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THE WITNESS- "John Dillinger" (1961) Warren Stevens stars as the notorious bank robber and murderer John Dillinger. A court room drama produced by CBS and aired on 1/19/61 with original commercials for Camel cigarettes pitched by character actor James Daly. The committee attempts to sort out the truth from the myths about John Dillinger.




TOMORROW WITH TOM SNYDER (1977) Guests Micky Dolenz and Davy Jones of The Monkees Aired 9/1/77 with original commercials.




 

HEE HAW Premiere(1969) On 6/15/69 CBS premiered this series as a corn country humorous clone of "Rowan & Martin's Laugh In." Presented with the original commercials.




 

KENNEDY AT NIGHT Guest Host Rick Ludwin (1974) Subbing for ailing Bob Kennedy, Ludwin welcomes The Ace Trucking Company comedy troupe. Originally aired on WLS-TV 10/2/74




 

FOLKFEST(1961-'62) A half hour of folk music recorded at Chicago's iconic "Gate of Horn" nightclub. With live commercials for Talman Home Savings pitched by Carl Greyson and filmed commercials for Pepsi Cola. Announcer is producer/creator Rudy Orisek. Originally aired on WGN-TV in during the 1961-62 season.



 

INTERNATIONAL CAFE (1966) Host Jean Paul Vignon, famed French crooner and husband of Brigid "The Blue Fairy" Bazlen, welcomes a galaxy of Russian music performers. Aired on WGN-TV 10/10/66.




 

LEAVE IT TO BEAVER - "Beaver and Poncho" (1958) Beaver finds and brings a stray dog to school. Originally aired on CBS 3/21/58 with commercials by Remington Rand Corporation.


 
 

DENNIS THE MENACE "My Four Boys (1963) Dennis and his friends try to raise money for their club. Aired on CBS 3/17/63 with original commercials by Skippy Peanut Butter.





WHERE WERE YOU? 1968 WLS-TV produced series from 1981 hosted by Fahey Flynn. This retrospective focuses on the year 1968.




 

MBC PRESENTS A SALUTE TO ADVERTISING'S GREATEST ICONS(segment) (2015) The live awards ceremony presented in 2015 honoring ten iconic advertising characters. Hosted by Jarrett Nathan.




 

XMAS COMPILATION (segment) A compilation of sitcom and variety show holiday favorites from the 1950s through the 1970s.




 
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MBC Video Archive for December:

 

Click on a photo link below to view a video archive program now.


THE WITNESS- "John Dillinger" (1961) Warren Stevens stars as the notorious bank robber and murderer John Dillinger. A court room drama produced by CBS and aired on 1/19/61 with original commercials for Camel cigarettes pitched by character actor James Daly. The committee attempts to sort out the truth from the myths about John Dillinger.




TOMORROW WITH TOM SNYDER (1977) Guests Micky Dolenz and Davy Jones of The Monkees Aired 9/1/77 with original commercials.




 

HEE HAW Premiere(1969) On 6/15/69 CBS premiered this series as a corn country humorous clone of "Rowan & Martin's Laugh In." Presented with the original commercials.




 

KENNEDY AT NIGHT Guest Host Rick Ludwin (1974) Subbing for ailing Bob Kennedy, Ludwin welcomes The Ace Trucking Company comedy troupe. Originally aired on WLS-TV 10/2/74




 

FOLKFEST(1961-'62) A half hour of folk music recorded at Chicago's iconic "Gate of Horn" nightclub. With live commercials for Talman Home Savings pitched by Carl Greyson and filmed commercials for Pepsi Cola. Announcer is producer/creator Rudy Orisek. Originally aired on WGN-TV in during the 1961-62 season.



 

INTERNATIONAL CAFE (1966) Host Jean Paul Vignon, famed French crooner and husband of Brigid "The Blue Fairy" Bazlen, welcomes a galaxy of Russian music performers. Aired on WGN-TV 10/10/66.




 

LEAVE IT TO BEAVER - "Beaver and Poncho" (1958) Beaver finds and brings a stray dog to school. Originally aired on CBS 3/21/58 with commercials by Remington Rand Corporation.


 
 

DENNIS THE MENACE "My Four Boys (1963) Dennis and his friends try to raise money for their club. Aired on CBS 3/17/63 with original commercials by Skippy Peanut Butter.





WHERE WERE YOU? 1968 WLS-TV produced series from 1981 hosted by Fahey Flynn. This retrospective focuses on the year 1968.




 

MBC PRESENTS A SALUTE TO ADVERTISING'S GREATEST ICONS(segment) (2015) The live awards ceremony presented in 2015 honoring ten iconic advertising characters. Hosted by Jarrett Nathan.




 

XMAS COMPILATION (segment) A compilation of sitcom and variety show holiday favorites from the 1950s through the 1970s.




 
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