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 Goliath / ... (71 episodes, 1960-1975)
Dick Beals ...
 David 'Davey' Hansen / ... (40 episodes, 1960-1965)
Norma MacMillan ...
 Davey Hansen / ... (31 episodes, 1967-1975)
Nancy Wible ...
 Sally Hansen / ... (29 episodes, 1961-1967)
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In this stop-action animated series, young Davey Hansen and his best friend (and dog) Goliath live ordinary suburban American lives. In each episode, Davey and Goliath experience some form of moral conflict either in themselves or in their friends. Drawing upon the guidance of his parents, his teachers, and his own religious beliefs, Davey doesn't always do the right thing, but he does always come away from the experience having learned valuable moral and life lessons. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The theme song used for this show is the hymn "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God", written by Martin Luther in 1529. See more »

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[repeated line]
Goliath: I don't know, Davey...
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera (1991) See more »

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A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott)
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Music and Lyrics by Martin Luther
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Marvelous Show
21 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It aired as a segment of the children's show "Boomtown" in the Boston area. Boomtown was hosted by Rex Trailer, and he sang (and played guitar) for his own special intro to Davey And Goliath. I still remember the words:

This is the story of The Lord This is the story of The Lord The way they tell it may be new But every word is true This is the story of The Lord

Imagine a children's show host getting away with that in today's world!

I'm happy to report that those of you who subscribe to Comcast Cable in the Boston area can find the show playing occasionally on the Boston Catholic Television Channel, which is also known as the Religious Channel, usually Channel 56 on the listings.


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