Toast of the Town

Season 4 Episode 28

March 16, 1952: St. Patrick's Day Show

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 16, 1952 on CBS
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March 16, 1952: St. Patrick's Day Show

1952 St. Patrick's Day Show.
--Ted Lewis (singer-entertainer) performs "McNamara's Band" and "In a Shanty in Old Shanty Town."
--Natalie Evans (Irish singer) - "A Little Bit of Heaven."
--Alan Dean (English singer) - "Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That's an Irish Lullaby)."
--Ireland's Dublin Players, with Eddie Dowling as producer, perform a scene from the William Butler Yeats play "Cathleen Ní Houlihan."
Also appearing:
--Dorothy Hayden's Irish Steppers (Irish folk dancers)
--Ed introduces members of the (UPI?) NCAA Men's All-American basketball team: Johnny O'Brien, Dick Groat, Walter Dukes, Chuck Darling, and Mark Workman.
--Jane Froman makes an appeal on behalf of Easter Seals, and Ed introduces the Easter Seals Girl.


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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