Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)
"Schlitz Playhouse of Stars" (original title)

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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Lytell, Jay Jackson, Bob Stanton
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 Herself - Hostess / ... (28 episodes, 1951-1952)
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5 October 1951 (USA)  »

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During the eighth season (September 1958 to June 1959), this show alternated with Lux Playhouse (1958) in the Friday 9:30 to 10:00 PM time slot. See more »

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