem Kadiddlehopper (Red Skelton) would make the ideal Presidential candidate.

    • The Mouth That Roared
      The Mouth That Roared
      Season 14 - Episode 6
      10/27/64
      0.0

      Red's guest is comedienne Martha Raye.

      Musical Highlights: Martha Raye sings "I'll Go My Way By Myself" and "Can't Buy Me Love."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Mouth That Roared" - Freddie the Freeloader assists the government in uncovering the boss of the racketeers, Mr. Big (played by Martha Raye).

      Silent Spot: "Happy Halloween" - Red spends the night in a haunted house.

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    • Tiptoe Through The Trash Cans
      Tiptoe Through The Trash Cans
      Season 13 - Episode 25
      3/31/64
      0.0

      Music:
      Janet Blair sings "I Am Woman, You Are Man" and "As You Desire Me." She also appears in a Freddie the Freeloader sketch.

    • Clothes Make The Bum
      Clothes Make The Bum
      Season 17 - Episode 7
      10/17/67
      0.0

      Terry-Thomas / Nancy Wilson

    • Stupidity, Italian Style
      Stupidity, Italian Style
      Season 15 - Episode 32
      5/17/66
      0.0

      Comedy Sketches:
      "Stupidity-Italian " a Clem Kadiddlehopper with Petula Clark and Romo Vincent.
      Silent spot: TV repairman.
      Music:
      Petula sings "I Know A Place" & "A Sign Of The Times."

    • Here Comes The Bribe
      Here Comes The Bribe
      Season 15 - Episode 7
      10/26/65
      0.0

      Johnny Mathis / Carol Byron

    • Lame Brain For A Day
      Lame Brain For A Day
      Season 14 - Episode 16
      1/12/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Manfred Mann perform "Do Wah Diddy" and "Smokestack Lightning."
      Comedy
      :
      "Lame Brain For A Day" - Eve Arden plays a charm school operator who offers $1,000 to any man that she can't turn into a gentleman within seven days. The first man to take her challenge? Clem Kadiddlehopper!


    • Instant Marriage Mill
      Instant Marriage Mill
      Season 20 - Episode 16
      1/18/71
      0.0
      San Fernando Red gets Fireman (Chad Everett) to marry Cass Elliot. Silent Spot: Flea circus.
    • Sheriffs Are Bought, Not Made
      Sheriffs Are Bought, Not Made
      Season 17 - Episode 22
      2/13/68
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor-singers Burl Ives and Lulu.
      Music:
      Lulu sings "Lulu's Back in Town."
      Lulu and Burt Ives sing "Consider Yourself" in a song-and-dance number.
      Burl Ives sings "The Little White Duck."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Sheriffs Are Bought Not Made" - Big Pappy Tumbleweed (Burl Ives, reprising his "Cat On a Hot Tin Roof" character) and Sheriff Deadeye (Red) clash when they both stake claim on an abandoned gold mine.Â
      Silent Spot - An absent minded assembly-line employee (Red) at a candy factory is distracted by a female co-worker.

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    • Census Taker
      Census Taker
      Season 20 - Episode 6
      10/19/70
      0.0
      Red's guests are Gene Barry and Ida Mae McKenzie. Also appearing are Mary Foran and Jan Arvan.

      Comedy Sketch: Clem trys to take a census to a man that is cheating on his wife.

      Silent Spot: "The Taxidermist's Mother-in-Law".
    • A Creep In The Deep
      A Creep In The Deep
      Season 14 - Episode 18
      1/26/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are comedian Don Knotts and British rock group The Searchers.

      Musical Highlights: The Searchers perform "Love Potion No. 9" and "What Have They Done to the Rain?"

      Comedy Sketch: "A Creep in the Deep" - Don Knotts plays the Commodore of Lagoons, a city park official who wants to demolish Freddie the Freeloader's rundown houseboat.

      Silent Spot: A "Whistler's Mother" takeoff with Red as the painter having great difficulty painting his mother (Frankie Darrow).

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    • Loco Boy Makes Good
      Loco Boy Makes Good
      Season 15 - Episode 5
      10/12/65
      0.0

      Bobby Rydell / The New Christy Minstrels

    • Red's Relatives
      Red's Relatives
      Season 17 - Episode 12
      11/21/67
      0.0

      Polly Bergen / Pat Carroll

    • Appleby Wins a House (a.k.a. Game Show)
      5/27/58
      0.0

      Red's guest is Marilyn Maxwell. Also appearing are Don Wilson and Stephen Dunne. Highlights: George Appleby wins a house on a TV quiz show.

    • Best Thing To Get Out Of Marriage Is To Get Out Of Marriage
    • Be It Ever So Grumble, There's No Place Like Home
      9/22/64
      0.0

      Music:
      Johnny Rivers performs "Memphis" and "Maybelline."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Be It Ever So Grumble, There's No Place Like Home" - Jayne Meadows plays Clara Appleby in s sketch where George invents a machine (or formula?) which makes him irresistible to women.
      Silent Spot - An ancient statue comes to life.

    • Better Living Through Chiseling
      Better Living Through Chiseling
      Season 16 - Episode 21
      2/7/67
      0.0

      Red's guest is singer-actress Edie Adams.

      Musical Highlights: Edie Adams sings "Come Back to Me."

      Comedy Sketch:  "Better Living Through Chiseling" - Edie Adams plays newspaper reporter Lulu Trueblue in a Sheriff Deadeye sketch.

    • Not With My Dump You Don't
      Not With My Dump You Don't
      Season 16 - Episode 23
      2/28/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are British comedian Terry-Thomas and singer Joanie Sommers.

      Musical Highlights: Joanie Sommers sings "Girl Talk" and "When I'm Not Near the Boy I Love."

      Comedy Sketch: "Not With My Dump You Don't" - Terry-Thomas appears in a Freddie the Freeloader" sketch.

    • The Red Skelton Scrapbook (1966)
      The Red Skelton Scrapbook (1966)
      Season 15 - Episode 24
      3/1/66
      0.0
      The Red Skelton Scrapbook '66 Hosted by John Wayne

      Musical Highlights: The Tom Hansen dancers offer "Matchmaker" and "Sticky Fingers".

      Comedy Sketch: Tipsy Willie Lump Lump gets up on the wrong side of the house - his wife has rearranged the furniture.

      Blackouts: Red plays a man having "just one more drink", a confused inventor, a kettledrum player, a mathematician, a hunter, a headache sufferer and a man taking medicine.

      Ballet: "The Spectre of the Rose", Skelton style, with dancer Roberta Lubell.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a Gay Nineties suitor courting his lady love (Chanin Hale).

      Also: Red does his famous doughnut dunking routine and gets John Wayne's tips on Western-style courting.

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    • Sweet Smell Of Failure
      Sweet Smell Of Failure
      Season 15 - Episode 31
      5/10/66
      0.0

      Red's guest is singer Jack Jones. Virginia Grey also appears.

      Musical Highlights: Jack Jones sings "The Impossible Dream" and "You've Got Possibilities."

      Comedy Sketch: "Sweet Smell Of Failure" - Freddie the Freeloader is tricked into taking a list of spies to Lisbon on an aircraft loaded with secret agents. Virginia Grey plays the stewardess.

      Silent Spot: An elaborate dinner party thrown by a nouveau riche Texan.

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    • Chiseler On The Roof
      Chiseler On The Roof
      Season 16 - Episode 3
      9/27/66
      0.0

      Jackie Coogan / Nancy Ames

    • Button Up Your Overcoat: You Forgot Your Pants
      4/8/69
      0.0

      June Lockhart / Gloria Loring

    • While Trying To Win The West, He Lost The East
      1/7/69
      0.0

      Music:
      Lana Cantrell sings "When the World Was Young" and "Those Were the Days" (2nd song, production number with the Tom Hansen Dancers)

    • Loused In Space
      Loused In Space
      Season 16 - Episode 30
      4/25/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are Vincent Price, "Lost in Space" actress June Lockhart, and singer Matt Monro.

      Musical Highlights: Matt sings "Born Free."

      Comedy Sketch: "Loused In Space" - San Fernando Red, Professor Super-Dope (Vincent) and their mechanic (June) fly to the moon.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a stevedore of the Twenties who gets involved with flappers, gangsters and the police.

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    • Goofy Goofy Gander
      Goofy Goofy Gander
      Season 15 - Episode 10
      11/16/65
      0.0

      Stanley Holloway / The Youngfolk

    • He Who Steals My Dump Steals Trash
      He Who Steals My Dump Steals Trash
      Season 17 - Episode 14
      12/5/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are comedian George Gobel and vocal group Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.

      Musical Highlights: Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons perform "Sherry," "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You" and a medley of songs from "The Sound of Music."

      Comedy Sketch: "He Who Steals My Dump Steals Trash" - Freedie the Freeloader tries to help an amnesiac (Gobel) recall his identity.

      Silent Spot:
      Red plays a street sweeper who's obsessed with neatness.

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    • The Best Sheriff Money Can Buy
      The Best Sheriff Money Can Buy
      Season 16 - Episode 10
      11/22/66
      0.0

      Music:
      Jack Jones sings a medley ("All I Need is the Girl", "A Day in the Life of a Fool" and "People Will Say We're in Love")

    • A Gyp Off The Old Block
      A Gyp Off The Old Block
      Season 16 - Episode 9
      11/15/66
      0.0

      Tim Conway / Jane Marsh

    • Keep The Tramp Fires Burning
      Keep The Tramp Fires Burning
      Season 13 - Episode 28
      4/21/64
      0.0

      Cesar Romero / Poncie Ponce

    • The Fastest Goon In The West
      The Fastest Goon In The West
      Season 14 - Episode 9
      11/24/64
      0.0

      Music:
      Ginger Rogers sings and dances to "I Don't Think I'll End It All Today" and "Mangos."
      Comedy sketches:
      "The Fastest Goon In The West" - School teacher Sally Swinger (Ginger Rogers) enters a beauty contest staged by crooked Sheriff Deadeye.
      Silent Spot - Skelton plays a flower vendor who finds a silver slipper.

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    • It Happened One Nut
      It Happened One Nut
      Season 16 - Episode 7
      10/25/66
      0.0

      Red's guest is Polly Bergen.

      Musical Highlights: Polly sings "It's Today" and "What the World Needs Now".

      Comedy Sketch: "It Happened One Nut" - Clem Kadiddlehopper takes hog-calling lessons from a pretty teacher (Polly).

      Silent Spot: Red is a busy cafe owner.

    • A Bad Man Nowdays Is Hard to Find
      A Bad Man Nowdays Is Hard to Find
      Season 14 - Episode 15
      1/5/65
      0.0

      Red's guest is trumpeter Al Hirt.
      Music:
      Al Hirt plays "Java," "Twelfth Street Rag," "Up Above My Head," "I Was Born to Blow My Horn" and "Fancy Pants."
      Comedy sketches:
      "A Bad Man Nowdays Is Hard to Find" - Sheriff Deadeye (Red) manages to capture desperado Tiny Tex (Al Hirt), who doesn't stay caught for long.
      Silent Spot - A drunken party-goer (Red) enters the wrong apartment.

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    • Much Ado About Nagging
      Much Ado About Nagging
      Season 16 - Episode 4
      10/4/66
      0.0

      George Kirby / Jackie and Gayle

    • Mother Knows Best (a.k.a. Mother Knows Pest)
      10/11/66
      0.0

      Red's guests are actress Audrey Meadows and singer Shirley Bassey.

      Musical Highlights: Shirley Bassey sings "I Could Have Danced All Night" and "The Shadow of Your Smile."

      Comedy Sketch: "Mother Knows Best" (a.k.a. "Mother Knows Pest") - Junior disrupts his widowed mother's (Audrey Meadows) vacation cruise.

    • Cauliflower and the Syndicate
      Cauliflower and the Syndicate
      Season 9 - Episode 16
      1/26/60
      0.0

      George Raft appears in a Cauliflower McPugg sketch.

    • The Plight Before Christmas (1964)
      The Plight Before Christmas (1964)
      Season 14 - Episode 13
      12/22/64
      0.0
      "The Plight Before Christmas," a Freddie the Freeloader sketch with Greer Garson playing a bag lady.
      Also:
      Greer Garson recites "Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus."
      The Hillcrest Elementary School Choir sings a medley of Christmas songs.
    • The Land Of Bilk And Money
      The Land Of Bilk And Money
      Season 16 - Episode 6
      10/18/66
      0.0

      Music:
      Jay and the Americans perform "Chilly Winds" and "Come a Little Bit Closer."

    • A Sap's Fable (a.k.a. The Great Brain Robbery)
      11/17/64
      0.0

      Red's guests are singers Vic Damone and Gale Garnett.

      Musical Highlights: Gale Garnett sings "We'll Sing in the Sunshine."
      Gale Garnett - "Won't You Come Home, Bill Bailey?" (with the Skeltones).
      Vic Damone sings "Younger Than Springtime" and "I Am in Love?"

      Comedy Sketch: "A Sap's Fable" (a.k.a. "The Great Brain Robbery") - Bellhop Clem Kadiddlehopper unwittingly helps Nervous Pervis (Vic Damone) and Charley (Peter Mamakos), two burglars who have arrived in town to loot the bank vault. Also appearing in the sketch are Jan Arvan as Paw Kadiddlehopper and Russ Grieve as a policeman.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a man who's trying to give up his addiction to television.

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    • Dial 'O' for Nothing
      Dial 'O' for Nothing
      Season 14 - Episode 23
      3/2/65
      0.0

      Guests:
      Janis Paige
      Sheilah Rogers

    • Down The Old Chisholm Trail With The Old Chiseler
      2/1/66
      0.0

      George Gobel
      Music:
      The Hollies perform "I'm Alive" and "Look Through Any Window"

    • Cauliflower Ears That Bloom In The Spring, Tra-La
      2/20/68
      0.0

      Terry-Thomas / Shani Wallis

    • The Fastest Crumb In The West
      The Fastest Crumb In The West
      Season 15 - Episode 2
      9/21/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are Bobby Darin, and singing duo of Jackie and Gayle.
      Comedy Sketch:
      In "The Fastest Crumb in the West," cowardly Sheriff Deadeye tries to get his hands on the "Brave Juice" concocted by Running Fever (Darin), an American Indian medicine man.
      Silent Spot:
      While trying to impress his girlfriend (Chanin Hale), a wealthy yachtsman (Red) falls overboard.
      Musical Highlights:
      Bobby Darin - "That Funny Feeling"
      Bobby Darin with Jackie & Gayle - "Sunday in New York"
      Jackie & Gayle - "Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"

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    • Loafer Come Back To Me
      Loafer Come Back To Me
      Season 15 - Episode 3
      9/28/65
      0.0

      Mickey Rooney / U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Team

    • Two On The Isle
      Two On The Isle
      Season 18 - Episode 12
      12/17/68
      0.0

      Dale Robertson appears with Red in a "Robinson Crusoe" parody.

    • Next Time, Try The Brain
      Next Time, Try The Brain
      Season 16 - Episode 28
      4/4/67
      0.0

      Music:
      Tennessee Ernie Ford sings "I'll Remember You" and "Hey Look Me Over"

    • A Taste Of Money
      A Taste Of Money
      Season 15 - Episode 6
      10/19/65
      0.0

      Harve Presnell / Reta Shaw

    • Once Upon A Dunce
      Once Upon A Dunce
      Season 16 - Episode 31
      5/2/67
      0.0

      Red's guest is operatic soprano Patrice Munsel.

      Musical Highlight: Patrice sings "That's Life."

      Comedy Sketch: "Once Upon A Dunce" - Advice columnist Constance Cupid (Patrice) gives courting lessons to Clem Kadiddlehopper.

      Silent Spot: Red is cantankerous Mr. Haight who's bugged by trespassers.

    • Where There's Smoke There's A Dragon
      10/3/67
      0.0

      Bert Lahr / Fran Jeffries

    • How Stupid Of Cupid
      How Stupid Of Cupid
      Season 15 - Episode 1
      9/14/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Freddie & the Dreamers, in a segment filmed in England, perform "I'm Telling You Now" and "A Little You."
      Comedy Sketch:
      "How Stupid Of Cupid" - Clem Kadiddlehopper falls madly in love with the female dummy controlled by Quincy Quiverlips (Paul Ford), the world's worst ventriloquist.
      Silent Spot:
      A married couple, Red Skelton and Sheila Rogers, return home from their Summer vacation.

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    • Deadeye Goes to School or a Lemon for the Teacher
      2/25/69
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      Music:
      Vikki Carr sings "Mirror" and "Come Rain or Come Shine" (2nd song with The Tom Hansen Dancers).

    • Jerk Of All Trades
      Jerk Of All Trades
      Season 15 - Episode 13
      12/14/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are actress Tallulah Bankhead and jazz pianist Horst Jankowski.
      Music
      :
      Horst Jankowski performs "A Walk in the Black Forest" and "Play a Simple Melody."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Jerk Of All Trades" - Sharp-nosed gas company employee Clem Kadiddlehopper searches for a leak in a Madame Fragrant's Chez Fragrance perfume factory. The factory owner, Madame Fragrant (Tallulah Bankhead) decides to recruit him as espionage weapon against her competitors.
      Silent Spot - Skelton portrays E. Scrooge, a Christmas-hating newsstand proprietor having to contend with a Santa Claus (George Neise), a Christmas tree vendor (Jan Arvan), a shopkeeper (Chris Whitman) and a robber (Chris Stephens).

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    • Don't Look A Wooden Gift Horse In The Mouth
      1/21/69
      0.0

      Clem bodygaurd to Helen of Troy. Silent spot: Lunch-wagon owner. Olio spot: Swami makes Red's wife disappear.

    • The Most Sappy Fella
      The Most Sappy Fella
      Season 14 - Episode 5
      10/20/64
      0.0

      Red's guest is singer Bobby Rydell. Also appearing is Willard Waterman.

      Musical Highlights: Bobby Rydell sings "Garden of Eden," "Softly as I Leave You" and "Hit Record."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Most Sappy Fella" - Clem Kaddiddlehopper, who has lost 300 jobs in a row, visits the employment office where his cousin Zeke (Rydell) works. The head of the office, J.B. Pressure, gives Zeke the responsibility of improving the employment average in Clem's neighborhood.

      Silent Spot: Skelton plays a tyrannical movie director in a sketch set in the old silent film days.

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    • The Unteachables
      The Unteachables
      Season 14 - Episode 28
      4/6/65
      0.0

      Red's guest is coloratura soprano Patrice Munsel who sings a medley of operatic and pop songs.
      Comedy sketches:
      "The Unteachables" - A truant officer finally catches up with the now-adult Clem Kaddiddlehopper and enrolls him in the of Miss Miss Alvira Egghead (Patrice Munsel).
      Silent Spot - Red portrays The Wolf in a sketch based on the "Little Red Riding Hood" story.

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    • Junior's Bustin' Out All Over
      Junior's Bustin' Out All Over
      Season 14 - Episode 29
      4/13/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are rock and roll duo Jan & Dean, and Paul Ford (character actor and former regular on "The Phil Silvers Show").
      Music
      :
      Jan & Dean sing a medley of their hits including "Surf City."
      Main comedy sketch:
      "Junior's Bustin' Out All Over" - Junior, the "Mean Widdle Kid," visits his grandfather General Hap Hazard (Paul Ford), at the Pentagon.

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    • More Truth Than Poultry
      More Truth Than Poultry
      Season 14 - Episode 32
      5/3/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Martha Raye sings "Miss Otis Regrets" and "I'm Shooting High."
      Comedy sketches:
      "More Truth Than Poultry" - A television executive (Martha Raye), wanting to boost her network's viewership, hires "ratings experts" Clem Kadiddlehopper and his pet goose Shirley.
      Silent Spot - Red as an effete Parisian who's challenged to a duel.

    • The Taming of the Schmo
      The Taming of the Schmo
      Season 14 - Episode 2
      9/29/64
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Maurice Evans, The Rolling Stones, The Greenwood Country Singers, and actress Chanin Hale.
      Music:
      The Rolling Stones perform "Tell Me."
      The Greenwood Country Singers perform "Frankie and Johnny."
      Comedy sketches:
      "The Taming of the Schmo" - A Shakespearean actor (Maurice Evans) develops car trouble while crossing the Kadiddlehopper farm.
      Silent Spot - Red Skelton and Chanin Hale play newlyweds.

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    • Crime Doesn't Pay But It's Tax Free
      Crime Doesn't Pay But It's Tax Free
      Season 19 - Episode 14
      12/30/69
      0.0
      Music:
      Sweetwater performs "Two Worlds"
    • How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down In The Dump? (aka Freddie's Heroes)

      Red's guests are "Hogan's Heroes" regulars Bob Crane and John Banner.

      Musical Highlight: Bob Crane drums "These Boots are Made for Walking."

      Comedy Sketch: "How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down In The Dump?" (aka "Freddie's Heroes") - Colonel Hogan meets Freddie the Freeloader.

      Silent Spot - A man meets his fiancee's parents.

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    • Will The Real Clara Appleby Shut Up? (a.k.a. To Tell A Fib)

      Sketch:
      "To Tell a Fib" with Jane Russell, Connie Haines and Beryl Davis.
      Music:
      Jane Russell, Connie Haines and Beryl Davis sing "Jericho," "I Believe," "Smile" and "Elijah Rock."

    • The Many Skeltons (aka 'Too Many Skeltons')
      6/14/60
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      Opening: Telephones.
      The Many Skeltons (aka 'Too Many Skeltons') Marilyn Maxwell plays an operator at an answering service. Clem Kadiddlehopper, Bolivar Shagnasty, Cauliflower McPugg, and Willie Lump Lump call in to get their messages. Bolivar goes to the wrong house to repair a TV.
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    • Sing a Song of Sing Sing
      Sing a Song of Sing Sing
      Season 13 - Episode 12
      12/17/63
      0.0

      Red's guests are actors Dennis O'Keefe and Jackie Coogan. The musical guest is singer Joanie Sommers.

      Comedy Sketch: "Sing a Song of Sing Sing" - Big Louie (Coogan) tries to capture Seymour the Snitch (O'Keefe), a gangster who "sang" before a crime investigating committee. Red plays an acquaintance of Seymour who gets caught in Louie's trap.

      Silent Spot: Red plays the father of quintuplets who's trying to take care of the babies while his wife is away for a rest.

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    • I'm Heading For The Last Grownup
      I'm Heading For The Last Grownup
      Season 13 - Episode 30
      5/5/64
      0.0

      Red's guests are actors Mickey Rooney and Jackie Coogan. The musical guests are The Snobs, four 17-year-olds from London who wear powdered wigs, velvet coats, silk cravats and buckle shoes.

      Musical Highlights
      : The Snobs perform "Buckle Shoe Stomp," "Henry VIII" and "Love Potion No. 9."

      Comedy Sketch: "I'm Heading For the Last Grown-Up" - Mickey Rooney portrays the commander of an atomic submarine which has been submerged for seven years.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a fisherman who's trying to outwit a game warden (Jackie Coogan).

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    • Sit Down, You're Rocking The Vote
      Sit Down, You're Rocking The Vote
      Season 13 - Episode 15
      1/14/64
      0.0

      Music:
      The Paris Sisters sing "Some of These Days" and "Once in a While."
      Stubby Kaye sings "The Music Goes Round and Round."

    • The Magic Act
      The Magic Act
      Season 20 - Episode 1
      9/14/70
      0.0
      Silent Spot: Jerry Lewis is a klutz to magician Red.
    • San Fernando's Treasure Hunt
      San Fernando's Treasure Hunt
      Season 9 - Episode 5
      11/3/59
      0.0

      Red's guests are Guy Madison and Amanda Blake.
      Highlights
      :
      San Fernando Red, a con man, is looking for treasure in the ocean. He hires a boat skippered by Guy Madison. His secretary Ruby (Amanda Blake) comes along for the search when things go wrong.

    • The Goon And Sixpence
      The Goon And Sixpence
      Season 13 - Episode 27
      4/14/64
      0.0

      Vincent Price
      Bobby Rydell - medley: "When I Take My Sugar to Tea," "My Baby Just Cares for Me," "Walking My Baby Back Home" and "You're Nobody Til Somebody Loves You."

    • If At First You Don't Succeed, Forget It
      3/18/69
      0.0

      Merv Griffin

    • You Can Lead A Horse To Water, But He'll Go By Himself To Scotch

      Opening: A Woman and a Mirror Clem the Knight Silent spot: The Surprise Party.

    • An Icicle Built For Two (aka "Alaska")
      11/11/69
      0.0

      Music:
      Oliver sings "Who Will Buy" and "Jean."

    • When It's Tepee Time Down South
      When It's Tepee Time Down South
      Season 14 - Episode 11
      12/8/64
      0.0

      Comedy:
      Fernando Lamas and Bella Bruck appear in a San Fernando Red sketch.

    • Look Awards
      Look Awards
      Season 4 - Episode 25
      3/8/55
      0.0
      Red presents Look magazine's film awards for 1954. Winners appearing to accept for themselves include Jack Lemmon, Bing Crosby, Walt Disney, Edmond O'Brien, Alfred Hitchcock, and Judy Garland. Comedy Sketch: Red demonstrates how he would have played Brando's tough guy role in On the Waterfront and Crosby's drunken part in The Country Girl. Vocalist Louise O'Brien joins David Rose and his Orchestra for a medley of Irving Berlin songs.moreless
    • He Who Steals My Robot Steals Trash
      9/24/68
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      Red rings in his 18th year on TV with a monster rally with Boris Karloff and Vincent Price performng a musical monster spoof.

      A brief visit by Ed Sullivan and a network debut of songstress Spanky Wilson.

      Musical Highlights: Spanky sings, "Alfie" and "Apartment 101". Red, Boris & Vincent perform "The Two of Us".

      Comedy Sketch: "He Who Steals My Robot Steals Trash" Clem Kadiddlehopper is mistaken for an experimental robot by the Mad monsters. (Boris & Vincent) The introduction of "The Olio Spot" of comedy bits based on vaudeville oldies. Silent Spot: Red pantomimes a high-strung man unhinged by loud noises.moreless
    • Lookie, Lookie, Here Comes Cookie
      Lookie, Lookie, Here Comes Cookie
      Season 14 - Episode 22
      2/23/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Hugh O'Brien and young Italian singer Piccola Pupa.
      Music:
      Piccola Pupa sings "I Want to Be Wanted," "My Heart is a Hobo" and "La Musica Italiana."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Lookie, Lookie, Here Comes Cookie" - A San Fernando Red sketch with Hugh O'Brien.
      Silent Spot - Red plays both an old man and a little boy on a fishing trip.

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    • The Fastest Cuspidor In The West
      The Fastest Cuspidor In The West
      Season 16 - Episode 13
      12/13/66
      0.0

      Red's guest is singer-actor Robert Goulet.

      Musical Highlights: Robert Goulet sings "Moment of Truth" and "Try to Remember."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Fastest Cuspidor In The West" - Goulet plays method actor Nathan Nothing in a Deadeye sketch.

      Silent Spot - During the Christmas shopping rush, an elderly salesman is transferred to the toy department.

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    • The Christmas Spirit
      The Christmas Spirit
      Season 16 - Episode 14
      12/20/66
      0.0

      1966 Christmas Show with Greer Garson

    • Appleby's Fallout Shelter
      Appleby's Fallout Shelter
      Season 9 - Episode 30
      6/7/60
      0.0

      "Appleby's Fallout Shelter" with Vivian Vance (as Clara Appleby).

    • Yo Ho Ho And A Bottle Of Dumb
      Yo Ho Ho And A Bottle Of Dumb
      Season 16 - Episode 22
      2/14/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are George Gobel and British balladeers Chad and Jeremy.

      Musical Highlights: Chad and Jeremy sing "It Was a Very Good Year."

      Comedy Sketch: "Yo Ho Ho And A Bottle Of Dumb" - Christopher Columbus (George) sets sail with Forsooth Fromkess (Red).

      Silent Spot: Red plays a star-struck car hop hoping to be discovered in Hollywood.

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    • The Schnook of Araby
      The Schnook of Araby
      Season 16 - Episode 25
      3/14/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are Cesar Romero and 14 Los Angeles youngsters who make up the Serenaders band.

      Musical Highlights: The Serenaders perform "Sunrise Serenade" and "Elmer's Tune."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Schnook of Araby" - Clem Kadiddlehopper takes a job as a bodyguard to Mustapha Dame, the dictator of Yugo-Crazia.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a ham actor who's besieged by autograph hunters.

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    • Bathtub Gin Never Leaves A Ring
      Bathtub Gin Never Leaves A Ring
      Season 18 - Episode 21
      2/18/69
      0.0

      Mickey Rooney / Hal Frazier

    • The Mayor of Central Park
      The Mayor of Central Park
      Season 12 - Episode 3
      10/9/62
      0.0
      "The Mayor of Central Park" with Ray Bolger (as "The Mayor of Central Park").
      Music:
      Ray Bolger sings "I'm Fascinating"
      Brenda Lee sings "All Alone Am I" & "Kansas City"
    • San Fernando Investigates the Investigating Committees

      San Fernando Red (Red Skelton) launches an investigation of investigating committees.

    • George Gobel / The Mills Brothers
      George Gobel / The Mills Brothers
      Season 18 - Episode 6
      10/29/68
      0.0

      Red's guests are humorist George Gobel and vocal group The Mills Brothers.

      Musical Highlights: The Mills Brothers sing "Opus One" and "Shy Violet."

      Comedy Sketch: With the help of San Fernando Red, wealthy Richard Cornwall III (Gobel) gains the confidence to propose to his childhood sweetheart (Jan Davis), now a towering beauty.

      Olio Sketch: Two men on a bridge (Skelton and Jimmy Cross) encounter a despondent girl (Beverly Powers), a cop (Bob Duggan) and a stick-up man (Fred Villani).

      Silent Spot: Twins Slob and Prissy Jones (both played by Red) react in opposite ways to Halloween trick-or-treaters.

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    • The Stagecoach Hijack
      The Stagecoach Hijack
      Season 20 - Episode 12
      12/14/70
      0.0
      Deadeye. Silent spot: "The Gift of Giving"
    • After the Bald Was Over
      After the Bald Was Over
      Season 12 - Episode 24
      3/12/63
      0.0
      "After the Bald Was Over" with Marilyn Maxwell (as Clara Appleby) and Jackie Coogan (as Mr. Baldwin, George Appleby's boss).
    • The Taming Of The Screw-Loose
      The Taming Of The Screw-Loose
      Season 16 - Episode 15
      12/27/66
      0.0

      Tony Randall / Barbara Hewitt

    • Love At First Fright
      Love At First Fright
      Season 15 - Episode 25
      3/29/66
      0.0

      Sketch:
      "Love at First Fright" with Phyllis Diller (as Clara Appleby).
      Musical guests:
      The Rockin' Berries sing "Poor Man's Son" and "You're My Girl."

    • I Came, I Saw, I Conked Her
      I Came, I Saw, I Conked Her
      Season 13 - Episode 29
      4/28/64
      0.0

      Red's guests are Tony Bennett, Virginia Grey, Jules Munshin, and Sandra Gould.

      Musical Highlights: In a circus setting, Tony Bennett sings "The Show Must Go On" and "Make Someone Happy."

      Comedy Sketch: "I Came, I Saw, I Conked Her" - George Appleby needs to find a husband for his sister-in-law Hortense (Sandra Gould) and tries to unload her on a doctor (Jules Munshin).

      Silent Spot: Red play a barber who ruins his customer's head of hair by using an overly-potent dandruff remover.

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    • The Applebys' Marriage License
      The Applebys' Marriage License
      Season 11 - Episode 2
      10/3/61
      0.0
      George Appleby believes that his marriage to Clara (Eve Arden) wasn't legal.
    • Bewitched, Bothered, And Brainless
      Bewitched, Bothered, And Brainless
      Season 13 - Episode 4
      10/15/63
      0.0

      Doodles Weaver and Herb Vigran appear in a Clem Kadiddlehopper comedy sketch.
      Music:
      Rosemary Clooney sings "Married I Can Always Get" and "Why Shouldn't I?"

    • Our Man Fink
      Our Man Fink
      Season 15 - Episode 30
      5/3/66
      0.0

      Red's guest is operatic baritone Robert Merrill.

      Musical Highlights: Robert Merrill sings "Mattinata," "Come Back to Sorrento" and "What Is This Thing Called Love?"

      Comedy Sketch: "Our Man Fink" - Sheriff Deadeye is tricked by beautiful Tessie Torso (Pat Priest) into joining the army, where he serves under Colonel Fiasco (Robert Merrill), whose troops are surrounded by Pancho Vanilla (also played by Merrill).

      Silent Spot: A starving sculptor (Red) tries to supplement his meal with an elusive pigeon.

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    • Do You Take This Woman For Your Awful Wedded Wife?

      Sketch:
      Clara Appleby (Audrey Meadows) gets a job at George's office. Richard Deacon plays George's boss.
      Music:
      The Lettermen sing a medley.

    • The Private Detective
      The Private Detective
      Season 20 - Episode 4
      10/5/70
      0.0
      Clem plays a detective incharge of protecting a witness.
    • Dan Blocker
      Dan Blocker
      Season 20 - Episode 8
      11/9/70
      0.0
      Red's guests are Dan Blocker and Emmaline Henry.

      Comedy Sketch: Appleby throws out his oafish house guest.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a Tipsy Barber.
    • The Gall Or The Golden West
      The Gall Or The Golden West
      Season 14 - Episode 30
      4/20/65
      0.0

      Red's guests are singer-actress Connie Stevens. Chanin Hale and Ray Kellogg also appear.

      Musical Highlights: Connie Stevens sings "After You've Gone" and "When In Rome (I Do As The Romans Do)."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Gall Or The Golden West" - Sheriff Deadeys tries to save himself from the noose by claiming that a carnival lady (Connie Stevens) is his long-lost daughter.

      Silent Spot: A 1890's sketch with Red playing a suitor eloping with his sweetheart (Chanin Hale).

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    • Bobby Rydell Invests in Cauliflower McPugg
      10/24/61
      0.0
      Bobby Rydell Invests in Cauliflower McPugg
    • Freddie and the Yuletide Doll
      Freddie and the Yuletide Doll
      Season 11 - Episode 13
      12/19/61
      0.0
      "Freddie and the Yuletide Doll" - 1961 Christmas Show
    • Life, Liberty And The Pursuit Of George Appleby
      3/12/68
      0.0

      Guests:
      Mike Conners (from the TV series 'Mannix')
      Tom Jones - "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?"
      Tom Jones (with dancers and singers) - "Mohair Sam" & "You Came a Long Way from St. Louis"

      Also appearing:
      Emmaline Henry

    • The Julius Caesar Caper
      The Julius Caesar Caper
      Season 17 - Episode 30
      4/23/68
      0.0

      Mickey Rooney / Lana Cantrell

    • Eenie Meenie Minee Schmo
      Eenie Meenie Minee Schmo
      Season 16 - Episode 2
      9/20/66
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Mickey Rooney and the singing duo Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel.

      Musical Highlights:
      Simon and Garfunkel perform "I Am A Rock" and "The Dangling Conversation."

      Comedy Sketch: "Eenie Meenie Minee Schmo" - A Las Vegas entertainer (Mickey Rooney) with a perpetual run of bad luck at the gambling tables seeks the advice of fortune teller Clem Kadiddlehopper.

      Silent Spot:
      An long-time employee has difficulty retiring after 35 years of service.

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    • Bolivar and the Roaring '20s
      Bolivar and the Roaring '20s
      Season 9 - Episode 19
      2/23/60
      0.0
      Bolivar tries to take control of Scarface's beer operation during prohibition.
      He's been invited to join Scarface's mob after his homemade "bathtub" beer gains a following.
    • A Beauty Can Skin You Deep
      A Beauty Can Skin You Deep
      Season 15 - Episode 29
      4/26/66
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "A Beauty Can Skin You Deep" with Abbe Lane.
    • Ta Ra Ra Bum Today
      Ta Ra Ra Bum Today
      Season 14 - Episode 31
      4/27/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Billy J. Kramer and The Dakotas perform "Little Children" and "From a Window."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Ta Ra Ra Bum Today" - Fred Gwynne appears as Herman Munster in a Freddie the Freeloader sketch.
      Silent Spot - Red plays a tourist in Paris taking pictures of the Eiffel Tower.

    • January 6, 1952
      January 6, 1952
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      1/6/52
      0.0

      1951-52 season (exact air date unknown):
      Red plays a used car salesman interrupting the screening of a World War II film. Red also plays the part of Hitler in the film.

    • A Thousand And One Arabian Nuts
      A Thousand And One Arabian Nuts
      Season 15 - Episode 23
      2/22/66
      0.0

      Guests:
      Stubby Kaye
      Muriel Landers

    • Jackie Gleason and Arthur Godfrey (guest hosts)
      1/24/61
      0.0
      Jackie Gleason and Arthur Godfrey appear as this week's guest hosts.
    • Sappiness Is Just A Thing Called Clem
      1/31/67
      0.0

      Music:
      Merv Griffin sings "I Wanna Say Hello" and "Hello My Baby."
      The Youngfolk sing "Yesterday" and "The Lovin' Seed."

    • Monotony On The Bounty
      Monotony On The Bounty
      Season 15 - Episode 15
      12/28/65
      0.0

      Music:
      The Silkie performs "A Long Time Gone" and "It Ain't Me, Babe."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Monotony On The Bounty" - Con-man San Fernando Red and his cohort Ruby (Emmaline Henry) operate the Fly-By-Night Travel Agency. Their client is Harry Cleancut (Cesar Romero), a heartthrob trying to escape from his fans.
      Silent Spot - Skelton portrays a fish market proprietor with customer problems.

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    • October 7, 1951
      October 7, 1951
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      0.0
      October 7, 1951
    • Freddie the Singer
      Freddie the Singer
      Season 8 - Episode 30
      6/2/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Frank McHugh. Also appearing are Gil Stuart, Maudie Prickett, Barbara Clark, Carol Sykes, Rita D'Amico, Sid Kane, Gavin Gordon, Helen Kleeb and Monty Margelis. Highlights: The Skelton Dancers open the show backed by the music of David Rose and His Orchestra. Freddie the Freeloader and Muggsy find themselves spinning up into the economic stratosphere of the music recording business to become a "teen" music sensation when he records a hit record.moreless
    • Take Her, She's Mean
      Take Her, She's Mean
      Season 13 - Episode 20
      2/18/64
      0.0

      Guests:
      Pat Carroll
      Jean-Paul Vignon

    • Shrink My Head, I'm A Stranger In Paradise (a.k.a. Stroodel and Freudloader-Instant Brainwashers)

      Sketch:
      "Stroodel and Freudloader-Instant Brainwashers" with George Gobel and Jules Munshin.
      Music:
      Vi Valasco

    • Jerk be Nimble
      Jerk be Nimble
      Season 16 - Episode 11
      11/29/66
      0.0
      "Jerk be Nimble" - A Clem Kadiddlehopper comedy sketch.
      Music:
      Dionne Warwick sings "Walk On By" and "People"
    • The Portrait of Dorian Appleby
      The Portrait of Dorian Appleby
      Season 12 - Episode 27
      4/9/63
      0.0
      "The Portrait of Dorian Appleby" with Janet Blair (as Clara Appleby).
    • How To Succeed In Loafing Without Really Trying
      9/13/66
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Gig Young and singer Johnny Rivers.

      Musical Highlights: Johnny Rivers performs "Secret Agent Man" & "Poor Side of Town."
      The Tom Hansen Dancers and the Alan Copeland Singers perform "Since I Met You."

      Comedy Sketch: "How To Succeed In Loafing Without Really Trying" - Gig guest stars as Paul Pusher, an old ate of Freddie the Freeloader, who offers him the job of vice president of his firm.

      Silent Spot: On the day of his wedding, a nervous groom (Red) is having problems with his tuxedo.

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    • San Fernando the Swami
      San Fernando the Swami
      Season 8 - Episode 28
      5/19/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Wanda Hendrix and Barbara Morrison. Highlights: Wily San Fernando Red turns to the crystal ball racket and predicts that a wealthy widow will marry him.
    • Clem's Watermelons
      Clem's Watermelons
      Season 10 - Episode 26
      5/30/61
      0.0
      "Clem's Watermelons"
    • Give A Man Enough Rope And He'll Start A Rodeo
      3/11/69
      0.0

      Roy Rogers / Dale Evans

    • For Better Or Worse Like George Appleby Got
      9/5/67
      0.0

      Music:
      Johnny Rivers performs "Help" & "The Tracks of My Tears."
      Comedy sketches:
      For Better Or Worse Like George Appleby Got" - Robert Stack plays an escaped convict who kidnaps George and Clara Appleby (Eve Arden).
      Silent Spot - Red as a tourist in Hawaii.

    • Skelton and Mae West
      Skelton and Mae West
      Season 9 - Episode 20
      3/1/60
      0.0
      Mae West, playing herself, appears on a talk show to promote her book "Goodness Had Nothing to Do With It."
    • When East Meets West, You Need A New Compass
      1/9/68
      0.0

      Red's guests include Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Singer Gilbert Price in the musical guest.

      Musical Highlights: Gilbert Price sings "It Ain't Necessarily So" and "The Impossible Dream."
      Roy Rogers and Dale Evans perform a medley of their songs.

      Comedy Sketch: "When East Meets West, You Need A New Compass" - Bolivar Shagnasty loses his fiancee (Dale Evans) to ranch owner Happy Trails (Roy Rogers).

      Silent Spot: An exhausted salesman checks into a noisy hotel.

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    • A Spy Is A Peeping Tom On Salary
      A Spy Is A Peeping Tom On Salary
      Season 17 - Episode 6
      10/10/67
      0.0

      Fernando Lamas / The 5th Dimension

    • Love Is An Itch You Can't Scratch
      Love Is An Itch You Can't Scratch
      Season 17 - Episode 21
      2/6/68
      0.0

      Herschel Bernardi / Diane Linkletter

    • Climb Upon My Knee, Dummy Boy
      Climb Upon My Knee, Dummy Boy
      Season 17 - Episode 11
      11/14/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Vincent Price and singer Dionne Warwick.

      Musical Highlights: Dionne Warwick sings "I Say a Little Prayer," "He Loves Me" and "I Dig Rock-and-Roll Music."

      Comedy Sketch: "Climb Upon My Knee, Dummy Boy" - Dr. Flygrabber (Vincent) and Clem Kadiddlehopper journey to a tropical island to find a mate for Clem's giant firefly.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a crafty turkey trying to outwit his owner on the day before Thanksgiving.

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    • Clem and the Beanstalk
      Clem and the Beanstalk
      Season 9 - Episode 29
      5/24/60
      0.0
      "Clem and the Beanstalk" with Clem Kadiddlehopper in the role of Jack.
    • San Fernando, A Man With A Heart Of Stolen Gold
      3/19/68
      0.0

      Eddy Arnold / Pat Priest / Reta Shaw

    • I Never Met A Pig I Didn't Like (a.k.a. My Brother Wears My Mother's Army Shoes)

      Sketch: "My Brother Wears My Mother's Army Shoes"
      Guests:
      Liberace
      The Youngfolk

    • It is Better To Have Loved and Lost, Much Better
      12/2/69
      0.0
      Red's guests are Janet Leigh and the Mills Brothers.

      Comedy Spot: Janet plays country girl Daisy June (trying to coax Clem Kadiddlehopper into marriage); as Clara Appleby, she henpecks husband George into asking for a raise.

      Silent Spot: Red is an off-target house wrecker.

      Musical Highlights: The Mills Brothers perform, "Cab Driver" and "Nevertheless". The Mills Brothers with the Tom Hansen dancers & the Jimmy Joyce Singers perform "Paper Doll". Tom Hansen dancers & the Jimmy Joyce Singers perform "Happy Heart".moreless
    • The Auction
      The Auction
      Season 20 - Episode 17
      1/25/71
      0.0
      Clem need to auction off the farm. Silent spot: TV repairman.
    • Saddle Sores On The Old Corral
      Saddle Sores On The Old Corral
      Season 17 - Episode 3
      9/19/67
      0.0

      Music:
      Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66 - "Mas Que Nada" and "Night and Day"

      Also appearing:
      Stanley Holloway (as Sir Whitecliff of Dover).

    • Godfrey Cambridge
      Godfrey Cambridge
      Season 20 - Episode 9
      11/16/70
      0.0
      Red's guest is Godfrey Cambridge. Also appearing are Chanin Hale, Ida Mae McKenzie and Jan Arvan.

      Comedy Sketch: San Fernando Red is football star Joe Broadway's manager.

      Silent Spot: Red, as Diamond Jim Grady visits an exclusive restaurant.
    • Jill St. John
      Jill St. John
      Season 20 - Episode 15
      1/11/71
      0.0
      Red's guests are Jill St. John and Frank Delfine.

      Comedy Sketch: Jill plays a secret agent who tries to steal Ludwick von Humerdoo's secret formula.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a hung-over fiance surveying the rubble left from his bachelor party.
    • Jackie Gleason / Mel Allen
      Jackie Gleason / Mel Allen
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      10/4/55
      0.0
      Scheduled guests:
      Jackie Gleason and Mel Allen (in a comedy sketch about baseball).
    • He Wanted to be a Square-Shooter, But He Found That His Barrel Was Round
      Red's guests are Agnes Moorehead and Shirley Bassey.

      Comedy Spot: Agnes Moorehead appears with Red in blackouts about witches and a sketch about Sheriff Deadeye.

      Silent Spot: "Getting Rid of Mice". Red is an exterminator in a science laboratory.

      Musical Highlights: Shirley Bassey sings "We". Shirley with the Tom Hansen dancers & Jimmy Joyce singers performs "Let's Misbehave".moreless
    • San Fernando and the Kaaka Maami Island
      12/12/61
      0.0
      "San Fernando and the Kaaka Maami Island" with Amanda Blake and Maurice Gosfield.
    • Clem, the Animal Psychiatrist
      Clem, the Animal Psychiatrist
      Season 10 - Episode 8
      11/29/60
      0.0
      Clem Kadiddlehopper discovers that he can communicate with animals.
    • September 30, 1951: Premiere Show
      September 30, 1951: Premiere Show
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      9/30/51
      0.0

      Red's guests are The Skylarks.
      Highlights:
      Armed Forces hitch hiking.
      Red performed several characters that he made famous on the radio: Cauliflower McPugg, a cockeyed boxer; Deadeye, a Texas cowboy; Junior, the bratty child; San Fernando Red, dishonest politician; and Clem Kaddiddlehopper, as an Irish tenor.
      The Skylarks sing "Halleluyah".

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    • The Spy With The Leaky Mouth
      The Spy With The Leaky Mouth
      Season 17 - Episode 4
      9/26/67
      0.0

      Godfrey Cambridge / Janis Paige

    • Season 3 Premiere (series moves to CBS)
      9/21/53
      0.0
      Red's guests Phyllis Coates, James Flavin and Marjorie Bennett. Highlights: Red becomes a "man in the street" philosopher and explain the foibles of the characters he'll portray in the two skits.
    • The Almost Late George Appleby
      The Almost Late George Appleby
      Season 11 - Episode 7
      11/7/61
      0.0
      "The Almost Late George Appleby" with Audrey Meadows (as Clara Appleby)
    • Singing Waiters, Hillbilly Songwriters
      11/18/69
      0.0
      Music:
      Lou Rawls sings "Your Good Thing" and "Cotton Fields"
    • Clem in Miami Beach
      Clem in Miami Beach
      Season 8 - Episode 18
      3/3/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Arthur Godfrey, Keefe Brasselle and the Henry Vee Aqua Frolics Water Show. Also appearing are Clegg Hoyt, Joan Lahau, Dave O'Brien (also one of the writers of the program), Cici Reynolds, Gil Stuart, Mike Stuart, and Jack Boyle. Highlights: Clem Kadiddlehopper visits a swank Miami Beach hotel and gets into trouble when he is a judge of a beauty contest.moreless
    • Freddie in Las Vegas
      Freddie in Las Vegas
      Season 9 - Episode 15
      1/19/60
      0.0
      "Freddie in Las Vegas" with Edward Everett Horton and Dick Foran.
    • Superman and Son
      Superman and Son
      Season 20 - Episode 3
      9/28/70
      0.0
      Appleby dreams that he is Superman who is having trouble with his son. Silent Spot:
    • Don't Sit Under the Tombstone With Anyone Else But Me
      Sketch:
      "Don't Sit Under the Tombstone With Anyone Else But Me" with Jane Powell.
      Music:
      Jane Powell - 'Show Tune' medley.
    • Goodnight, Sour Prince
      Goodnight, Sour Prince
      Season 13 - Episode 10
      12/3/63
      0.0

      Guests:
      Raymond Burr
      The Kessler Twins

    • Christmas Show
      Christmas Show
      Season 20 - Episode 13
      12/21/70
      0.0
      Freddie try to put on a show for orphans.
    • It's So Nice to Have a Louse Around the House
      11/12/63
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "It's So Nice to Have a Louse Around the House" The parents of Junior Cavendish (The Mean Widdle Kid) are seeing a divorce. Jack E. Leonard plays the judge. Roland Winters and Jane Dulo appear as Junior's parents.
      Music:
      Beverly Wright sings "Joey," "It's a Most Unusual Day" and "I Stayed Too Long at the Fair."moreless
    • Marriage Is Made In Heaven And Las Vegas
      12/12/67
      0.0

      Milton Berle

      Dusty Springfield sings "The Look of Love" and "Sunny"

    • Somebody Down Here Hates Me
      Somebody Down Here Hates Me
      Season 15 - Episode 11
      11/30/65
      0.0

      Music:
      The Animals, in a segment filmed in England, perform "We Gotta Get Out of This Place" and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Somebody Down Here Hates Me" - A George Appleby sketch with Robert Morse playing the freeloading brother of Clara Appleby (Doris Singleton).
      Silent Spot - Red does a pantomime as a mad scientist.

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    • Dial M For Moron
      Dial M For Moron
      Season 17 - Episode 19
      1/23/68
      0.0

      Phillis Diller / Lou Rawls

    • San Fernando's Marriage Mill
      San Fernando's Marriage Mill
      Season 9 - Episode 28
      5/3/60
      0.0
      "San Fernando's Marriage Mill" with Cesar Romero (as Handsome Al).
    • Freddie's Shipwreck
      Freddie's Shipwreck
      Season 10 - Episode 24
      5/16/61
      0.0
      "Freddie's Shipwreck" with Sebastian Cabot
    • The Seven Ages of Man
      The Seven Ages of Man
      Season 17 - Episode 2
      9/12/67
      0.0
      "The Seven Ages of Man" with Maurice Evans (as narrator).
    • The Plight Before Christmas (1965)
      The Plight Before Christmas (1965)
      Season 15 - Episode 14
      12/21/65
      0.0
      "The Plight Before Christmas" 1965 with Greer Garson. A color restaging of the 1964 B&W Christmas special.
    • Red Fails in the Sunset
      Red Fails in the Sunset
      Season 12 - Episode 20
      2/12/63
      0.0
      "Red Fails in the Sunset" with Cesar Romero and The Kessler Twins.
    • A Christmas Story - 1777
      A Christmas Story - 1777
      Season 18 - Episode 13
      12/24/68
      0.0
      Sketch: "A Christmas Story - 1777"
    • Freddie and the Spies
      Freddie and the Spies
      Season 8 - Episode 12
      1/13/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Edward Everett Horton. Highlights: A Little Boy makes rocket fuel. Freddie guards a box from spies.
    • Freddie's Manhattan
      Freddie's Manhattan
      Season 10 - Episode 5
      10/25/60
      0.0
      Jackie Coogan
    • Mad Scientist
      Mad Scientist
      Season 3 - Episode 39
      6/15/54
      0.0
      Lord Beaverhead.
    • Friends of Red Skelton Variety Show
      5/13/58
      0.0
      Red Skelton did not appear on this show due to the death of his son. (Two days earlier, on May 10, 1958, Skelton's 9-year-old son Richard died from leukemia.) Several of Red's show business friends filled in for him. Highlights: Milton Berle was the guest host. James Arness makes a cameo, interrupting Berle's monolog. Jimmie Rodgers sings "Make Me A Miracle". Vincent Price recites of lyrics to "Little Blue Man," a popular novelty tune. Jo Stafford sings "The Nearness of You". Donald O'Connor and Sidney Miller play songwriters in a comedy sketch. Also appearing: David Rose and his Orchestra.moreless
    • The Bachelor and the Boobyhatcher
      The Bachelor and the Boobyhatcher
      Season 13 - Episode 9
      11/19/63
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "The Bachelor and the Boobyhatcher" with Bobby Rydell.
      Music:
      Bobby Rydell - "Strike Up the Band," "Make Mine Drums," and "The Music Stopped."
    • Candid Clem
      Candid Clem
      Season 10 - Episode 29
      6/20/61
      0.0
      "Candid Clem" A hidden camera TV show plays a prank on Clem Kadiddlehopper.
    • Vagrancy is Just Loitering that Takes a Little Longer
      Sketch:
      "Vagrancy is Just Loitering that Takes a Little Longer" with Freddie.
      Silent spot: "The Good Old Summertime".
      Olio spot: "The Tourists".
      Music:
      The Young Americans sing "Here's That Rainy Day" and "Singin' in the Rain"
      Arthur Godfrey and the Young Americans - "Lay Some Happiness on Me"
    • Appleby's Boat
      Appleby's Boat
      Season 9 - Episode 18
      2/16/60
      0.0

      Marilyn Maxwell plays Clara in an Applebys sketch. George wants to buy a boat, but Clara's already spent the money on a mink coat.

    • Freddie's College Reunion
      Freddie's College Reunion
      Season 7 - Episode 27
      4/15/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Dick Foran and Craig Stevens. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader attends a college reunion.
    • Bolivar and the Lost Patrol
      Bolivar and the Lost Patrol
      Season 7 - Episode 35
      6/24/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Lon Chaney Jr, Sessue Hayakawa, Clifford Kawada, Fuji, George O'Hanlon and Sam Flint. Highlights: Red as Cookie the sailor has been on a Pacific atoll and is unaware that the war has been over for thirteen years. Also trapped on the island are Japanese soldiers and a very, very obnoxious American sergeant.moreless
    • Freddie Gets Sick
      Freddie Gets Sick
      Season 10 - Episode 28
      6/13/61
      0.0
      Red's guests are Jack Kirkwod (of "One Happy Family") and Jackie Coogan.

      Comedy Sketch: "Freddie Gets Sick". Freddie the Freeloader and his pal Muggsy (Jack Kirkwood) have lived at the city dump for years. This fact astounds Dr. Benson (Jackie Coogan) and his colleagues who want the place condemned as a health menace.moreless
    • Witness for the Persecution (a.k.a. Half A Lawyer Is Better Than None)

      Red's guests are actor Mickey Rooney and vocal trio The Paris Sisters.

      Musical Highlight: The Paris Sisters sing "I Love How You Love Me."

      Comedy Sketch: "Witness for the Persecution" (aka "Half A Lawyer Is Better Than None") - Freddie the Freeloader is arrested for breaking into a library.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a half-man, half-woman circus side-show performer preparing for a double date.

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    • The Fortune Crookie
      The Fortune Crookie
      Season 16 - Episode 18
      1/17/67
      0.0

      Red's guests are Ozzie & Harriet Nelson and singer Barbara McNair.

      Musical Highlights: Barbara sings "Hi-Lilli, Hi-Lo" and "Walking Happy."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Fortune Crookie" - San Fernando Red uses Darling and Dearie Lovebird (Ozzie & Harriet) in his scheme to win a contest.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a bee battling a spider.

    • November 10, 1953: Guzzler's Gin
    • Jane Wyman / The Vogues
      Jane Wyman / The Vogues
      Season 18 - Episode 9
      11/26/68
      0.0
      Jane Wyman
      Music:
      The Vogues perform "Turn Around, Look at Me" and "Five O'Clock World."
    • The Traveling Saleslady and the Farmer's Son
      10/14/69
      0.0
      "The Traveling Saleslady and the Farmer's Son" - Clem story.
      Sketch: "Indian Princess".
      Silent Spot: "The Process Server"
      Music:
      The Vogues perform "See That Girl" and "Time After Time."
    • There's One Thing Money Won't Buy, & Someday We'll Find Out"
      Music:
      Smith performs "Baby It's You" and "Tell Him No."
    • Calling Dr. Kadiddlehopper
      Calling Dr. Kadiddlehopper
      Season 11 - Episode 22
      2/27/62
      0.0
      "Calling Dr. Kadiddlehopper" - A surgeon (Charlie Ruggles) tries to collect a lifetime of unpaid bills from Clem Kadiddlehopper.
    • January 27, 1959: Appleby and the Ice Man
      1/27/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Lon Chaney Jr. and Marilyn Maxwell.

      Highlights:

      George Appleby, explorer finds a perfectly preserved caveman (Lon Chaney Jr.) on a Polar Expedition and brings him home to Clara, who makes the mistake of thawing him out.
    • A Fool and His Money Are Soon Married (aka "A Man and His Money Are Soon Parted")

      Music:
      The McGuire Sisters sing a 'My Fair Lady' medley, "Start the New Year Right" and "Dear Heart."

    • Brain, Brain, Go Away
      Brain, Brain, Go Away
      Season 14 - Episode 21
      2/16/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Robert Goulet sings "Two Different Worlds" and "Then I'll be Happy."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Brain, Brain, Go Away" - Government worker Harry Handout (Robert Goulet) tries to explain government subsidies to farmer Clem Kadiddlehopper.
      Silent Spot - Skelton plays an aged fireman.

    • The Subject Was Painters
      The Subject Was Painters
      Season 19 - Episode 3
      10/7/69
      0.0

      Red's guests are actor Jack Albertson and the musical group Gary Puckett and the Union Gap.

      Musical Highlights:
      Gary Puckett and the Union Gap perform "This Girl is a Woman Now."
      Gary Puckett sings "Home."
      The Jimmy Joyce Singers and the Tom Hansen Dancers perform "Spinning Wheel."

      Comedy Sketch: "The Subject Was Painters" - George Appleby (Red) poses as his entire household staff in hopes of coaxing a loan from a banker (Albertson).

      Silent Spot: A 97-pound weakling (Red) tries to impress the ladies at a beach resort by showing-off.

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    • Best Man Blues
      Best Man Blues
      Season 11 - Episode 31
      5/22/62
      0.0
      "Best Man Blues" Dick Foran plays Howard Snyder, a millionaire friend of Freddie the Freeloader.
    • Love Is a Funny Thing
      Love Is a Funny Thing
      Season 18 - Episode 10
      12/3/68
      0.0
      Sketch: "Love Is a Funny Thing" with Jane Powell.
    • Appleby's Bearded Boarder
      Appleby's Bearded Boarder
      Season 11 - Episode 23
      3/6/62
      0.0
      "Appleby's Bearded Boarder" with John Carradine (as Abdul) and Marie Windsor (as Clara Appleby).
    • Last show of The Red Skelton Revue
      Last show of The Red Skelton Revue
      Season 3 - Episode 47
      9/8/54
      0.0
      Red's guests are Peggy Lee, dancer Earl Barton and the Georgia Tapps Dancers. Highlights: Sketches: Willie at the Dentist. Freddie and the Gun Moll.
    • Freddie and the Daily Freeloader
      Freddie and the Daily Freeloader
      Season 11 - Episode 33
      6/12/62
      0.0
      Sketch: "Freddie and the Daily Freeloader" with Mickey Rooney (as Boss O'Bigg).
    • Jerk and the Beanstalk
      Jerk and the Beanstalk
      Season 12 - Episode 32
      5/28/63
      0.0
      "Jerk and the Beanstalk" with Don Knotts (as Horaces Hercules) and Helen O'Connell (as Clara Appleby).
    • Freddie the Freeloader pantomime sketch
      4/17/62
      0.0
      Freddie the Freeloader pantomime sketch
    • From London: The Rolling Stones; Sebastian Cabot
      11/10/64
      0.0
      The Rolling Stones perform "Tell Me," "Carol" and "It's All Over Now"
    • Clem the Disc Jockey
      Clem the Disc Jockey
      Season 9 - Episode 13
      1/5/60
      0.0
      "Clem the Disc Jockey" with Julie London and Jackie Coogan.
    • Better Dead Than Wed
      Better Dead Than Wed
      Season 16 - Episode 12
      12/6/66
      0.0

      Red's guests are singer Abbe Lane and "Candid Camera" host Allen Funt.

      Musical Highlights: Abbe Lane sings a "Strangers In The Night" And "Heat Wave" medley.

      Opening: Short order cook fixing his own lunch.

      Comedy Sketch: "Betty Dead Than Wed" - Appleby photographed by Allen & Abbe at a mini-skirt sales convention.

      Silent Spot - Red does a pantomime routine as a mountain climber.

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    • The Mouth Shall Rise Again
      The Mouth Shall Rise Again
      Season 13 - Episode 11
      12/10/63
      0.0

      Red's guests are comedienne Martha Raye and Raye's daughter Melodye Condos.

      Musical Highlights: Martha Raye sings "Gone with the Wind."
      Melodye Condos sings "Teacher's Pet."
      Raye and Condos perform a medley of love songs ("Love Is A Simple Thing," "The Second Time Around," "Too Young," "When Your Lover Has Gone" "Our Love Is Here To Stay" and "Hooray For Love").

      Comedy Sketch: "The Mouth Shall Rise Again" - A three-part Sheriff Deadeye sketch. Washerwoman Martha Raye answers Deadeye's ad for a mail-order bride. Also appearing in the sketch are Peter Mamakos (as Mirage the Gunslinger), Melodye Condos (as the washerwoman's co-worker), and Howard Wendell (as the preacher).

      Silent Spot: The New Roommate" - A bookworm (Red) shares a dorm room room with a inconsiderate athlete (played by Peter Lupus).

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    • Deadeye Turns In His Badge
      Deadeye Turns In His Badge
      Season 9 - Episode 12
      12/29/59
      0.0
      "Deadeye Turns In His Badge" with Charles Ruggles and Terry Moore.
    • Clem, the Dentist
      Clem, the Dentist
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      3/4/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Amanda Blake, Reed Hadley and Frank Wilcox. Also appearing are Phil Arnold, Benny Baker, Jack Boyle and Ann Dore. Highlights: Cold opening: Old Man watching a parade. Clem Kaddiddlehopper, the country bumpkin, moves to the big city and attends a phony dental school.
    • A Christmas Urchin
      A Christmas Urchin
      Season 17 - Episode 16
      12/19/67
      0.0
      "A Christmas Urchin" with Red Skelton (as Freddie the Freeloader), Howard Keel (as The Policeman), Linda Sue Risk (as The Little Girl), Joan Freeman (as The Mother of the Little Girl) and Jillana (as The Ballerina).
    • Vinnie the P
      Vinnie the P
      Season 8 - Episode 31
      6/23/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Vincent Price. Also appearing are John Hoyt, Elena Verdugo, Henry Kulky and Gil Stuart. Highlights: Opening: Athletes. Fixing a tire. Cauliflower McPugg fights actor Carlyle Wentworth (Vincent Price) in a grudgematch over the actor's girlfriend.
    • Half a Loafer is Better Than None
      Half a Loafer is Better Than None
      Season 15 - Episode 22
      2/15/66
      0.0
      Comedy:
      Opening sketch: Karate expert.
      "Half a Loafer is Better Than None" - Freddie is a famous hunter's lost son.
      Silent Spot: "The Millionaire's Son Goes to Work"
      Music:
      Donna Loren sings "Johnny One-Note" and "The Way of Love".
    • Appleby Goes Hunting
      Appleby Goes Hunting
      Season 8 - Episode 6
      11/11/58
      0.0
      Red's guest is Marilyn Maxwell. Highlights: George Appleby goes on a hunting trip and finds a bomb.
    • Clem the Mailman
      Clem the Mailman
      Season 9 - Episode 11
      12/15/59
      0.0
      "Clem the Mailman" with Marie McDonald.
    • Bashful Clem
      Bashful Clem
      Season 8 - Episode 13
      1/20/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Janis Paige. Highlights: A teacher (Janis Paige) invites Clem Kadiddlehopper to a masquerade party in hopes that the anonymity will help Clem overcome his shyness.
    • One Man's Mate Is Another Man's Poison
      3/10/64
      0.0

      Jackie Coogan and Vivian Vance appear in a George Appleby sketch.
      Music:
      The Womenfolk perform three songs including "Little Boxes."

    • Freddie's Hideout
      Freddie's Hideout
      Season 8 - Episode 21
      3/24/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Frank Lovejoy. Also appearing are Lennie Bremen, Jimmy Cross, James Flavin and Phil Arnold. Highlights: Opening, a woman used good looks in a court case. Ace, a bank robber uses Freddie's shack as a hideout.
    • George Appleby's Midnight Ride
      George Appleby's Midnight Ride
      Season 7 - Episode 29
      4/29/58
      0.0
      Red's guest is Audrey Totter. Highlights: George Appleby takes a job as a high school history teacher.
    • My Son, the Monster
      My Son, the Monster
      Season 13 - Episode 2
      10/1/63
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "My Son, the Monster" - Steve Allen and Jayne Meadows play the parents of Junior Cavendish, the "Mean Widdle Kid." Junior is hurting his parents' Vaudeville act.
      Music:
      Joanie Somers sings "I Love a Piano" and "Rock-a-Bye Your Baby With a Dixie Melody."
      Steve Allen and Jayne Meadows perform "When I'm in Love."moreless
    • San Fernando Red in Alaska
      San Fernando Red in Alaska
      Season 8 - Episode 11
      1/6/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Edie Adams. Highlights: San Fernando cons miners out of gold mines. Also: Edie Adams impersonates many stars.
    • Of Mouth and Men
      Of Mouth and Men
      Season 12 - Episode 14
      1/1/63
      0.0
      "Of Mouth and Men" with Martha Raye.
      Silent Spot: Hangover.
    • Concert In Pantomime w/ Marcel Marceau
      2/2/65
      0.0
      "Concert In Pantomime" with Marcel Marceau joining Red Skelton. Maurice Chevalier narrates.
    • This Goon for Hire
      This Goon for Hire
      Season 11 - Episode 32
      5/29/62
      0.0
      "This Goon for Hire" with Sebastian Cabot as Dr. Pomerantz, a computer expert.
    • Go Van Gogh
      Go Van Gogh
      Season 11 - Episode 30
      5/15/62
      0.0
      "Go Van Gogh" - Mrs. Wellington, a wealthy patron, is interested in Clara Appleby's paintings.
    • Clem the Interior Designer
      Clem the Interior Designer
      Season 8 - Episode 10
      12/16/58
      0.0
      Red's guest is Virginia Grey. Highlights: Clem Kaddidlehopper adventure into the art of interior decorating.
    • The Dalton Gals
      The Dalton Gals
      Season 11 - Episode 26
      4/10/62
      0.0
      Jayne Meadows plays the leader of a group of female outlaws. And Clem Kadiddlehopper is the amateur detective who tries to capture the gang.
    • Appleby's Office Party
      Appleby's Office Party
      Season 11 - Episode 14
      12/26/61
      0.0
      "Appleby's Office Party" - George Appleby is hypnotized at an office party. Guest star Marilyn Maxwell plays Appleby's wife, and Harvey Korman is an office worker who throws George a post-hypnotic suggestion that he's drunk.
    • Clem's Other Clem
      Clem's Other Clem
      Season 11 - Episode 8
      11/14/61
      0.0
      "Clem's Other Clem" Clem Kadiddlehopper is told that he was switched at birth with another baby.
    • Appleby's Castle
      Appleby's Castle
      Season 10 - Episode 22
      5/2/61
      0.0

      "Appleby's Castle" with Marilyn Maxwell as Clara Appleby.

    • Cauliflower Loses His Birds
      Cauliflower Loses His Birds
      Season 11 - Episode 34
      6/26/62
      0.0
      "Cauliflower Loses His Birds" with Vincent Price
    • How the West Was Lost
      How the West Was Lost
      Season 12 - Episode 12
      12/18/62
      0.0
      "How the West Was Lost" with Red as Sheriff Deadeye, Gordon MacRae (as Lucky Leo), and Sheila MacRae (as Leo's girlfriend).
    • Once Upon a Flea
      Once Upon a Flea
      Season 12 - Episode 11
      12/11/62
      0.0
      Sketch: "Once Upon a Flea" with Will Jordan (as Ed Shewllivan).
      Musical guest:
      Rosemary Clooney sings "Tenderly" and "I Won't Dance."
    • March of the Litterbugs
      March of the Litterbugs
      Season 12 - Episode 9
      11/27/62
      0.0
      Sketch: "March of the Litterbugs" with Cyril Ritchard (as Captain Kleeg) and Joanie Sommers (as Kleeg's assistant).
      Music:
      Joanie Sommers - "I'm Old Fashioned," "Till There Was You" & "Namely You"
      Cyril Ritchard - "When I Was a Lad"
    • Freddie and the Election
      Freddie and the Election
      Season 8 - Episode 4
      10/21/58
      0.0
      Red is joined by Ann Rutherford and Maxie Rosenbloom in "Freddie and the Election".
    • Clem Sings
      Clem Sings
      Season 8 - Episode 5
      10/28/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Rudy Vallee and Reed Hadley. Highlights: Clem Kaddidlehopper comes to the city to take singing lessons and ends up in Carnegie Hall.
    • Deadeye the Indian Scout
      Deadeye the Indian Scout
      Season 8 - Episode 7
      11/18/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Vanessa Brown and Jack Kirkwood. Highlights: Deadeye, Ace Indian Scout leads a wagon trail across the Western plains. Jack Kirkwood as Wagon Train Leader and Vanessa Brown as his daughter. Deadeye's problem is his inability to discover which is West and which is East. And the Indians make things harder for him to have a romance with the trainmaster's daughter.moreless
    • Bride of Bolivar
      Bride of Bolivar
      Season 11 - Episode 25
      3/20/62
      0.0
      "Bride of Bolivar" Dorothy Provine plays a movie star who wants to break her rival's marriage record. So she chooses Bolivar Shagnasty for new husband.
    • The Nine Lives of Freddie
      The Nine Lives of Freddie
      Season 11 - Episode 24
      3/13/62
      0.0
      "The Nine Lives of Freddie" - Freddie the Freeloader witnesses a murder. With Warner Anderson.
    • December 30, 1951: Learn to Dance in Ten Easy Lessons or One Hard One

      Red's guest is Shirley Mitchell. Special appearance by Red's son Richard Skelton.
      Highlights
      : Red as the awkward and clumsy Clem Kadiddlehopper takes a few dance lessons for his New Years resolution.

    • Appleby's Bird Woman
      Appleby's Bird Woman
      Season 9 - Episode 3
      10/13/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Eve Arden. Highlights: The imagination of henpecked George Appleby (Red) is stirred by horror movies and stories. He wakes one morning to find that his wife Clara (Eve Arden) has turned into a bird. Also appearing, The Skelton Dancers and David Rose Orchestra.
    • Cedric Hardwycke
      Cedric Hardwycke
      Season 10 - Episode 10
      12/27/60
      0.0
      Clem Kadiddlehopper gets a job at Johnson's Wax (the co-sponsor of Red Skelton's show at the time).
    • George Appleby's neighbor, Joan Williams
      12/6/60
      0.0
      Diana Dors, plays George Appleby's neighbor, Joan Williams.
    • October 20, 1953
      October 20, 1953
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      10/20/53
      0.0
    • Advice to the Loveworn
      Advice to the Loveworn
      Season 12 - Episode 21
      2/19/63
      0.0
      Sketch: "Advice to the Loveworn" with Jayne Mansfield (as Dr. Joyce Sisters) and Virginia Grey (as Clara Appleby).
      Music:
      The Letterman - "You'll Never Walk Alone" and "The Girl Next Door."
      Jayne Mansfield sings "Glory of Love."
    • Clem's Theater
      Clem's Theater
      Season 10 - Episode 19
      4/4/61
      0.0
      "Clem's Theater" with Hans Conried
    • Clem the Genius
      Clem the Genius
      Season 10 - Episode 21
      4/25/61
      0.0
      "Clem the Genius" with Billy Gilbert & Roland Winters
    • Freddie Gets a Job
      Freddie Gets a Job
      Season 8 - Episode 17
      2/17/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Mona Freeman. Also appearing are Frank Wilcox, George N. Neise and Frank Mitchell. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader faces the prospect of being heir to a fortune, on condition that he perform one honesy day's work within an immediate 30 day period.
    • Freddie, Willing, and Able
      Freddie, Willing, and Able
      Season 11 - Episode 16
      1/9/62
      0.0
      "Freddie, Willing, and Able" - In order to collect unemployment, Freddie the Freeloader must first get a job.
      Guest stars are Jackie Coogan and Edward Everett.
    • San Fernando Loses the Dixie Queen
      San Fernando Loses the Dixie Queen
      Season 8 - Episode 19
      3/10/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Cesar Romero and Terry Moore. Also appearing are Morris Ankrum and Dick Ryan. Highlights: San Fernando Red, a gambler and confidence man who operates a river boat. Romero will portray a suave gambler who is a more crooked card shark than San Fernando, and Miss Moore will play San Fernando's beautiful daughter. Red is blissfully cheating the customers until Romero shows up. Romero out-slicks, him and Red finds himself a cabin boy on his own boat.moreless
    • Freddie's Romance
      Freddie's Romance
      Season 11 - Episode 6
      10/31/61
      0.0
      Rhonda Fleming plays Phyllis, a debutante who wants to marry a man who isn't wealthy. But Phyllis' mother has other plans. Mistaking Freddie the Freeloader for a rich man, the mother tries to interest her daughter in Freddie. By faking a romance, Freddie and Phyllis hope the mother will choose class over wealth, and agree to Phyllis' true love. Song: "What is this thing called Love"moreless
    • Humphrey Scool of Dramatic Arts
      Humphrey Scool of Dramatic Arts
      Season 8 - Episode 20
      3/17/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Garry Moore. Also appearing are Jan Arvan, Marshall Reed, Stanley Adams, Jimmy Cross, Lennie Weinrib, Peter Leeds and Mona Watson. Highlights: Clem Kaddidlehopper, worms his way into the rehearsal hall of the Garry Moore Show where the crewcut comedian mistakes him for a relative and fits him into his program.moreless
    • Cookie and the Japanese Beauty
      Cookie and the Japanese Beauty
      Season 8 - Episode 23
      4/7/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Jackie Coogan and Nobu McCarthy. Also appearing are Gil Stratton and program writer Dave O'Brien. Highlights: Cookie the Sailor invades the shores of Japan to romance a Japanese beauty.
    • Freddie and the Yuletide Doll
      Freddie and the Yuletide Doll
      Season 12 - Episode 13
      12/25/62
      0.0
      1962 Christmas Show
      A repeat of "Freddie and the Yuletide Doll" from 19Dec1961 with Cara Williams.
      New segments:
      (1) "Spectre of the Rose" ballet parody with Roberta Lubell.
      (2) The Mitchell Boys Choir and Red Skelton sing "Joy to the World" and "Deck the Halls."
    • Have Rickshaw-Will Travel
      Have Rickshaw-Will Travel
      Season 12 - Episode 16
      1/15/63
      0.0
      "Have Rickshaw-Will Travel" with Miyoshi Umeki.
      The Silent Spot: Jules Munshin plays a mad scientist.
    • My Friend the Enemy
      My Friend the Enemy
      Season 12 - Episode 22
      2/26/63
      0.0
      "My Friend the Enemy" with Stubby Kaye.
    • Absence Makes The Hate Grow Fonder
      Absence Makes The Hate Grow Fonder
      Season 16 - Episode 19
      1/24/67
      0.0

      Eve Arden / Marilyn Michaels

    • Cauliflower Wrestler
      Cauliflower Wrestler
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      1/29/57
      0.0
      Red's guest is James Dunn. Highlights: Cauliflower McPugg learns that if he wins a bout one gambling faction will rub him out, and if he loses another will do the same. McPugg asks his manager (James Dunn) what action he should take.
    • A Tribute to W.C. Fields
      A Tribute to W.C. Fields
      Season 18 - Episode 7
      11/12/68
      0.0
      "A Tribute to W.C. Fields"
      Deadeye sketch.
    • Why the Show Must Go On
      Why the Show Must Go On
      Season 18 - Episode 19
      2/4/69
      0.0
      "Why the Show Must Go On"
    • Ozzie and Harriet Nelson / Jan Arvan
      Ozzie and Harriet Nelson / Jan Arvan
      Season 18 - Episode 11
      12/10/68
      0.0
      San Fernando Red sketch
      Also appearing?
      Hal Smith
    • San Fernando's Phony Fabians
      San Fernando's Phony Fabians
      Season 9 - Episode 17
      2/2/60
      0.0
      Fabian appears in a San Fernando Red sketch. Also, he sings "About This Thing Called Love."
      San Fernando finds Fabians look-a-likes to tour the world.
    • What Did You Do In The Dump, Daddy?
      11/1/66
      0.0

      Frank Gorshin / The Baja Marimba Band

    • The Red Skelton Scrapbook '65
      The Red Skelton Scrapbook '65
      Season 14 - Episode 24
      3/9/65
      0.0
      The Red Skelton Scrapbook '65 hosted by Ed Wynn
    • Ah, Sweet Misery Of Wife
      Ah, Sweet Misery Of Wife
      Season 14 - Episode 27
      3/30/65
      0.0

      Music:
      The Kinks perform "Got Love If You Want It."
      Comedy sketches:
      "Ah, Sweet Misery Of Wife" - A George Appleby sketch with Shirley Mitchell as Clara and Raymond Burr as the devil.
      Silent Spot - A pantomime sketch with Red playing a self-centered millionaire.

    • Phantom of the Ballet
      Phantom of the Ballet
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      11/29/55
      0.0
      Red's guest is Peter Lorre.

      Comedy Sketch: Red plays a private eye tracking the "Phantom of the Ballet" (Peter Lorre).
    • Mary McCarty
      Mary McCarty
      Season 4 - Episode 33
      5/3/55
      0.0
      Mary McCarty
    • Search for Uranium
      Search for Uranium
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      2/22/55
      0.0
      Search for Uranium
    • Appleby the Weatherman
      Appleby the Weatherman
      Season 9 - Episode 7
      11/17/59
      0.0
      Appleby's weather predition interest the space program and spies.
    • Cast Your Brat Upon the Water
      Cast Your Brat Upon the Water
      Season 13 - Episode 18
      2/4/64
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "Cast Your Brat Upon the Water" - Junior Cavendish's mother (Helen O'Connell) won't believe him when he accuses the new butler (Vincent Price) of being a thief.
      Music:
      Helen O'Connell sings "When the World Was Young" "The Best is Yet to Come" and "My Shining Hour."
    • San Fernando's Singing Sensation
      San Fernando's Singing Sensation
      Season 7 - Episode 30
      5/6/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Mona Freeman and Randy Sparks. Highlights: San Fernando turns a country boy into a rock 'n' roll sensation. Then the boy receives his draft notice.
    • Super-Cauliflower
      Super-Cauliflower
      Season 9 - Episode 27
      4/19/60
      0.0
      "Super-Cauliflower" with Basil Rathbone (as Hugh Rubicoff) and Elena Verdugo (as Ruth Sanders).
    • John Calvert
      John Calvert
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      12/28/54
      0.0
      John Calvert (actor-magician) - performs magic tricks.
      Red does a few of his famous routines including "Guzzler's Gin," "Doughnut Dunking" and "Bathing the Baby."
    • Bolivar the Songwriter
      Bolivar the Songwriter
      Season 9 - Episode 10
      12/8/59
      0.0

      "Bolivar the Songwriter" with Bobby Rydell and Barbara Nichols.

    • The Emergency Case
      The Emergency Case
      Season 19 - Episode 7
      11/4/69
      0.0

      Red as W.C. Fields.

      Music:
      Three Dog Night performs "Easy to be Hard."

    • The Son of Oliver Twist or Junior is Just a Little Dickens
      Spoof on the movie "Oliver".
    • Hippie Days Are Here Again
      Hippie Days Are Here Again
      Season 17 - Episode 9
      10/31/67
      0.0

      Jackie Coogan / Tim Conway / Nancy Ames

    • San Fernando and Herbie
      San Fernando and Herbie
      Season 10 - Episode 25
      5/23/61
      0.0
      "San Fernando and Herbie" San Fernando trys to get money from a talent show.
    • October 21, 1951
      October 21, 1951
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      0.0
      October 21, 1951
    • November 24, 1953
      November 24, 1953
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      11/24/53
      0.0
    • When Nut-Hood Was in Flower
      When Nut-Hood Was in Flower
      Season 15 - Episode 16
      1/4/66
      0.0
      Red's guests are Milton Berle and Linda Bennett.

      Musical Highlights: Linda sings, "I'm Nobody's Baby" and "Limehouse Blues".

      Comedy Sketch: Red and Milton appear in "When Nut-Hood Was in Flower", the story of a torture-instrument salesman in the kingdom of Anesthesia.

      Silent Spot: Red mimes a husband taking down the family Christmas tree.
    • A Man's Dump Is His Castle
      A Man's Dump Is His Castle
      Season 14 - Episode 3
      10/6/64
      0.0

      Music:
      Robert Merrill sings "The Toreador Song" (from "Carmen") and "In the Still of the Night."
      Comedy sketches:
      "A Man's Dump Is His Castle" - An archeologist (Robert Merrill) wants to dig for dinosaur bones underneath Freddie the Freeloader's home at the city dump.
      Silent Spot - Red portrays the proprietor of a china shop.

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    • Nuts of the Round Table
      Nuts of the Round Table
      Season 14 - Episode 25
      3/16/65
      0.0

      Music:
      Paul Anka sings "Sylvia" and "Swanee."
      Comedy Sketch
      :
      In "Nuts of the Round Table," Paul Anka plays Bonnie Prince Gorgeous and Red is his brother Bonnie Prince Ugly. On the eve of his coronation, Gorgeous' succession to the throne is threatened by the return of his older brother Bonnie Prince Ugly. The elder brother, assumed deceased, was raised in the forest by a gorilla.
      Silent Spot:
      Frankie Darro, in drag, joins Red in a sketch about a couple celebrating their 50th anniversary.

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    • October 6, 1953
      October 6, 1953
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      10/6/53
      0.0
    • The Three Musketeers
      The Three Musketeers
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      1/7/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Andy Devine, John Carradine, Sterling Holloway, Valerie Allen and Franklin Pangborn. Highlights: A filmed program in a takeoff of Alexander Dumas' classic tale of "The Three Musketeers" done Skelton style.
    • The Yellow Belly In The Purple Sage
      The Yellow Belly In The Purple Sage
      Season 14 - Episode 20
      2/9/65
      0.0

      Vincent Price / Anita Bryant / Chanin Hale

    • Freddie's Band
      Freddie's Band
      Season 10 - Episode 20
      4/18/61
      0.0
      Freddie and Muggsy find a piano. Then form a band for a TV audition.
    • Pantomime Concert starring Marcel Marceau
      1/31/61
      0.0
      "Pantomime Concert" starring Marcel Marceau, introduced by Desi Arnaz.
    • I Was a S.A.P. for the F.B.I.
      I Was a S.A.P. for the F.B.I.
      Season 13 - Episode 24
      3/17/64
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "I Was a S.A.P. for the F.B.I." - Amateur spy Clem Kadiddlehopper joins Secret Agent 6 7/8 (Mickey Rooney) on a mission.
      Music:
      Jo Stafford sings "Isn't It a Lovely Day"
    • Cauliflower and the Kidnappers
      Cauliflower and the Kidnappers
      Season 8 - Episode 15
      2/3/59
      0.0
      Lee Aaker of TV's Rin Tin Tin is Red's guest. Highlights: Cauliflower McPugg is hired by a wealthy mother to take her pampered son (Lee) in hand and make a man of him.
    • Clem and the Merry Widow
      Clem and the Merry Widow
      Season 8 - Episode 16
      2/10/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Gerald Mohr and Mary Beth Hughes. Also appearing are Jan Arvan, Frank Wilcox and Robert Paget. Highlights: Clem Kadiddlehopper sets out to find a wife and becomes the target of a designing woman.
    • Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To
      Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To
      Season 13 - Episode 31
      5/12/64
      0.0

      Red's guests are "Perry Mason" star Raymond Burr and rock group The Beach Boys.

      Musical Highlights: The Beach Boys perform "I Get Around" and "In My Room."

      Comedy Sketch: "Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To" - With the help of dishonest San Fernando Red, janitor George Goodguy (Burr) has been elevated to the office of district attorney. Now Red wants to discredit his former protégé. Also appearing in this courtroom sketch is Julie Redding portraying a defendant named Fifi.

      Silent Spot: Red plays a vaudeville magician who serves dinner to a young lady in a rooming house where the rules prohibit female visitors.

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    • In One Head And Out The Other
      In One Head And Out The Other
      Season 16 - Episode 16
      1/3/67
      0.0

      Peter Falk / Jane Morgan

    • Freddie and the Turkey Dinner
      Freddie and the Turkey Dinner
      Season 8 - Episode 8
      11/25/58
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      Red's guest is William Frawley. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader tries to obtain a good turkey dinner on Thanksgiving Day. Being a bum, he is treated like one, by a variety of characters. William Frawley as a skinflint restaurant owner, Henry Kulky as a Dishwasher, Isobel Randolph as Mrs. Henderson, Ray Kellogg as the Delivery man, James Burke as Clancy, Dick Crockett as the Gentleman, Dick Elliot as the Hearty Man and Ann Dore as the Waitress.moreless
    • Clem and the Satellite
      Clem and the Satellite
      Season 8 - Episode 2
      10/7/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Gene Raymond and John Carradine. Highlights: Clem Kadiddlehopper blasts off to become the first man in outer space at the launching pad at Cape Canaveral.
    • Freddie and the Mother's Day Party
      Freddie and the Mother's Day Party
      Season 8 - Episode 26
      5/5/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Dick Foran and Don Wilson. Highlights: Freddie the Freeloader and Muggsy are invited to a Mother's Day Party by Freddie's wealthy brother-in-law trouble starts.
    • Bolivar the Quiz Champ
      Bolivar the Quiz Champ
      Season 8 - Episode 3
      10/14/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Barbara Nichols (who plays Bolivar's girlfriend, Gertie) and quiz master Ralph Story of "$64,000 Challenge". Highlights: Red ends up as a final contestant on "Million Dollar Challenge".
    • The Many Skeltons in Las Vegas
      The Many Skeltons in Las Vegas
      Season 11 - Episode 19
      1/30/62
      0.0
      "The Many Skeltons in Las Vegas"
    • Will Success Spoil Clem Kadiddlehopper?
      9/26/61
      0.0
      11th season premiere Red's guest is Jayne Mansfield.

      Comedy Sketch: "Will Success Spoil Clem Kadiddlehopper?" Clem Kadiddlehopper is smitten with the ever luscious Lorelei Lovely, Hollywood's most glamorous actress.

      Also featuring the Skelton Dancers and the David Rose orchestra.
    • Jay North Adopts Freddie the Freeloader
      10/10/61
      0.0
      A rich child (Jay North) wants to adopt Freddie the Freeloader.
    • Appleby's Anniversary
      Appleby's Anniversary
      Season 11 - Episode 17
      1/16/62
      0.0
      "Appleby's Anniversary" - At the jewelry store where he works, George Appleby buys his wife an inexpensive ring...but accidently brings home a priceless gem. Virginia Grey plays Clara Appleby.
    • Clem and the Kadiddlehopper Hop
      Clem and the Kadiddlehopper Hop
      Season 11 - Episode 18
      1/23/62
      0.0
      "Clem and the Kadiddlehopper Hop" with Leslie Parrish (as Daisy June)
    • Ed Sullivan (guest host) / Wayne and Shuster
      2/7/61
      0.0
      Ed Sullivan, and Wayne and Shuster, appear in comedy sketches with Ed playing three of Red's characters!
    • Freddie the Landlord
      Freddie the Landlord
      Season 11 - Episode 20
      2/13/62
      0.0
      "Freddie the Landlord" with Joey Faye. Needing money, Freddie rents out his junkyard shack.
    • George Appleby's Time Machine
      George Appleby's Time Machine
      Season 10 - Episode 7
      11/15/60
      0.0
      "George Appleby's Time Machine"
    • How to Fail in Business Without Really Trying
      4/24/62
      0.0
      "How to Fail in Business Without Really Trying" (aka "How to Use the Name of a Hit Broadway Musical Without Getting Sued")
    • Autograph Hounds
      Autograph Hounds
      Season 19 - Episode 6
      10/28/69
      0.0
      Opening: Little Boy watching a monster movie.
      Red plays different autograph hounds after John Wayne. Sheriff Deadeye: "Hominy and True Grits" Deadeye vs. Rooster Cogburn.
      Silent Spot: "The Irish Pub" Red is a bouncer.
    • Fairy Tales for Old Children
      Fairy Tales for Old Children
      Season 17 - Episode 20
      1/30/68
      0.0
      "Fairy Tales for Old Children" with Jane Powell and Cyril Ritchard.
    • Laughter, The Universal Language
      Laughter, The Universal Language
      Season 17 - Episode 24
      2/27/68
      0.0
      "Laughter, the Universal Language" (hosted by Hubert H. Humphrey) Special United Nation performance. Astronaut. Girl dressing in the morning. Little Boy, a sparrow and a slingshot. Piano recital. Couple and the Eiffel Tower. Drive-In movie. Old man watching a parade. The Neighbors. The Fickie Rooster.
    • Cop and the Anthem
      Cop and the Anthem
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      12/20/55
      0.0
      Red's guest is Allen Jenkins.

      Comedy Sketch: "Cop and the Anthem", Adapted from the O'Henry story. Freddie the Freeloader (Red) and his pal Muggsy (Allen Jenkins) are awfully cold so Muggsy takes off for Florida. But Freddie decides to spend the Yuletide season in jail - if he can get arrested.
    • Clem's General Store
      Clem's General Store
      Season 9 - Episode 2
      10/6/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Jayne Mansfield. Also appearing are Jesse White and Jamie Farr. Highlights: Clem Kadiddlehopper wants to marry Daisy June but his plans are interrupted by a prison escape and convicts showing up at his General Store.
    • Honeymooner's Spoof
      Honeymooner's Spoof
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      1/18/55
      0.0

      Peter Lorre takes the role of Ralph Kramden in a spoof of The Honeymooners. Red plays a slightly overdone Ed Norton.

    • Barbara Ruick
      Barbara Ruick
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      3/1/55
      0.0
      Barbara Ruick
    • Deadeye and the Alamo
      Deadeye and the Alamo
      Season 10 - Episode 18
      3/28/61
      0.0
      "Deadeye and the Alamo" with Cesar Romero (as Mexican general Santa Ana)
    • Last show of season 4
      Last show of season 4
      Season 4 - Episode 39
      6/14/55
      0.0
      Last show of season 4
    • Cauliflower Fiddles While Bolivar Burns
      10/8/68
      0.0
      McPugg, Bolivar. Silent spot: Wind Storm.
      Music:
      Shirley Bassey sings "Walking Happy" and "I Who Have Nothing"
    • Appleby the Big Producer
      Appleby the Big Producer
      Season 9 - Episode 9
      12/1/59
      0.0
      "Appleby the Big Producer" features Mary Beth Hughes as Clara Appleby and Tuesday Weld as a teenage starlet.
    • George's Band
      George's Band
      Season 8 - Episode 22
      3/31/59
      0.0
      Red's guests are Mickey Rooney and Mary Beth Hughes. Also appearing are Dick Winslow and Allen Ruess. Highlights: Hen-pecked George Appleby rents his spare room to beatnik musicians. Mary Beth plays George's bad-tempered wife and Mickey is the beatnik who rents the room and triggers all the trouble.
    • Appleby's Garage
      Appleby's Garage
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      2/18/58
      0.0
      Red's guests are Mary Beth Hughes and Jackie Cooper. Also appearing are Joseph Vitale, John Mitchum, Franklin Pangborn and Jim Cross. Highlights: Cold opening: A Pretty Girl at a filling station. A series of murders have taken place in George Appleby's town. Convinced that he can solve the crimes, George, and his wife Clara, look for the murderer.moreless
    • The Magic Shoes
      The Magic Shoes
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      10/30/56
      0.0
      Red's guests are Sally Forrest, Roland Winters and Nancy Kulp. Highlights: A ballerina turns down the marriage proposal of Clem Kadiddlehopper, a cobbler's son.
    • Captains Outrageous
      Captains Outrageous
      Season 12 - Episode 31
      5/21/63
      0.0
      Sketch: "Captains Outrageous" with Rhonda Fleming and Hank Henry.
    • Ten Baby Fingers and 12 Baby Toes
      Ten Baby Fingers and 12 Baby Toes
      Season 12 - Episode 8
      11/20/62
      0.0
      Sketch: "Ten Baby Fingers and 12 Baby Toes" with Red (as The Mean Widdle Kid), Janis Paige (as the mother) and Stubby Kaye (as a child psychiatrist).
      Music:
      Janis Paige - "Tea for Two"
      Janis Paige & Stubby Kaye - "Teamwork"
    • Who Put the Bobby Sox in Mr. Appleby's Chowder
      12/4/62
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "Who Put the Bobby Sox in Mr. Appleby's Chowder" with Audrey Meadows as Clara Appleby, and Bobby Rydell as Bobby Sox, a pop singer who hides from fans in the Applebys' house.
      Music:
      Bobby Rydell - "Somebody Loves Me" & "Cha Cha Cha"
    • Flugelmeyer's Secret Formula
      Flugelmeyer's Secret Formula
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      12/1/53
      0.0
      Sketches:
      "Private Secretary."
      Red, as 'Junior,' sings "The Fox Song."
      "Flugelmeyer's Secret Formula" - Spys try to get a secret beer formula from Clem.
    • How Green Was My Money
      How Green Was My Money
      Season 12 - Episode 28
      4/16/63
      0.0
      Sketch: "How Green Was My Money" with Robert Horton.
      Also Frankie Darro appears in The Silent Spot.
    • Come to Me My Melon-Headed Baby
      Come to Me My Melon-Headed Baby
      Season 12 - Episode 26
      4/2/63
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "Come to Me My Melon-Headed Baby" with Red (as Junior Cavendish, the "Mean Widdle Kid") and Ginger Rogers as Junior's mother.
      The Silent Spot: Guest Robert Strauss appears with Red in a sketch about bumbling burglers.
      Music:
      Ginger Rogers sings "Let's Cling" and "La Cumparasita" and dances with Garrett Lewis.moreless
    • Appleby the Witness
      Appleby the Witness
      Season 8 - Episode 29
      5/26/59
      0.0
      Red's guest is Audrey Totter. Also appearing are Ray Kellogg and series writer Dave O'Brien. Highlights: After witnessing a gangland murder, George Appleby and his wife (Audrey ) become scared for his life.
    • Children Should Be Seen But Not Had
      Children Should Be Seen But Not Had
      Season 12 - Episode 17
      1/22/63
      0.0
      "Children Should Be Seen But Not Had" with Phil Harris and Alice Faye.
    • Pop is a Weasel
      Pop is a Weasel
      Season 13 - Episode 3
      10/8/63
      0.0
      Sketch:
      "Pop is a Weasel" with Jackie Coogan (as Joe Passabuck, a studio head) and Ginger Rogers (as Scarlett O'Fever).
      Music:
      Ginger Rogers sings "I Could Do a Fandango" and "Don't Blame Me" in a production number with series choreographer Tom Hansen.
    • Much Ado About Knotting
      Much Ado About Knotting
      Season 12 - Episode 19
      2/5/63
      0.0
      "Much Ado About Knotting" with George Gobel.
      Music:
      The Modernaires perform "Little Brown Jug", "Lazy River" and "That's All" (with dancing by The Skelton Dancers).
    • Cop and the Anthem (Christmas 1956)
      12/25/56
      0.0
      Red's guests are Allen Jenkins, Sara Berner and the Mitchell Boys Choir. Highlights: An adaptation of O. Henry's classic story of a tramp who seeks shelter from the Christmas Day cold by trying to get thrown in jail. This appears to have been a re-staging of the 1955 Christmas episode.
    • The First Thanksgiving
      The First Thanksgiving
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      11/20/56
      0.0
      Red's guest is Lola Albright. Also appearing are Kathryn Card and Gil Stewart. Highlights: A Thanksgiving story during Pilgrim times of the rivalry and courtship between John Alden and Miles Standish over the lovely Priscilla Mullins immortalized in the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem.
    • The Greatest Schmo on Earth
      The Greatest Schmo on Earth
      Season 12 - Episode 2
      10/2/62
      0.0
      "The Greatest Schmo on Earth" - Daisy June joins a carnival. Clem trys to get her to come back but is against owner Phil Harris.
    • Clem and the Photographer
      Clem and the Photographer
      Season 7 - Episode 24
      3/25/58
      0.0
      Red's guest is Billy Gilbert. Highlights: Clem Kadiddlehopper accidently takes a picture of a bank robbery while visiting his uncle's photography shop.
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