Fred Allen On Ad Execs; Jack and Mary Benny


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At 1PM on the Wednesday before thanksgiving, November 24th, 1954, Fred Allen appeared on NBC's Tex and Jinx mid-day talk Show. It was recorded on a grey, rainy Wednesday before Thanksgiving in Peacock Alley at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York city. Fred's explained why he had a problem with sponsors taking too much ownership of programs. He also gave some opinions on Jack and Mary Benny, as well as his wife, Portland Hoffa.

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