State Fair Part One

January 13, 1946 – State Fair Rehearsal – Rochester drives Jack Benny and Mary to the studio where they run into Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy (impersonator) and rehearse their version of the movie “State Fair”.

References include war hero Pappy Boyington, violinist Joseph Szigeti, radio’s Lum and Abner, actresses Barbra Stanwyck, and Betty Grable, movies “The Lost Weekend”, “The Bells of St Mary’s” and “Spellbound”, songs “Stardust”, “Chickery Chick”, and “Oh You Beautiful Doll”.



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