Toast of the Town

Season 1 Episode 5

July 18, 1948

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jul 18, 1948 on CBS
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July 18, 1948
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Music:
--Ella Fitzgerald (jazz vocalist)
--Bill "Bojangles" Robinson (tap dancer) - after a solo dance, does a "Hard Shoe" encore with The Toastettes.
--Ella Fitzgerald and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson - join together for an "Easter Parade" duet.
--Kate Murtah (singer, formerly of The Murtagh Sisters trio)
Comedy:
--Dick "Lord" Buckley - does a comedy routine using audience members as ventriloquist dummies.
Also appearing:
--Toy and Wing (acrobatic dance duo of Dorothy Takahashi and Paul Wing Jew)
--Leonard Gautier's Bricklayers (trained dog act) - dogs as construction workers on a building site.
Amateur talent:
--Elmert Reinhart (baritone singer from Baltimore) sings "Home on the Range."

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Who was the Episode MVP ?

Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan

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Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1964-1971)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

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