Toast of the Town

Season 1 Episode 50

May 29, 1949: Zero Mostel, Kitty Kallen, Dick 'Lord' Buckley, Babe Didrikson Zaharias

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM May 29, 1949 on CBS
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May 29, 1949: Zero Mostel, Kitty Kallen, Dick 'Lord' Buckley, Babe Didrikson Zaharias
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Music:
--Kitty Kallen sings "Manhattan" and "If It Weren't For The Irish."
--The Palmer Squares (Princeton University Quartet) sing "Down in Jungle Town" and "Going Back to Nassau Hall."
Comedy:
--Zero Mostel (comedian) - does bird whistles, then impersonates Jimmy Durante.
--Dick "Lord" Buckley (comedian) - demonstrates voice projection with Frank Albertson, Nelson Case, Babe Didrikson and Don DeFore.
Dancers:
--Johnny Mack (tap dancer) - dances with his "magic cane."
--Artini & Consuelo (ballroom dance duo) - perform the Samba and other dances.
Also appearing:
--Golf demonstration with Babe Didrikson Zaharias (golf pro) and Lou Costello (Westchester Country Club golf pro - NOT the comedian of 'Abbott and Costello' fame).
--Don Desio (7-year-old golfer & star of the CYO Golf Tournament).
--Audience bows: John Howard, Don Defore, and Frankie Albertson.
--Audience bow: Annie Robono (spelling?)(French nurse)
--Audience bow: Mrs. Hubert Good (American Legion Woman's Auxiliary)
Finale:
--The Palmer Squares (sing "She's More To Be Pitied Than Censured"), The Toastettes (tap dance), Zero Mostel (comic dancing), Johnny Mack (dancing), Babe Didrikson Zaharias (golf swing), Kitty Kalen (sings "And the Band Played On"), and a dance by Artini & Consuelo.

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