Kate Smith Show
Very rare kinescope films of The Kate Smith Hour, a live weekly variety show
with guest stars from Hollywood and Broadway in comedy and musical skits. These shows are from Kate’s daily and weekly variety show and includes the famous “Cracker Barrel” forum where important persons, usually politicians, were grilled by the announcer, Ted Collins. Six rare episodes.
“Thanksgiving” Guest: John Hodiak; Guest: Xavier Cugat; Guest: Eddie Condon; December 28, 1953 – The Cracker Barrel; December 29, 1953 – With the Three Suns.