The Howdy Doody Show (1947–1960)
- Flub-a-Dub, a creature made up of seven animals in one, whose favorite food was meatballs and spaghetti;
- Dilly Dally, a baseball-capped boy who could wiggle his ears;
- Mister Bluster, villainous mayor of Doodyville (the fictional location of the show);
- Inspector Fadoozle, forever peering through his magnifying glass, who billed himself as "America's number one private eye".