Abe Burrows' Almanac
|Abe Burrows' Almanac|
|Presented by||Abe Burrows|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|Running time||24-25 minutes|
|Original release||January 4– March 29, 1950|
The live program, hosted by Abe Burrows, featured music, song and comedy performances by guests. The show was broadcast on Wednesday evenings, 9-9:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Milton DeLugg conducted the orchestra.
While Burrows had a successful nightclub act and made regular appearances as a performer on CBS radio programs, this short-lived series is notable for being his only featured role in a television program.
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