January 6, 1952 – Suspense
January 13, 1952 – Jack Gets a Haircut
In this EPISODE of the Jack Benny program Jack is trying to get someone to make a record of the song that he wrote. He calls Dinah Shore and her husband George Montgomery.
January 20, 1952 – George Burns Sings Jack’s Song
February 3, 1952 – Wolfe Gilbert to Publish Jacks Song
February 10, 1952 – To New York to Publish Jacks Song
February 17, 1952 – NY Symphony Plays Jacks Song
March 2, 1952 – Surprise Guests
A quartet of surprise guests show up in this EPISODE from Palm Springs.
March 9, 1952 – The 4th TV Show of the Season
At this time Jack was on TV every 6 weeks. Listen to this EPISODE of his radio show just before his TV show.
March 16, 1952 – Trying to Lose Weight
This EPISODE celebrate St.Patrick’s Day with Jack Benny and the good ol’ Irish boy Dennis Day.
Jack Benny and Mary Livingstone attend the Academy Awards and Jack does his impression of the romantic TV personality “The Continental”.
March 30, 1952 – My Naval Career
In this EPISODE Jack Benny recreates his time in the Navy. Anchors Aweigh!
April 6, 1952 – Jack Opens His Swimming Pool
April 13, 1952 – Jack Benny Opens his swimming pool for the season. Jack goes to the doctor played by Frank Nelson.
April 13, 1952 – Jack and Mary Walk in the Easter Parade
April 20, 1952 – All Hands on Deck
“All Hands on Deck…OR…Load the guns with Tabasco sauce, here come the shrimp boats.”
April 27, 1952 – Bend in the River
Jimmy Stewart, shows up to play his part in Jack Benny’s version of the new western movie “Bend in the River”.
May 4, 1952 – Jack Fixes the Phonograph
May 5, 1952 – Jack Takes the Beavers to the Zoo
May 18, 1952 – Down on the Farm
Which presidential candidate was described as “hep” in his campaign ad? Find out in this EPISODE.
May 25, 1952 – Violin Practice for London Trip
Jack prepares for his trip to London, goes to his vault, and then gets a visit from Dennis Day’s mother.
June 1, 1952 – Phil’s Last Show
This EPISODE from 1952 was Phil Harris’ last show. A really funny episode.
September 14, 1952 – Phil Replaced by Bob Crosby
This is the first EPISODE of Jack Benny with Bob Crosby as bandleader.
September 21, 1952 – In Scotland
In this episode we get to know Bing Crosby’s less famous brother Bob.
September 28, 1952 – High Noon
In this episode Jack Benny plays Gary Cooper’s character in their version of the western “High Noon”.
In this episode Bob Crosby tries to improve Jack Benny’s band.
October 12, 1952 – The Gopher Trap
In this EPISODE Jack Benny tries to catch a gopher (played by Mel Blanc).
October 19, 1952 – Darryl F. Zanuck
In this EPISODE Jack Benny asks producer Darryl F. Zanuck of 20th Century Fox to make “The Life of Jack Benny” into a movie.
October 26, 1952 – Gossip Article
Louella Parsons is back to write a gossip article on Jack Benny. This is a recycled script from April 2, 1944.
November 2, 1952 – Trick or Treating
November 9, 1952 – Vitamin Shot
In this EPISODE Jack Benny goes to the doctor to get a vitamin shot and runs into Bugs Bunny in the waiting room.
December 7, 1952 – Happy Time
December 14, 1952 – A Gopher Trap for Don
December 21, 1952 – From Veteran’s Hospital Long Beach