Shokus Video Catalog/Comedy/Hope
THE GRAND OLD MAN - AN AMERICAN LEGEND,
ROMPING THROUGH EACH SHOW WITH TOP NAME
520 THE BOB HOPE CHEVY SHOW, IV
1. DECEMBER 24, 1950: A special Christmas show, sponsored by
Frigidaire. Hope welcomes Bob Cummings, opera star Lily Pons,
and special guest star Eleanor Roosevelt. Comedy includes
department store Santas (including Hope and Cummings) all
meeting together on a subway train. Carols sung by a boys'
choir rounds out the hour.
--- 120 MINUTES --- BLACK AND WHITE ---
2. DECEMBER 28, 1956: A holiday-oriented show from a military
base in Alaska. Bob's guests are Ginger Rogers, Mickey Mantle, Jerry
Cologna, and singer Peggy King. Mantle plays a pampered, spoiled
private who's just been drafted, much to the chagrin of Commander
Hope. Also, Hope plays a tourist visiting Alaska during the holiday
season. Complete with original commercials!
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