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This show is from Season 2, Episode 9, 'The Night the Roof Fell In', 11/21/1962. Thank you GersonK...

A domestic squabble over nothing, portrayed in Rashomon style. It's told, naturally enough, from the perspectives of Rob, Laura, and their fish. (Do these fish appear in any other episode?) Upload courtesy of Inventing Situations . [note: the "Dick van Dyke" tag should now include all 6 public domain episode, including 3 under the same entry]
Topics: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Dick Van Dyke, Carl Reiner, Mary Tyler Moore, Fish, Morey Amsterdam, sitcom

This show is from Season 2, Episode 9, 'The Night the Roof Fell In', 11/21/1962. Thank you GersonK...

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This Episode aired 1/6/1950. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Episode of the popular 50's TV series, "Mama" (AKA "I Remember Mama"), starring Peggy Wood. This light-hearted Classic TV series was about a immigrant family in 1910's America. The shows mix of drama and Comedy proved popular with both the critics and the American public. Sadly, Most episodes of this show are lost. This is a kinescope of a 1950 episode, Complete with original Maxwell House Coffee commercials.
Topics: Mama, Classic TV, 50's TV, Drama, Sitcom, Kinescope, Maxwell House Coffee, Old Time Television,...

This Episode aired 1/6/1950. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

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This show is from Season 2, Episode 19, 'The Big Break', 3/19/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Break from the 1950's Dragnet Series
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 2, Episode 19, 'The Big Break', 3/19/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 3, Episode 31, 'The Big Girl', 4/1/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

The Big Girl from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 3, Episode 31, 'The Big Girl', 4/1/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Classic TV
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This show is from Season 7, Episode 8, 'Rick's Riding Lesson', 11/19/1958. Thank you Robin_1990...

Episode of the TV series "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" called "Rick's Riding Lesson". The 2nd longest running American sitcom of all time, "Ozzie and Harriet" appealed to many viewers with it's light-hearted, gentle humor. This episode is complete with commercials for Eastman Kodak.
Topics: The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, Ozzie and Harriet, Classic TV, Light-Hearted, 50's TV, 1950's...

This show is from Season 7, Episode 8, 'Rick's Riding Lesson', 11/19/1958. Thank you Robin_1990...

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1. Season 2, Episode 13, 'A Man's Teeth Are Not His Own', 12/19/1962. 2. Season 2, Episode 23,...

The Dick Van Dyke Show was an American television situation comedy which initially aired on CBS from October 3, 1961 to June 1, 1966, created by Carl Reiner and starring Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore. Totalling 158 episodes and five seasons, the show was also produced by Reiner, who wrote many episodes and played the part of Alan Brady. Reiner based the main character on himself and the Brady character on his former boss Sid Caesar. Many of the show's plots were inspired by Reiner's...
Topics: Classic TV, Dick van Dyke

1. Season 2, Episode 13, 'A Man's Teeth Are Not His Own', 12/19/1962. 2. Season 2, Episode 23,...

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This show is from Season 1, Episode 36, 'Talent Scout', 6/17/1953. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

An Episode of the classic 50's sitcom "I Married Joan", starring Joan Davis and Jim Backus. Running for 3 seasons, "I Married Joan" is a fondly remembered TV show. Similar to "I Love Lucy", This show is about dizzy housewife Joan Stevens and her husband Judge Bradley Stevens, With Joan getting herself into a mess in each episode. More basic info from Wikipedia: Genre: Sitcom Starring: Joan Davis & Jim Backus Theme music composer: Richard Mack Opening theme:...
Topics: I Married Joan, Classic TV, 50's TV, 1950's Television, Joan Davis, Retro TV

This show is from Season 1, Episode 36, 'Talent Scout', 6/17/1953. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

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This show is from Season 2, Episode 4, 'Sister Pat', 11/4/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

I Married Joan ep 03 Sister Pat
Topics: I Married Joan, Classic TV

This show is from Season 2, Episode 4, 'Sister Pat', 11/4/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This show is from Season 8, Episode 4, 'The Big Oskar', 10/14/1958. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Oskar from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 8, Episode 4, 'The Big Oskar', 10/14/1958. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 5, Episode 7, 'The Big Look', 10/13/1955. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Look from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 5, Episode 7, 'The Big Look', 10/13/1955. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 5, Episode 4, 'The Big Lift', 9/22/1955. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

The Big Lift from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 5, Episode 4, 'The Big Lift', 9/22/1955. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This show is from Season 4, Episode 1, 'The Big Producer', 8/26/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Producer from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 4, Episode 1, 'The Big Producer', 8/26/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 3, Episode 29, 'The Big Hit-Run Killer', 3/18/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards...

The Big Hit And Run Killer from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 3, Episode 29, 'The Big Hit-Run Killer', 3/18/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards...

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This show is from Season 3, Episode 28, 'The Big Shoplift', 3/11/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Shoplift from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 3, Episode 28, 'The Big Shoplift', 3/11/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 1, Episode 12, 'The Big Phone Call', 5/22/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Phone Call from the 1950's series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 1, Episode 12, 'The Big Phone Call', 5/22/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This show is from Season 2, Episode 9, 'The Big Grandma', 1/8/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

The Big Grandma from the 1950 series Dragnet
Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This show is from Season 2, Episode 9, 'The Big Grandma', 1/8/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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These clips explain why Archie and Edith sang every Sunday night "Songs that made the Hit Parade......

Clip from the classic 50's TV show "Your Hit Parade", featuring a cover of the Irving Berlin song "Blue Skies" performed by The Lucky Strike Orchestra. "Your Hit Parade" was a highly popular 50's TV show, and was a spin-off the the radio show with the same name. Very Popular and (almost) always tasteful, the show featured covers of popular songs. Running from 1950 to 1959, the show died after music began to change, and it is often reported that Snooky Lanson's...
Topics: 50's TV, 1950's Television, Classic TV, Irving Berlin, Blue Skies, The Lucky Strike Orchestra, Your...

These clips explain why Archie and Edith sang every Sunday night "Songs that made the Hit Parade......

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This excellent clip is from 12/4/1954. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Forgotten singer Snooky Lanson singing "Mr Sandman" on the Public Domain TV series Your Hit Parade.
Topics: Your Hit Parade, 50's TV, 1950's Television, Classic TV, Music Video, Live TV

This excellent clip is from 12/4/1954. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

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This excellent clip is from 1/31/1953. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Clip from the classic musical TV show "Your Hit Parade", featuring the cast doing a performance of "Casey Jones", In a broadway style.
Topics: Casey Jones, Your Hit Parade, Classic TV, 50's TV, Fifties Television

This excellent clip is from 1/31/1953. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Classic TV Commercials
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This ad is from a 1956 episode of The Dinah Shore Show. I haven't been able to find the exact air...

Classic Commercial for Chevrolet.
Topics: Classic Commercial, Classic Commercials, Classic Car, Classic Cars, Chevrolet Commercial, Chevy,...

This ad is from a 1956 episode of The Dinah Shore Show. I haven't been able to find the exact air...

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This excellent clip is from 4/12/1952. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Clip from the classic TV show "Your Hit Parade", with fairly-obscure 50's singer Dorothy Collins singing the popular song "Please Mr Sun" live on national TV. "Your Hit Parade" ran from 1950 to 1959, and was both popular and award winning. The show featured a bunhc of talented singers performing covers of hits of the day, and was very tasteful. The show died after music began to change, and the show got very weak as time went on. This clip is from a 1952 episode,...
Topics: 50's TV, 50's Television, 1950's TV, 1950's Television, Classic TV, Dorothy Collins, Your Hit...

This excellent clip is from 4/12/1952. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

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This excellent clip is from 6/9/1956. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

Obscure 50's singer Snooky Lanson performing "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)" on the popular and award-winning live TV series "Your Hit Parade". "Your Hit Parade" started as a Radio show, then moved to TV, lasting from 1950 to 1959. Very popular and (almost) always tasteful, The series presented the top tunes each week, performed by the programs talented cast of singers and dancers. However, as popular music changed, the show found itself obsolete, and by it's...
Topics: Hot Diggity, Your Hit Parade, Snooky Lanson, Classic TV, 50's TV, 1950's Television, 50's Pop...

This excellent clip is from 6/9/1956. Thank you Robin_1990 for sharing.

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This 'Honeymooners' sketch is part of an episode from Season 3, Episode 15, 'The Ring Salesman',...

Jackie Gleason on segment of the popular 50's TV series "Cavalcade of Stars", doing a sketch called "The Honeymooners", which was later turned into a sitcom. "Cavalcade of Stars" started in 1949 and quickly became one of the most popular shows on The DuMont Television Network. Jackie Gleason was the 3rd and most popular host of the series. "The Honeymooners" started as a series of sketches, and later became a classic CBS sitcom still shown in syndication...
Topics: Jackie Gleason, The Honeymooners, Cavalcade of Stars, 50's TV, 1950's Television, Classic TV,...

This 'Honeymooners' sketch is part of an episode from Season 3, Episode 15, 'The Ring Salesman',...

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This episode is a 1964 rebroadcast of Season 5, Episode 12, 'The Busy Christmas',...

1956 episode of "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet", the 2nd longest running American sitcom of all time. This is a Christmas-themed episode. "Ozzie and Harriet" never reached the top 10 in the ratings, But steading ratings made sure that it out-lived many more better-known shows, and it's gentle corny humor made it popular with kids. Overall it's a classic show that has aged well. NOTE: This copy is a mid-60's re-run print, and features different commercials to the...
Topics: The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, Ozzie and Harriet, Christmas, 50's TV, 1950's Television,...

This episode is a 1964 rebroadcast of Season 5, Episode 12, 'The Busy Christmas',...

Classic TV Commercials
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This fun compilation is: 1. Kellogg's Sugar Smacks from Adventures of Superman. 2. Alka-Seltzer...

Here is a compilation of classic TV commercials from the 50's and 60's.
Topics: 1950's, 1960s, TV commercials

This fun compilation is: 1. Kellogg's Sugar Smacks from Adventures of Superman. 2. Alka-Seltzer...

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This show is from Season 2, Episode 1, 'Never Name a Duck', 9/26/1962. Thank you GersonK for...

The second season premiere. Rob brings two baby ducks home from work. Upload courtesy of Inventing Situations .
Topics: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Dick Van Dyke, Carl Reiner, Richard Deacon, Mary Tyler Moore, Ducks

This show is from Season 2, Episode 1, 'Never Name a Duck', 9/26/1962. Thank you GersonK for...

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1. Season 2, Episode 3, 'Granny's Garden', 10/9/1963. 2. Season 1, Episode 2, 'Getting Settled',...

THE BEVERLY HILLBILLIES did turn into television's number one show faster than any sitcom in history. A supreme television classic, this CBS-TV folklore favorite ran for nine years and still holds the record for TV's highest-rated half hour.
Topics: Classic TV, The Beverly Hillbillies

1. Season 2, Episode 3, 'Granny's Garden', 10/9/1963. 2. Season 1, Episode 2, 'Getting Settled',...

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This is from Season 1, Episode 17, 'The Silver Curtain', 7/10/1956. I haven't seen this series...

Public domain US television show feature Boris Karloff as a dective interested in the paranormal.
Topic: frankenstein

This is from Season 1, Episode 17, 'The Silver Curtain', 7/10/1956. I haven't seen this series...

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This is from Season 3, Episode 21, 'The Big Boys', 1/21/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 3, Episode 21, 'The Big Boys', 1/21/1954. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This is from Season 3, Episode 17, 'The Big Little Jesus', 12/24/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 3, Episode 17, 'The Big Little Jesus', 12/24/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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This is from Season 3, Episode 4, 'The Big Betty', 9/24/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 3, Episode 4, 'The Big Betty', 9/24/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This is from Season 2, Episode 28, 'The Big Hands', 5/21/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 2, Episode 28, 'The Big Hands', 5/21/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This is from Season 2, Episode 11, 'The Big Show', 1/22/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 2, Episode 11, 'The Big Show', 1/22/1953. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This is from Season 2, Episode 4, 'The Big Seventeen', 11/6/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 2, Episode 4, 'The Big Seventeen', 11/6/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for sharing.

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This is from Season 1, Episode 11, 'The Big September Man', 5/8/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

Topics: Dragnet, Classic TV

This is from Season 1, Episode 11, 'The Big September Man', 5/8/1952. Thank you Lum Edwards for...

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After the 'Federal Men' show, there is the last 27 minutes to a movie that I just had to figure out...

could be an episode of television series?

After the 'Federal Men' show, there is the last 27 minutes to a movie that I just had to figure out...