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|Named Person:||Joey Bishop; Joey Bishop|
|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Joey Bishop; Larry Wilde; Larry Wilde Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Collection is in the joint custody of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division and the American Folklife Center.|
|Reproduction Notes:||Playback copy. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 2002. on 2 sound cassettes : digital, stereo. ; 2 1/2 x 3 in. Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 2002. on 2 sound tape microfilm reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo. ; 10 in.|
|Event notes:||Interviewed Feb. 6, 1968, in Beverly Hills, Calif., by Larry Wilde for his book The great comedians talk about comedy, published in 1968.|
|Description:||1 sound tape reel (ca. 84 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 1/4 track, stereo. ; 7 in.|
Comedian Joey Bishop talks about his early years with the Bishop Brothers and continues discussing comedy and the role of luck in his career. He speaks of Jack Benny being his idol and how the comedian's interaction with his audience is crucial for success. The recording ends abruptly.
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