MARY KAY AND JOHNNY (TV)

Summary

One in this live comedy series -- one of network television's earliest domestic sitcoms -- featuring young married couple Mary Kay and Johnny Stearns as themselves. In this episode, Mary Kay buys a whisk broom from "Eager Beaver" salesman Mr. Gardner. Although Johnny berates Mary Kay for her lack of "sales resistance," he is less than stalwart when Gardner returns with the Jim Dandy vacuum cleaner with multiple attachments.

(Network affiliation varies: on DuMont, November 1947 - August 1948; on NBC, October 1948 - February 1949 and June 1949 - March 1950; and on CBS, March 1949 - June 1949.)

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: June 13, 1949 Monday 7:15 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:14:26
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T:13423
  • GENRE: Comedy
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Comedy
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - TV series, 1949-1950
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CREDITS

    • Joe Cavalier … Director
    • Mary Kay Stearns … Cast, Herself
    • Johnny Stearns … Cast, Himself
    • Howard Morris … Cast, Mr. Gardner