Topper (1953–1955)

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This series was about a somewhat grumpy and uptight banker, Cosmo Topper, and the ghosts which only he could see or hear, George and Marion Kerby. The Kerbys would often try to get Cosmo to... See full summary »

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 Marion Kerby / ... (78 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 George Kerby (78 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Cosmo Topper (78 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Neil (76 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Henrietta Topper (64 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Mr. Schuyler / ... (36 episodes, 1953-1955)
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This series was about a somewhat grumpy and uptight banker, Cosmo Topper, and the ghosts which only he could see or hear, George and Marion Kerby. The Kerbys would often try to get Cosmo to loosen up and enjoy life, but more often they would complicate it. Written by Mathias Banner <mathias@datawise.net>

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(78 episodes)

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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Ghostly couple Robert Sterling and Anne Jeffreys were also married in real life. See more »

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Referenced in What's My Line?: Episode dated 28 July 1957 (1957) See more »

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Among my first memories.
2 January 2000 | by (Scottsdale AZ) – See all my reviews

A terrific series. Leo G. Carroll remains to this day as "Topper" - no one else does him justice. Does anyone recall Neil the vanishing St. Bernard? Not seen in the movie versions but but comically memorable.

Does anybody know if these are broadcast anywhere or available on videotape?


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