Sunday, January 2, 2011

Saturday Morning's Greatest Hits: When the Fair Comes to Your Town (1962)

Total Television only a had a small handful of successes in the 60's, including Underdog, Tennessee Tuxedo & His Tales, and King Leonardo & His Short Subjects. One of the backup features used on two of those programs was the Sing-a-Long Family, a mini-series of short skits in which the narrator sings the story. Only three Sing-a-Long Family numbers were produced, including "When the Fair Comes to Your Town", which we present here:

I guess you can say that, to today's audience, it was an early form of karaoke.

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