Gildy plans a testimonial dinner for Judge Hooker.
Friday, May 31, 2013
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Broadcasting from South Bend, IN, the guest is Hope's summer replacement, Herbert Marshall. In a sketch, Bob opens an automobile plant.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Molly and McGee meet a gaggle of their friends when they head out to the circus.
Monday, May 27, 2013
Liz takes a sick George to the doctor, but finds out that her tonsils need to be removed. She would later be a regular on the series, but in this episode, Bea Benaderet plays both a nurse and an elderly patient.
Sunday, May 26, 2013
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Friday, May 24, 2013
McGee's latest scheme is to write a movie script about the history of the typewriter.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Bing Crosby is the guest as Fred plans to write a movie about Bing's life; Fred asks the denizens of Allen's Alley what they listen to on the radio.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The sketch is a combined parody of two boxing movies, "The Champion" and "The Setup". The end of the show is missing here, unfortunately. Dennis Day sings "A Chapter in My Life Called Mary".
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Walter gives Connie a rare black orchid, without telling her that he'd stolen it from Mr. Conklin.
Monday, May 20, 2013
McGee decides to bake a birthday cake for Molly, to her increasing consternation.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Jack meets the gang in his dressing room on the set of "Charley's Aunt", a film version of the classic play. The marriage of Phil Harris and Alice Faye is announced on this episode. Frank Nelson plays the make-up man.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Monday, May 13, 2013
Sunday, May 12, 2013
McGee becomes suspicious when a strange man follows him, taking pictures.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Gildy becomes jealous when his wealthy friend hits it off with Gildy's girlfriend.
There's a commercial announcement at the beginning of the show telling the audience they can now buy Parkay margarine in yellow sticks. That may sound like an odd announcement, but for many years, the dairy lobby had gotten laws passed that forced margarine to be colored pink, to emphasize that it wasn't butter. Those laws were being repealed in many places by the late '40s.
Friday, May 10, 2013
Thursday, May 9, 2013
As George runs for City Council, he and Gracie approach guest star Ray Milland for support.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
In an episode with a special dedication at the opening in tribute to V-E day, McGee is commissioned to complete a survey to forecast the upcoming housing needs.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Phil and Remley buy a trunk that used to belong to a gangster. Alice sings "Dearie".
Monday, May 6, 2013
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Saturday, May 4, 2013
On the advice of a numerologist, McGee changes his name to Homer J. Frink.