Li'l Abner (1956). Musical comedy. Book by Norman Panama
and Melvin Frank
. Based on cartoon characters by Al Capp
. Music by Gene de Paul. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
. Musical Direction and Continuity: Lehman Engel. Vocals by Lehman Engel
. Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang. Ballet Music Arranged by Genevieve Pitot
Did You Know?
Profiled in "The Laugh Crafters: Comedy Writing in Radio and TV's Golden Age" by Jordan Young (BearManor Media).