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The Jack Benny show

Author: Jack Benny; Eddie Anderson; Mel Blanc; Eddie Cantor; Alpha Video Distributors.
Publisher: Narberth, PA : Alpha Video, ©2003.
Series: Classic TV series.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four television episodes of the Jack Benny program. In the first, Jack's plans to dramatize his life story are sabotaged by a child actor and his agent; in the second, Jack remembers meeeting Mary; in the third episode, Jack is interrupted by a girl claiming to be Margaret Truman; in the 4th episode, Fred Allen tries to convince Jack's sponsor to fire him.
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Genre/Form: Television comedies
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Benny; Eddie Anderson; Mel Blanc; Eddie Cantor; Alpha Video Distributors.
OCLC Number: 53995405
Notes: Title from disc surface.
4 comic episodes.
Credits: Produced and directed by Ralph Levy and James V. Kern.
Cast: Jack Benny, Eddie Anderson, Mel Blanc, Eddie Cantor ... [et al.].
Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: "Episode 1: In a series of flashbacks, Jack recalls his first meeting with Mary, who is working as a clerk in a department store and his feeble attempts to ask her for a date. --
Episode 2: Jack plans to dramatize his life story on the show. An adorable boy shows up to audition for the part as Jack as a child, but his ruthless agent demands $2000 to hire his client! --
Episode 3: Jack is about to introduce singer Bob Crosby when he is interrupted by a precocious young girl asking for an autograph who insisits that her name is Margaret Truman and that she lives in Washington DC! --
Episode 4: Jack visits the show's sponsor to renew his contract. What Jack doesn't know is that the scheming Fred Allen is trying to convince the company that Benny should be fired and he should be the new star! In a surprise appearance, Eddie Cantor suddenly enters to turn the tables on both Benny and Allen!"
Series Title: Classic TV series.
Other Titles: Jack Benny program (Television program)

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Four television episodes of the Jack Benny program. In the first, Jack's plans to dramatize his life story are sabotaged by a child actor and his agent; in the second, Jack remembers meeeting Mary; in the third episode, Jack is interrupted by a girl claiming to be Margaret Truman; in the 4th episode, Fred Allen tries to convince Jack's sponsor to fire him.

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