Willy the Wolf is a children's TV show that originally aired in 1954.
The show has the distinction of being the first children's variety
puppet show that aired on television, paving the way for all kinds of
popular puppet-based TV shows. William S. Wolf (Walker Edmiston), also
known as Willy the Wolf, hosts the show, which includes a whole range of
puppet guests. The show also includes live action sequences, such as
teenagers dancing to the music of the puppet band.