(10/13/41) Radio: Appeared in a "Lux Radio Theatre" production of "Buck Privates".
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Abbott | Abbott & Costello | Abbott and Costello
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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They liked me so long as the liquor flowed at my house, but I haven't seen any of them around lately.
1960: He tried to form a new duo, this time with veteran comic/instrumentalist Candy Candido
. Abbott quipped during an interview that he and Candy would star in "Space Privates", a futuristic version of his and Lou Costello
's Buck Privates
(1941) classic. "Space Privates" never materialized and the teaming was short-lived. They weren't attracting an audience, and Abbott was forced to leave after ...
Often uses the "play on words" technique in order to confuse another person (examples include the "who's on first" routine and "loafing" bit)