Elgin Holiday Specials 48 11 25 7th Annual Elgin Thanksgiving Show
Don Ameche introduces Mario Lanza who sings, "Cosi, Cosa," to kick off this 2 hour 7th annual Thanksgiving program sponsored by the Elgin Watch Company. Don gives Garry Moore jokes to read, but Garry says that quiz shows are more popular these days. Garry and Jimmy Durante joke about Thanksgiving. Jimmy sings "Inka Dinka Do." Jack Benny gets a lift from Don to shop for a turkey. Vera Vague and Frances Langford trade insults. Vera Vague flirts with Dean Martin and insults Jerry Lewis. Don Ameche and Frances Langford perform a Bickersons skit. Red Skelton as The Mean Widdle Kid, is accused of stealing Thanksgiving food, but has a very good reason.
This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.