My Saturday Morning TV Show Lineup as a Kid

From roughly 1959 through 1963, these were the shows that I tuned into every Saturday morning. You had to be sharp by cruising the three or four available stations to catch these because they appeared on different networks. Even back then, most of the shows were already in re-runs, but what does a kid know. As you can see, I had a pretty well rounded viewing experience, even before becoming a teenager.
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1.
The Roy Rogers Show (1951 TV Series)
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The Double R Ranch featured "The King of the Cowboys" Roy, his "Smartest Horse in the Movies" Trigger, "Queen of the West" Dale, her horse Buttermilk, their dog Bullet, and even Pat's jeep, Nellybelle. (30 mins.)
“ Roy Rogers probably had the largest band of sidekicks of any Western hero. There was his wife Dale Evans of course, as well as the comical Pat Brady. But you also had Trigger, 'The Smartest Horse in the Movies', Dale's horse Buttermilk, Roy's German Shepherd Bullet, and Pat's trusty jeep Nellybelle. ” - classicsoncall
 
2.
Andy's Gang (1955 TV Series)
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A TV Show where Andy, with a studio audience full of loud screaming kids, would show movies. At the... (30 mins.)
“ I've got a gang, you've got a gang, everybody's gotta have a gang. Andy Devine hosted the show, and now I know why he had that devilish grin whenever he said 'Pluck your magic twanger Froggy'. ” - classicsoncall
 
3.
The Lone Ranger (1949 TV Series)
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The adventures of the masked hero and his Native American partner. (30 mins.)
“ Riding from town to town, the Lone Ranger and Tonto made a habit of righting wrongs and seeing that justice was done in the Old West. Hi-yo Silver, awaaaay! ” - classicsoncall
 
4.
Crusader Rabbit (1949 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
“ Crusader Rabbit and Ragland T. Tiger, the forerunners of another goofy animal cartoon team, Rocky and Bullwinkle. ” - classicsoncall
 
5.
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1951 TV Series)
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Hickok rode Buckshot and 300-pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, Strongest, fightingest U.S. Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up all the bad guys and somehow kept his good looks. (30 mins.)
“ Wild Bill rode Buckshot and Jingles rode Joker. If I recall correctly, this one came on at high noon. ” - classicsoncall
 
6.
The Howdy Doody Show (1947 TV Series)
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A variety show hosted by the famous puppet Howdy Doody and his ventriloquist. This show was aired in front of the famous peanut gallery on the early days of American Television. (30 mins.)
Director: Sandy Howard
“ Hosted by Buffalo Bob Smith, I guess you could say I was part of the Peanut Gallery. A friend of mine was actually a gallery guest on one of the shows. ” - classicsoncall
 
7.
Annie Oakley (1954 TV Series)
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A fictionalized account of the life of legendary Wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Set in the quiet western town of Diablo... (30 mins.)
“ I never gave it a second thought that Annie was a girl - she could ride a horse and shoot straight, so she must have been a good cowboy, er, cowgirl. This was long before women's rights ever became a social issue. ” - classicsoncall
 
8.
The Shari Lewis Show (1960 TV Series)
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The Shari Lewis Show is an American Saturday morning color television program for children which appeared on NBC from 1960 to 1963, which took over the time slot after the conclusion of the Howdy Doody program (30 mins.)
“ Lamb Chop might have been cute, but Shari Lewis could baby-sit me anytime. ” - classicsoncall
 
9.
Sky King (1951 TV Series)
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"From out of the clear blue of the western sky comes Sky King" was the familiar opening to television's premier aviation program... (30 mins.)
“ From out of the blue of the Western sky came... Sky King! ” - classicsoncall
 
10.
Fury (1955 TV Series)
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A horse and the boy who loved him. (30 mins.)
“ King of the Wild Stallions! Fury had to save young Joey too many times to count. ” - classicsoncall
 
11.
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (1955 TV Series)
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Canadian Mountie Sgt. Preston patrols the wilds of the Yukon with his horse Rex and his faithful dog Yukon King, battling both the elements and criminals. (30 mins.)
“ A Western set in the Canadian Northwest - imagine that! ” - classicsoncall