/ Horton Galbraith
/ George Smith
Edgar Albert Appletree
Magazine advertisement, with Charlie McCarthy, for General Electric lamp bulbs (1946)
2 Portrayals |
1 Article |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Did You Know?
Show me where Stalin is buried and I'll show you a communist plot.
There were three versions of Charlie McCarthy
, Edgar Bergen's most famous character. One of the wooden "dummies" is in the Smithsonian Institution; the second occupies a place of honor at the Museum Of Broadcast Communications in Chicago. The third is owned by magician David Copperfield
who purchased it at an auction for $110,000.