The Vault (Racetrack Tout)

January 7, 1945 – Leaving for New York Jack Benny and the gang meet at the train station.

This is the debut episode of Jack Benny’s vault, the racetrack tout, and Mel Blank’s train announcer who always announces “Anaheim, Azusa and Cucamonga”. References include Van Johnson and Barbra Stanwyck and “The Trolley Song”.


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