Dec. 05, 1952
30 min.
Syndicated TV Network

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The Abbott and Costello Show

The Abbott and Costello show is timeless humor as fresh today as it was 50 years ago. All of Abbott and Costellos classic routines such as 'Whos on first' can be found in this show. This program captures the two when they were at their peak of their comedic poweress. The cast include Mr.Field, Mike the Cop, Stinky, Bacciagalupe and Hillary.

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02x26 Barber Lou Aired: May. 01, 1954

Lou tries to give Bud a rubdown following instructions from a radio show, but he's tuned into a program explaining how to paint a car at h …

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The show had 2 seasons and 52 episodes air between 1952 and 1954.

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  • Although Hillary Brooke appears a lot taller than Lou Costello in the show she is in reality only one inch taller. She wore high heels to make it appear she was taller.
  • Lou Costello owned the show, through his production company Television Corp. of America. Bud Abbott chose to work on salary.
  • Stinky Davis (Joe Besser) is portrayed as being less than ten years old. Besser was actually 45 years old.
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