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#13142: YOUR HIT PARADE
1957-03-16, NBC, 5 min.
Dorothy Collins, Gisele McKenzie, Snooky Lanson, McNamaras Band

October 7th, 1950-June 7th, 1958 (NBC)
October 10th, 1958-April 24th, 1959 (CBS) 
August 2nd, 1974-August 30th, 1974- (CBS)

A musical show where the top songs of the week were performed by the series regulars. Among the show's regulars included Dorothy Collins, Russell Arms, Snooky Lanson, Eileen Wilson, Sue Bennett, and June Valli. Gisele McKenzie joined the group in 1953, replacing June Valli. During the show's final season on NBC in 1957, four new regulars were brought in; Tommy Leonetti, Jill Corey, Virginia Gibson and Alan Copeland who sang with the musical group The Modernaires on bandleader Bob Crosby's daytime show, "Bob Crosby and The Bobcats" on CBS. In 1958 when the show went over to CBS, Dorothy Collins was brought back and co-starred with Johnny Desmond for one season, but the show failed to regain the popularity it once had on NBC. The show left the air in April 1959. The 1974 CBS revival also failed to gain popularity.

In this episode, Dorothy Collins, Snooky Lanson, and Gisele McKenzie sing the popular songs of the week,                                                                              
#13174: YOUR HIT PARADE
1957-05-04, NBC, 9 min.
Dorothy Collins, Gisele McKenzie, Snooky Lanson

October 7th, 1950-June 7th, 1958 (NBC)
October 10th, 1958-April 24th, 1959 (CBS) 
August 2nd, 1974-August 30th, 1974- (CBS)

A musical show where the top songs of the week were performed by the series regulars. Among the show's regulars included Dorothy Collins, Russell Arms, Snooky Lanson, Eileen Wilson, Sue Bennett, and June Valli. Gisele McKenzie joined the group in 1953, replacing June Valli. During the show's final season on NBC in 1957, four new regulars were brought in; Tommy Leonetti, Jill Corey, Virginia Gibson and Alan Copeland who sang with the musical group The Modernaires on bandleader Bob Crosby's daytime show, "Bob Crosby and The Bobcats" on CBS. In 1958 when the show went over to CBS, Dorothy Collins was brought back and co-starred with Johnny Desmond for one season, but the show failed to regain the popularity it once had on NBC. The show left the air in April 1959. The 1974 CBS revival also failed to gain popularity.

Dorothy Collins sings the top tune of the week, "Round and Round."                                                                                       
#9493: U.S. STEEL HOUR:"WHO'S EARNEST?"
1957-10-09, CBS, 49 min.
Martyn Green, Dorothy Collins, Nydia Westman, David Atkinson, Edward Mulhare, Edith King, Louise Troy

          October 27, 1953 - June 21, 1955 (ABC TV)
             July 6, 1955 - June 12, 1963 (CBS TV)

The first two years on ABC The U.S. STEEL HOUR presented mostly one hour dramatic plays. With their move to CBS there was more diversity in the subject matter. Dorothy Collins and Edward Mulhare starred in an adaptation of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," a musical revue  was telecast entitled, The "American Cowboy," and two light dramas with tyro Johnny Carson aired long before he would become "King of Late Night Television."

Songs, include, "Mr. Bunbury," "Perfection," "My Eternal Devotion," "My Eternal Devotion," "A Wicked Man," "Metaphorically Speaking," "Lost, and "My Very First Impression"

In ten years this showcase anthology series presented over 200 live plays, the likes we will never see again on contemporary television. 

                                   
#7336: PERRY COMO SHOW, THE
1958-11-22, NBC, 00 min.
Perry Como, Jimmie Rodgers, Dorothy Collins

September 12, 1955-June 12, 1963. In the fall of 1955 Perry Como returned to NBC where he hosted a weekly hour show. From 1955 to 1959 it was seen Saturday evenings and was titled "The Perry Como Show." From 1959 to 1963 it was seen Wednesday evenings and was titled "The Kraft Music Hall." Regulars included Frank Gallop and the Ray Charles Singers. After his final weekly June 12, 1963 broadcast Perry Como appeared in scores of specials, beginning October 3, 1963, airing on NBC, CBS & ABC, and concluding on December 6, 1986.                                       
#7466: VOICE OF FIRESTONE
1959-02-23, ABC, 00 min.
Patrice Munsel, Bill Hayes, Alfred Drake, Dorothy Collins

September 5, 1949-June 7, 1954 (NBC); June 14, 1954-June 16, 1963 (ABC). This was the first broadcast of the season. "Voice of Firestone," which began on radio in 1928, was a Monday-night perennial for more than two decades before coming to television in 1949; for the next five years it was simulcast on NBC radio and television, until a dispute between the sponsor and the network over the Monday time slot led Firestone to shift the program to ABC. The half-hour musical series presented all kinds of music, but emphasized classical and semiclassical selections. Each week a guest celebrity was featured, and for many years the principal guests came from the Metropolitan Opera Company. The Firestone Orchestra was conducted by Howard Barlow, and the show was hosted by John Daly during its years on ABC; Hugh James was the announcer. "Voice of Firestone" was seen as a series of specials from 1959 until 1962; it returned as a weekly series in the fall of 1962 for a final season (September 30, 1962-June 16, 1963). 

"From Oklahoma To Music Man" is the theme.                          
#6984: BELL TELEPHONE HOUR
1960-10-28, WNBC, 00 min.
Mahalia Jackson, Jo Stafford, Robert Preston, Bill Hayes, Donald Voorhees, Dorothy Collins, Peter Palmer, Dukes Of Dixieland

January 12, 1959-April 26, 1968. This musical series ran semi regularly for almost ten seasons-sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly, and sometimes as irregularly scheduled specials. All types of music were presented on the hour series; Donald Voorhees conducted the Bell Telephone Orchestra. 

Host:Robert Preston


                                                                
#7290: MANTOVANI
1961-03-17, PBS, 00 min.
Dorothy Collins, John Conte, Annunzio Mantovani

John Conte was host for this half hour series of thirty nine easy listening programs, featuring Annunzio Mantovani and his orchestra. This series was produced in England and syndicated in the United States. The program featured a guest star each week. This program debuted in the United States on WNET channel 13 in New York on April 15th, 1961 with singer Dorothy Collins in a salute to the silver screen.    

Dupe of number 3924.                   
#3923: MANTOVANI
1961-04-15, WNTA, 27 min.
Dorothy Collins, Mantovani, John Conte

This was the first broadcast of the series. John Conte was host for this half-hour film series which features the Mantovani orchestra and dancers, joined by a guest star each week. Tonight's guest, singer Dorothy Collins, joins John Conte and the Mantovani orchestra and dancers in a salute to the "Silver Screen."
#3928: MANTOVANI
1961-05-27, WNTA, 27 min.
Dorothy Collins, Mantovani, John Conte, Mona Lita

This was the "Salute To Modern Composers" broadcast. John Conte was host for this half-hour series of 39 easy listening programs, produced in England and syndicated in the U.S. The program featured the Mantovani orchestra, headed by the star of the program, Mantovani, and a guest star each week. Mantovani's U.S. debut aired on WNET Channel 13 in New York on April 15, 1961 with singer Dorothy Collins in a salute to the "Silver Screen."
#1331: BELL TELEPHONE HOUR: OPENING NIGHT, THE
1961-09-29, WNBC, 52 min.
Anna Moffo, Donald Voorhees, Harry Belafonte, Richard Tucker, Dorothy Collins

January 12, 1959-April 26, 1968. This musical series ran semiregularly for almost ten seasons-sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly, and sometimes as irregularly scheduled specials. All types of music were presented on the hour series; Donald Voorhees conducted the Bell Telephone Orchestra.
#4180: PERRY COMO SHOW, THE
1961-11-22, WNBC, ? min.
Gwen Verdon, Perry Como, Dorothy Collins

September 12, 1955-June 12, 1963. In the fall of 1955 Perry Como returned to NBC where he hosted a weekly hour show. From 1955 to 1959 it was seen Saturday evenings and was titled "The Perry Como Show." From 1959 to 1963 it was seen Wednesday evenings and was titled "The Kraft Music Hall." Regulars included Frank Gallop and the Ray Charles Singers. After his final weekly June 12, 1963 broadcast Perry Como appeared in scores of specials, beginning October 3, 1963, airing on NBC, CBS & ABC, and concluding on December 6, 1986.
#1337: BELL TELEPHONE HOUR: DESIGNS IN MUSIC, THE
1961-12-08, WNBC, 52 min.
Donald Voorhees, Joan Sutherland, Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Dorothy Collins, The Raymond Scott Quintet, Margot Fonteyn, Michael Somes, Luboshutz and Nemenoff

January 12, 1959-April 26, 1968. This musical series ran semiregularly for almost ten seasons-sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly, and sometimes as irregularly scheduled specials. All types of music were presented on the hour series; Donald Voorhees conducted the Bell Telephone Orchestra.
#13591: PASSWORD
1962-01-30, CBS, min.
Dorothy Collins, Allen Ludden, Bill Cullen

Daytime - October 2nd, 1961- September 15th, 1967 (CBS)
Prime time - January 2, 1962-September 9, 1965 &
December 25, 1966-May 22, 1967
1967-1969- Syndicated
April 5th, 1971-June 27th, 1975 (ABC)
January 8th, 1979-March 26th, 1982 (NBC)
September 24th, 1984-March 24th, 1989 (NBC)

Popular daytime game show and seen in prime time beginning January 2, 1962, every Tuesday evening 8:00-8:30pm. Hosted by Allen Ludden from 1961-1980. The quiz show had a run during prime time from Originally, the game was played with two two-member teams with one member being given the word and providing clues to the other member who would try and guess the word. There were several variations of the show over the years that was seen in both daytime and prime-time versions. During its original six-year run on CBS, it was also seen in prime-time as a mid-season replacement. Allen Ludden hosted the show until 1980 when he suffered a heart attack and was replaced by Tom Kennedy as host. In its final run from 1984-1989 on NBC, the show was hosted by  Bert Convy. 

This episode was the 5th episode seen in prime-time with guests Dorothy Collins and Bill Cullen. The host is Allen Ludden.                                                                             
#4184: PERRY COMO SHOW, THE
1962-02-14, WNBC, ? min.
Perry Como, Dorothy Collins, Lorin Hollander

September 12, 1955-June 12, 1963. In the fall of 1955 Perry Como returned to NBC where he hosted a weekly hour show. From 1955 to 1959 it was seen Saturday evenings and was titled "The Perry Como Show." From 1959 to 1963 it was seen Wednesday evenings and was titled "The Kraft Music Hall." Regulars included Frank Gallop and the Ray Charles Singers. After his final weekly June 12, 1963 broadcast Perry Como appeared in scores of specials, beginning October 3, 1963, airing on NBC, CBS & ABC, and concluding on December 6, 1986.
#13610: CANDID CAMERA
1962-02-18, CBS, min.
Allen Funt, Durward Kirby, Dorothy Collins

October 2nd, 1960-September 3rd, 1967 (CBS) 

Half-hour human interest show created by Allen Funt. People were unknowingly caught on camera just being themselves. Arthur Godfrey was Funt's original co-host when the show debuted in 1960 but was replaced by Durward Kirby after one season. In 1966 Bess Myerson replaced Kirby and remained co-host until the final show on Sunday, September 3rd, 1967 the same day "What's My Line?" was telecast for the final time.  

Host: Allen Funt, co-host, Durward Kirby. Guest is Dorothy Collins.           
#7218: MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY TELETHON: STARRING JERRY LEWIS
1962-12-09, SYND, 00 min.
Jerry Lewis, Hugh Downs, Jim Backus, Bobby Darin, Andy Williams, Lee Marvin, Ed Wynn, Vince Edwards, Dina Merrill, Bobby Van, Henry Mancini, Ethel Merman, Dorothy Collins, Harvey Lembeck, Milton Frome, Hy Averback, Alan Jones, Dr. Ralph Bunch

Celebrity guests appeal for funds to fight Muscular Dystrophy. A letter from President John F. Kennedy is read. Jerry concludes the telethon with what would be his signature song, "You'll Never Walk Alone."                                      
#7179: NEW YEAR'S EVE 1964
1963-12-31, WCBS, 00 min.
Guy Lombardo, Robert Trout, Dorothy Collins, Allen Ludden

Guy Lombardo welcomes in the year 1964. Robert Trout reports live from Times Square. 

                       
#1389: BELL TELEPHONE HOUR: FESTIVAL OF SPRING, THE
1965-03-13, WNBC, 52 min.
Olivia De Havilland, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Donald Voorhees, Richard Tucker, Ron Husmann, Patricia McBride, Edward Villella, Dorothy Collins

January 12, 1959-April 26, 1968. This musical series ran semiregularly for almost ten seasons-sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly, and sometimes as irregularly scheduled specials. All types of music were presented on the hour series; Donald Voorhees conducted the Bell Telephone Orchestra.             
#8373: JERRY LEWIS LABOR DAY TELETHON, THE
1970-09-06, SYN, 540 min.
Jack Benny, Steve Allen, Jerry Lewis, Bobby Darin, Danny Kaye, Milton Berle, Frank Sinatra, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Ed McMahon, Joan Crawford, Vincent Price, Jack Jones, Patty Duke, Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Ed Ames, Soupy Sales, Shirley Verrett, Joey Heatherton, Sam Jaffe, Dorothy Collins, Joan Rivers, Doug McClure, Jerry Vale, Helen Oconnell, Roy Wilkens, Annissa Jones, Hildegard

Jerry Lewis launches his ninth fund-raising telethon for Muscular Dystrophy with a huge array of stars. This was the first coast-to-coast telecast of the telethon. Nine hours of coverage recorded. 9 AM to 6 PM Eastern time. The complete broadcast spanned twenty hours and began at 10 PM Eastern time
September 5th, 1970.                                                     
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