Toast of the Town

Season 5 Episode 5

October 12, 1952: A Night At Sophie Tucker's House

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Oct 12, 1952 on CBS
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October 12, 1952: A Night At Sophie Tucker's House
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"A Night At Sophie Tucker's House" (with the theater's stage designed to resemble Tucker's living room).
Music:
--Bill Kenny and the Ink Spots perform "If I Didn't Care," "Java Jive" and "You Are Happiness."
--Sophie Tucker sings "I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover," "After You've Gone," "Nobody Loves a Fat Girl" and "Some of These Days."
--Gloria Lesser (winner of a Sophie Tucker contest) sings "All of Me."
Comedy:
--Ronny Graham does his "Dazz Rocco" routine from the Broadway revue "Leonard Sillman's New Faces of 1952."
--Harry Mimo (Italian comedian) - plays a nervous performer straightening his tie and coat, then does a comedic dancing bit.
Also appearing:
--Rex Harrison and Lilli Palmer (husband-and-wife actors) reprise a scene from their movie "The Four Poster."
Prior to the "Four Poster" scene, Harrison and Palmer are interviewed by Ed Sullivan and Sophie Tucker.
--Ted Shapiro (songwriter & Tucker's accompanist and music director) appears at the beginning of the program.

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Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan

Host

Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1964-1971)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

Ronny Graham

Ronny Graham

scheduled guest

Guest Star

The Ink Spots

The Ink Spots

Themselves

Guest Star

Bill Kenny

Bill Kenny

Guest

Guest Star

Rex Harrison

Rex Harrison

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Recurring Role

Sophie Tucker

Sophie Tucker

Herself

Recurring Role

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