Toast of the Town

Season 6 Episode 31

April 18, 1954

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Apr 18, 1954 on CBS
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April 18, 1954

1954 Easter Show.
--Eddie Albert and Margo (husband-and-wife) sing "Man is For the Woman," "Never Marry an Actor," "May to December" (Eddie solo), and a medley of "Vaudeville," "Tea for Two" and "That's Entertainment."
--The Notre Dame Glee Club (making their 6th annual Easter appearance) perform "Celestial Concepts" and "Notre Dame Fight Song (Onward to Victory)."
'One God' segment:
--A 20-minute excerpt from the LP "One God - The Ways We Worship Him" featuring narration by Eddie Albert and music by Columbia University’s Teachers College Choir. Eddie Albert and three children attend Protestant, Jewish, & Catholic services.
--Audience bow: Florence Mary Fitch (author of the 1944 "One God" book, upon which the LP is based).
Also appearing:
--Sam Snead (golfer) - demonstrates his golf swing.
--Audience bows: The Georgescu family, a Romanian family of four who were recently reunited. (The parents had not seen their two sons since 1947 after the father, Valeriu C. Georgescu, refused to spy for the Communists.)
--Audience bows: Bill Fulton, Pier Angeli (actress), and Terry Brennen.
--The Marquis Chimps (trained animal act) - chimps perform tricks.
--On film: A clip from "Roman Holiday" with Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn and Eddie Albert.


Who was the Episode MVP ?

Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan


Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1964-1971)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

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