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The Abbott & Costello Show  Cover Image DVD DVD

The Abbott & Costello Show / AMC.

Abbott, Bud, 1897-1974 (Added Author). Costello, Lou. (Added Author). Chaney, Lon, Jr., 1906-1973 (Added Author). Novatna, Jarmila. (Added Author). Fields, Sid, 1898-1975 (Added Author). Paul, Les. (Added Author). Ford, Mary, 1924-1977 (Added Author). Vonn, Veola, 1918-1995 (Added Author). Carmichael, Hoagy, 1899-1981 (Added Author). Lee, Peggy, 1920-2002 (Added Author). Scott, Lizabeth, 1922-2015 (Added Author). Brewer, Teresa. (Added Author). Borge, Victor. (Added Author). Jones, Allan, 1907-1992 (Added Author). MacKenzie, Gisele. (Added Author). Hartman, Grace, 1907-1955 (Added Author). American Movie Classics Company. (Added Author). Genius Entertainment. (Added Author). Bud Abbot, Lou Costello ; with featured guests. (Cast).


"In 1951 Abbott and Costello were invited to guest host the new live variety show The Colgate-Comedy Hour. The duo boosted ratings as they amused audiences with their staple routines, including 'Who's on first?'. When the Abbott and Costello Show premiered in 1952, viewers fell in love once again, with the hilarious duo"-- Container.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (6 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Del Mar, CA : Genius Entertainment, .

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
disc 1. Guests: Lon Chaney Jr. as Frankenstein's monster ; Jarmila Novatna and Sid Fields ; A & C perform "The who's on first" routine! (1-07-51) ; Les Paul, Mary Ford, The Pied Pipers and Veola Vonn (3-28-54) ; Hoagy Carmichael and Peggy Lee (1950s) -- disc 2. Guests: Lizabeth Scott ; Hoagy Carmichael and Teresa Brewer ; Victor Borge, Allan Jones, Gisele MacKenzie, Grace Hartman and Sid Fields (1953).
Participant or Performer Note:
Bud Abbot, Lou Costello ; with featured guests.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Episodes of the Colgate Comedy Hour that first aired January 7, 1951-March 28, 1954.
System Details Note:
Genre: Video recordings.
Television comedies.
Variety shows (Television programs)

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Carnegie.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Carnegie Public Library DVD ABB ABBOTT & COSTELLO NR (Text) Complete Set 35615010063588 Movie Display Available -

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