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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.
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.
Red's guests are actor Jack Albertson and the musical group Gary Puckett and the Union Gap.
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.
Paul Revere and the Raiders sing "Good Thing" and "We All Gotta Get Together".
Red as W.C. Fields.
Three Dog Night performs "Easy to be Hard."
Oliver sings "Who Will Buy" and "Jean."
Red's guests are actor Vincent Price and singer Frank Sinatra Jr. Also appearing are Chanin Hale, Jan Arvan and Bill Shannon.
Musical Highlights: Frank Sinatra Jr. sings "All Of You" and takes part in an "On the Other Side of the Tracks" productions number.
Comedy Sketch: "You Can Take the Boy Out of the Country, If You Promise Not To Bring Him Back" - During an inspection, clumsy trade school student Clem Kadiddlehopper and his buddy (Frank Sinatra Jr.) may cause their teacher (Vincent Price) to lose a federal subsidy.
Silent Spot: Red and Chanin Hale play houseflies dodging the attempts by the homeowner (Jan Arvan) to trap them.