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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-23-07 06:19 PM
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53. Hey, I was on the Mr Doohickey and Mr Monty Show when I...
was a kid (1965) in Greenville, SC. By that time, the swag included Bunny Bread, a cake from Strossner's Bakery, and a 6 pack of Coke!
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  -When you were a kid, did you have a local after school TV clown? ohiosmith  Jan-23-07 12:56 PM   #0 
  - We had Bozo in NYC n/t  qnr   Jan-23-07 12:57 PM   #1 
  - Yep! Good old "Bozo, Bozo the Clown...:") n/t  quiet.american   Jan-24-07 07:29 PM   #108 
  - Channel 9 came in fuzzy so we watched Officer Joe Bolton on 11.  rug   Jan-25-07 11:33 AM   #127 
  - I can't remember. But I do remember Captain Kangaroo.  JackBeck   Jan-23-07 12:58 PM   #2 
  - No, he played Clarabelle The Clown  cmkramer   Jan-23-07 03:14 PM   #33 
  - Bozo on the uhf channel in Boston.  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-23-07 12:58 PM   #3 
  - Was that Frank Avruch?  Radio_Lady   Jan-23-07 10:26 PM   #75 
     - not when i was a kid but he was a one time "Bozo" Frank has been a tv personality  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-24-07 11:24 AM   #97 
        - I'm also a former "child" star in Miami and lived in Boston when Avruch was active.  Radio_Lady   Jan-24-07 07:19 PM   #106 
           - wow! thats neat.  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-24-07 08:21 PM   #115 
  - Nah, we had Captain Billy. 'Till, someone shot him...  Prag   Jan-23-07 12:59 PM   #4 
  - with seltzer?  HuffleClaw   Jan-23-07 07:14 PM   #59 
     - Nope, with a 38 special.  Prag   Jan-24-07 08:40 AM   #80 
  - We had Alley Cat and Pansy  1gobluedem   Jan-23-07 12:59 PM   #5 
  - We had Admiral and Swabby  Smooth Operator   Jan-23-07 01:01 PM   #7 
  - In Maryland we didn't have a clown - we had Captain Chesapeake on Channel 45  Pendrench   Jan-23-07 01:01 PM   #6 
  - Pick Temple in DC  seemunkee   Jan-23-07 01:06 PM   #10 
  - That may have been before/after my prime afternoon TV watching time (during the 1970s) :)  Pendrench   Jan-23-07 01:11 PM   #16 
  - That was early 60s  seemunkee   Jan-23-07 01:23 PM   #20 
     - That explains it...I was born in 1965. n/t  Pendrench   Jan-23-07 01:39 PM   #24 
  - OK, when my boyfriend was little he had a Pick Temple album  LisaM   Jan-23-07 03:00 PM   #30 
  - How about "Lorenzo The Clown"?  cmkramer   Jan-23-07 03:21 PM   #34 
  - I looked on-line, and it seems that there was a Lorenzo the Clown/Hobo from Philadelphia, so maybe i...  Pendrench   Jan-23-07 04:15 PM   #41 
     - Oh, I remember Lorenzo!  Pool Hall Ace   Jan-23-07 05:54 PM   #51 
     - Oh I remember Professor Kool!  cmkramer   Jan-23-07 08:23 PM   #69 
        - I guess you remember Miss Spiderweb, too? She used to scare the heck out of me! n/t  Pendrench   Jan-24-07 12:21 PM   #103 
  - WDCA 20 used to have Sir Graves Ghastly too  smtpgirl   Jan-23-07 07:51 PM   #68 
  - Paul Shannon  spinbaby   Jan-23-07 01:02 PM   #8 
  - We had Ranger Andy  kwassa   Jan-23-07 01:05 PM   #9 
  - Captain Cleveland and Chester and Captain Penny  enigmatic   Jan-23-07 01:07 PM   #11 
  - Wallace and Ladmo were on in the a.m.  Dora   Jan-23-07 01:07 PM   #12 
  - In the Dallas area, we had Icky Twerp  subliminable   Jan-23-07 01:08 PM   #13 
  - I remember coming to visit my cousins  ginbarn   Jan-23-07 05:00 PM   #47 
     - Actually, there is a web site maintained by his son  subliminable   Jan-24-07 09:06 AM   #82 
        - Wow  ginbarn   Jan-24-07 10:44 AM   #95 
  - Captain Jinx and Salty Sam in Peoria  seemunkee   Jan-23-07 01:08 PM   #14 
  - I remember them. We moved to Kewanee in 70. BUt being a Quad City native  mycritters2   Jan-23-07 02:45 PM   #29 
  - In Cleveland there was an elf-like man named Barnaby.  Winebrat   Jan-23-07 01:11 PM   #15 
  - I remember him. He claimed that Gene Roddenberry got the idea to give Spock  ohiosmith   Jan-23-07 04:04 PM   #39 
  - What in hell was Roddenberry ever doing in Cleveland?  Winebrat   Jan-23-07 07:32 PM   #64 
     - He was on either Barnaby's or another local show promoting another project he  ohiosmith   Jan-24-07 09:58 AM   #88 
  - Linn Sheldon  enigmatic   Jan-24-07 08:20 PM   #114 
  - In Seattle, we had J P Patches and his sidekick, Gertrude  SeattleGirl   Jan-23-07 01:18 PM   #17 
  - About ten years ago they showed a video of JP Patches on KIRO  LisaM   Jan-23-07 03:01 PM   #31 
     - LOL - the shoelaces  KT2000   Jan-24-07 07:49 PM   #111 
  - WHIZZO, God rest his soul  catmandu57   Jan-23-07 01:21 PM   #18 
  - We had a cowboy!  kdsusa   Jan-23-07 01:22 PM   #19 
  - Bozo here  IAmJacksSmirkingRevenge   Jan-23-07 01:28 PM   #21 
  - SALLY STAR IN PHILLY  BOSSHOG   Jan-23-07 01:31 PM   #22 
  - and Pixanne!  Patiod   Jan-23-07 03:24 PM   #35 
  - Sally Starr was sooooo bee u ti ful!  redwitch   Jan-23-07 04:19 PM   #44 
     - She always frightened me  GoneOffShore   Jan-24-07 07:27 PM   #107 
     - She was drunk most of the time...  jberryhill   Jan-24-07 11:15 PM   #118 
        - I never realised that  GoneOffShore   Jan-25-07 09:15 AM   #123 
     - Did you send your pictures...  jberryhill   Jan-24-07 11:17 PM   #119 
  - In Houston Tx we had Kitirik  ashling   Jan-23-07 01:38 PM   #23 
  - Remember Don Mahoney and Jeana Clair?  Opposite Reaction   Jan-23-07 07:49 PM   #67 
  - Yes  ashling   Jan-23-07 10:24 PM   #74 
  - I was in love with Kitirik.  BikeWriter   Jan-24-07 02:23 PM   #105 
     - unrequited love  ashling   Jan-25-07 11:30 AM   #126 
  - Flippo and Lucy's Toyshop and Captain Kangaroo  mtnester   Jan-23-07 01:46 PM   #25 
  - Do you remember, I think it was Aunt Fran and Betty? It was a crafts show for little kids.  ohiosmith   Jan-23-07 04:17 PM   #43 
     - No, I don't recall that one  mtnester   Jan-23-07 07:44 PM   #65 
  - Denver had Blinky.  InternalDialogue   Jan-23-07 01:48 PM   #26 
  - I remember blinky from being a kid in Montana  fishwax   Jan-23-07 04:58 PM   #46 
     - Oh, man, the way he sang that song.  InternalDialogue   Jan-23-07 05:44 PM   #49 
  - We had Hobo Kelly  gwbsamoron   Jan-23-07 02:37 PM   #27 
  - I loved Hobo Kelly. For years I wasn't sure if Hobo Kelly was a man or woman.  bob_weaver   Jan-23-07 05:05 PM   #48 
  - Not a clown, a steamboat captain--Captain Ernie  mycritters2   Jan-23-07 02:43 PM   #28 
  - I grew up with Captain Ernie  Jeff In Milwaukee   Jan-25-07 08:05 AM   #122 
  - Mr. Doohickey  Sequoia   Jan-23-07 03:06 PM   #32 
  - Hey, I was on the Mr Doohickey and Mr Monty Show when I...  mitchum   Jan-23-07 06:19 PM   #53 
     - Yes, you are so right. Taped in Greenville.  Sequoia   Jan-23-07 06:28 PM   #55 
  - No no no ohiosmith what was his name-not a clown but he had Capt. Wendy  underpants   Jan-23-07 03:29 PM   #36 
  - UNCLE AL  underpants   Jan-23-07 03:32 PM   #37 
  - Not a clown, but we had Officer Don, Mr. Pix, and Tubby and Lester  NewWaveChick1981   Jan-23-07 03:43 PM   #38 
  - We had Whizzo.  evlbstrd   Jan-23-07 04:12 PM   #40 
  - In L.A. we had Bozo, and Hobo Kelly  puerco-bellies   Jan-23-07 04:16 PM   #42 
  - We had Bozo the Clown in Miami...  Ghost in the Machine   Jan-23-07 04:50 PM   #45 
  - we had a large kid, who had failed 3x  babydollhead   Jan-23-07 05:48 PM   #50 
  - Chicago area  Bjornsdotter   Jan-23-07 05:56 PM   #52 
  - don't forget "Cartoon Town" with B.J. and Dirty Dragon...  QuestionAll   Jan-24-07 09:20 AM   #84 
  - according to my school friends...I was the after school clown  carly denise pt deux   Jan-23-07 06:22 PM   #54 
  - Rusty Nails in Portland  Blue in Portland   Jan-23-07 06:43 PM   #56 
  - In Denver we had a before school clown...Blinky  Roon   Jan-23-07 06:49 PM   #57 
  - we had bozo where Igrew up  conscious evolution   Jan-23-07 07:04 PM   #58 
  - those of us in broadcast range of detroit in the 1970s had  HuffleClaw   Jan-23-07 07:19 PM   #60 
  - ya just HAD to pick the 'john wayne gacy' looking clown ?  HuffleClaw   Jan-23-07 07:20 PM   #61 
  - We had this guy:  Poiuyt   Jan-23-07 07:22 PM   #62 
  - Does Soupy Sales count?  irkthesmirk   Jan-23-07 07:29 PM   #63 
  - reureh!  ohiosmith   Jan-24-07 11:54 AM   #98 
  - Flippo? ... *shudder*  Oregonian   Jan-23-07 07:45 PM   #66 
  - Flippo aka Bob Marvin aka Marvin Fishman was a pretty cool guy.  ohiosmith   Jan-24-07 10:08 AM   #92 
     - That's good.  Oregonian   Jan-24-07 10:09 AM   #93 
  - Not really. We had Ranger Charlie & Roscoe, though.  philosophie_en_rose   Jan-23-07 08:39 PM   #70 
  - We had Milky the Clown  michreject   Jan-23-07 08:43 PM   #71 
  - Minneapolis  Lydia Leftcoast   Jan-23-07 09:48 PM   #72 
  - Boston - Willie Whistle on a UHF channel n/t  Eugene   Jan-23-07 10:20 PM   #73 
  - NE Iowa we had Mombo  bushwentawol   Jan-23-07 10:50 PM   #76 
  - In New Orleans, we were lucky. We had Morgus the Magnificent!  LouisianaLiberal   Jan-23-07 10:51 PM   #77 
  - KFSA (now KFSM) TV, Ft. Smith, Arkansas had Bozo, I think  Art_from_Ark   Jan-24-07 12:40 AM   #78 
  - I have no idea  u4ic   Jan-24-07 12:44 AM   #79 
  - Around Tulsa, we had Uncle Zeb.  Heidi   Jan-24-07 08:47 AM   #81 
  - And before him, don't forget Mr. Zing  Z_I_Peevey   Jan-24-07 09:52 AM   #85 
  - I don't remember Mr. Zing and pals.  Heidi   Jan-24-07 09:55 AM   #87 
     - Well, I'm showing my age.  Z_I_Peevey   Jan-24-07 10:00 AM   #89 
        - Oh, I remember John Chick!  Heidi   Jan-24-07 10:03 AM   #90 
        - It's Mr. Zing and Tuffy time  Art_from_Ark   Jan-24-07 08:16 PM   #113 
  - And in OKC, we had HoHo the Clown, and Foreman Scotty and the Circle 4 Ranch!  Whoa_Nelly   Jan-24-07 11:23 PM   #120 
  - Super Thread! Thanks!  GalleryGod   Jan-24-07 09:06 AM   #83 
  - my pleasure  ohiosmith   Jan-24-07 09:53 AM   #86 
  - Our clown, "Rusty Nails" partially inspired "Krusty the Clown"  Oregonian   Jan-24-07 10:04 AM   #91 
  - No  sakabatou   Jan-24-07 10:09 AM   #94 
  - In DC  bikebloke   Jan-24-07 10:49 AM   #96 
  - In LaCrosse, Wisconsin it was Bozo. n/t  OllieLotte   Jan-24-07 11:59 AM   #99 
  - In Grand Rapids, we had Bozo and we had "Captain Woody"  noonwitch   Jan-24-07 11:59 AM   #100 
  - Same - Flippo - Columbus  Crabby Appleton   Jan-24-07 12:01 PM   #101 
  - The Old Rebel in Greensboro, NC.  Lumily   Jan-24-07 12:03 PM   #102 
  - We had a Bozo.  Vidar   Jan-24-07 02:17 PM   #104 
  - J.P. Patches  KT2000   Jan-24-07 07:30 PM   #109 
  - When we first moved to Ohio...  InvisibleTouch   Jan-24-07 07:30 PM   #110 
  - I recall Bozo in Buffalo, but also Commander Tom.  mondo joe   Jan-24-07 07:59 PM   #112 
  - Hey, Rocketship 7!!  July   Jan-25-07 10:02 AM   #125 
  - Engineer Bill & Diver Dan  The_Casual_Observer   Jan-24-07 10:04 PM   #116 
  - Indianapolis had  Indy_Dem_Defender   Jan-24-07 10:44 PM   #117 
  - In the Rochester TV market we had "Skipper Sam"  GenDem   Jan-25-07 07:08 AM   #121 
  - fred kirby  wildhorses   Jan-25-07 09:23 AM   #124 
 

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