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  • CARNEGIE HALL SALUTES JACK BENNY (TV)

    (September 27, 1961)

    A special broadcast from Carnegie Hall in New York City, honoring Jack Benny's support of music. Eugene Ormandy conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra in an overture by Kabalevsky and praises Isaac Stern for his role in saving Carnegie Hall. Stern performs ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE {VINCENT PRICE, PAMELA MASON} (TV)

    (March 08, 1959)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In this program, Jack feels he is not getting enough publicity and insists his publicity agent book him on "The Impromptu Show," a topical conversation program -- though his agent is highly skeptical of Jack's...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE: BOB CROSBY AND FAMILY SIGNING CONTRACT {SEASON PREMIERE} (TV)

    (October 05, 1952)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In this episode, Benny introduces a new cast member, singer Bob Crosby. Crosby, however, refuses to perform because Benny has not yet offered him a contract or paid him for his services. Nonetheless, Benny ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM FOR GRAPE-NUTS AND GRAPE-NUTS FLAKES, THE (RADIO)

    (December 27, 1942)

    One in this comedy/variety series starring Jack Benny. Highlights include the following: Benny Goodman and His Sextet play "Lady Be Good" and Fred Allen portrays Uncle Sam in Jack's annual New Year's drama, "The New Tenant."...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE (TV)

    (March 08, 1959)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. ...

  • JUBILEE {ERSKINE HAWKINS; JACK BENNY; EDDIE "ROCHESTER" ANDERSON} (RADIO)

    (March 31, 1945)

    This program features performances by Erskine Hawkins, Jack Benny, and Eddie Anderson. ...

  • JACK BENNY'S TRIBUTE TO CAROLE LOMBARD (RADIO)

    (January 11, 1943)

    This brief tribute pays homage to screen actress Carole Lombard, who met a tragic death on January 16th, 1942, when the TWA airplaine she was aboard crashed into mountains near Las Vegas, Nevada. Lombard was returning to Hollywood from Indianapolis where ...

  • JACK BENNY: TRANSATLANTIC BROADCAST (RADIO)

    (February 08, 1937)

    This segment of a special transatlantic broadcast from England features Jack Benny and his cast. After announcer Don Wilson opens the program and introduces Benny, the two discuss Benny's brief engagement at the London Palladium. After Benny introduces a...

  • JACK BENNY SHOW, THE {LIBERACE}(TV)

    (January 17, 1954)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In this episode, pianist Liberace invites Jack to play the violin at his concert. Includes commercials. ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE: HOW JACK MET GEORGE BURNS (TV)

    (January 07, 1964)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE (TV)

    (August 23, 1977)

    A repeat telecast of one in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In this episode, Benny's violin teacher, Professor Le Blanc, suffers the tortures of the damned. Includes commercials. ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE: THE JACK WEBB SHOW (TV)

    (November 01, 1959)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In this episode, Benny discovers that his guest star, Jack Webb, cannot tell jokes, sing, or dance. A sketch, set in a Chinese laundry, parodies many of the late-1950s detective series, including Webb's own "D...

  • JELL-O PROGRAM, THE {THE JACK BENNY PROGRAM} {EXCERPTS} (RADIO)

    (March 15, 1936)

    Excerpts from one in this series of comedy/variety programs hosted by Jack Benny. In this segment, Jack Benny is being honored by members of the high society. During the banquet, he meets many "secretaries," mistakes the Ambassador of Spain for a waiter,...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE {MUSICALE WITH BARRY GORDON} (TV)

    (February 19, 1961)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. ...

  • TRIBUTE TO JACK BENNY, A (TV)

    (December 29, 1974)

    A memorial tribute to comedian Jack Benny (1894-1974). Highlights include the following: excerpts from Benny's radio shows; Benny on "The Ed Sullivan Show"; a short biography of Benny; Benny on radio with Fred Allen; Eddie "Rochester" Anderson talking ab...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE {JIMMY AND GLORIA STEWART WITH BARBARA NICHOLS} (TV)

    (November 15, 1959)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE (TV)

    (January 27, 1952)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. Highlights include the following: Ray Noble sings songs he composed; and Jack Benny and Barbara Stanwyck (in her TV debut) present a satirical version of "Gaslight." Includes commercials. ...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE: BUCK BENNY RIDES AGAIN (TV)

    (November 02, 1952)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. In 1940 one of Jack Benny's radio characters, Buck Benny, was translated into a motion picture, "Buck Benny Rides Again." This television version features Dinah Shore and takes place in a noisy Western saloo...

  • JACK BENNY PROGRAM, THE: THE GINGER ROGERS SHOW (TV)

    (November 03, 1957)

    One in this comedy series starring Jack Benny. ...

  • JACK BENNY TESTIMONIAL (RADIO)

    (November 09, 1951)

    A comedy special in which Jack Benny is honored for twenty years as an entertainer, with special appearances by Milton Berle, Mary Livingstone, and Ronald and Benita Colman. Ethel Merman sings "There's No Business Like Show Business," General Van Fleet sp...