The Red Skelton Show

Season 17 Episode 21

Love Is An Itch You Can't Scratch

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Feb 06, 1968 on NBC
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Love Is An Itch You Can't Scratch

Red's guests are actor-singer Herschel Bernardi and TV personality Diane Linkletter.
Comedy sketch:
"Love Is An Itch You Can't Scratch" Freddie the Freeloader and his hobo friend Muggsy (Bernardi) pose as Park Avenue millionaires in order to impress the boyfriend of Muggsy's daughter Janey (Linkletter).
Herschel Bernardi sings "Sunrise Sunset" (from "Fiddler on the Roof").
The Tom Hansen Dancers, featuring baton twirler Judy Lawrence, perform to "The Everett McKinley Dirksen March," a tune composed by Skelton.
The Silent Spot:
Red plays a fisherman who demolishes a farmhouse while hunting for worms.
One-Minute Dramas:
Blackouts about an amazing cigarette lighter, a magician-surgeon team, and a two-timing girl's "empty" closet.


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