The Shooting of Dan McGrew

January 24, 1954 – Re-run March 27, 1955 – After a visit with Bob Crosby at home, Jack Benny and the gang dramatize the Robert W Service poem “The Shooting of Dan McGrew”.

References include “Santa Baby” by Ertha Kitt, the end of the Chlorophyll fad, and the game of Scrabble. Plus a Lucky Strike commercial by the poet Ogden Nash.


DanMcGcGrew title card

Dan Mcgrew Text

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