It's mid-century madness as Jack Benny slides smoothly into the 1950s with great guests, hilarious running gags, and even a song or two!
This classic collection features episodes from Jack's final years on radio, accompanied by his constant cohorts Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Bob Crosby, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Dennis Day, the Sportsmen Quartet, and Don Wilson.
Includes twenty digitally restored and remastered episodes, and a Program Guide by radio historian Elizabeth McLeod.
Episodes Include: To New York on the Train for the Heart Fund Benefit 01-29-50; Jack Tries to Buy Tickets to the USC-UCLA Game 11-26-50; Guest: Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. 01-28-51; Jack Goes to the Dentist 03-04-51; Jack Catches His Nose in a Gopher Trap 10-12-52; Jack Buys Twentieth Century Fox 10-19-52; High Noon 02-01-53; The Beavers Impersonate the Show 02-22-53; Bob Borrows Five Hundred Dollars from Jack 04-19-53; Four A.M. Walk 11-01-53; Jack Prepares for His TV Show 11-15-53; Jack Talks About His TV Show 12-06-53; Jack at the Train Station 02-21-54; Dennis Wants to Join the Air Force 04-04-54; Jack Loses $4.75 at the Race Track 05-02-54; Dinner at Don's House 11-14-54; Jack Has a Cold He Caught at Don's House 11-21-54; Television Wrestling 02-27-55; Bob Hope and Jack Double Date 04-17-55; Renting the Maxwell to a Movie Studio 04-24-55
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