JACK BENNY AND FRIENDS #1
Over the years comedian Jack Benny appeared on many of the best TV specials and variety shows. This special series presents Jack in some of those rare historic TV appearances in the early years of television from the 1950’s through his death in 1974. This set features two full hour appearances Bob Hope specials and a funny skit from the Flip Wilson variety show.
THE BOB HOPE SPECIAL
This special from way back on April 13, 1954 in a remarkably well preserved show also features Rosemary Clooney and was sponsored by J-E-L-L-O Instand Pudding & Minute Rice (the original commercials are included)
THE BOB HOPE BUICK SHOW
From April 15, 1959 we bring have Jack along with Ginger Rogers, Jerry Colonna and an appearance by Milton Berle and featuring “THE CAR FOR 59 - BUICK - the car so new even the names are new”
THE FLIP WILSON SHOW
This hilarious 15 minute clip from the show of September 14, 1972 also features Pearl Bailey