The Soupy Sales Show (1959–1962)
"Lunch with Soupy Sales" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Family | Comedy
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Saturday morning comedy for all ages brought to you by comic Soupy Sales and his friends Black Tooth, White Fang and Pookie. Largely one-set production relied heavily on cuts to old film ... See full summary »

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Clyde Adler ...
 (White Fang, Black Tooth, Pookie, Man at Door, etc (1959-1962)
Frank Nastasi ...
 White Fang, Pookie, Black Tooth (1965-1967)
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Maureen Bailey
Eugene Biscardi ...
 Comedy Skit (1962)
Jessica Biscardi ...
 Comedy Skit (1962)
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Saturday morning comedy for all ages brought to you by comic Soupy Sales and his friends Black Tooth, White Fang and Pookie. Largely one-set production relied heavily on cuts to old film clips and a certain amount of slapstick, as well as amusing improvisation. Written by Rick Morton <RNMorton@aol.com>

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He was briefly kicked off the air for jokingly asking young viewers to "go into your mommy's purse and send me the little green pieces of paper in it". He wound up receiving about $250 from his young fans. However, the story that Soupy allegedly sneaked a reference to the "F" word into an on-air joke is just a myth. See more »

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Referenced in iCarly: iOwe You (2008) See more »

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Great early television
28 March 2002 | by (West Chester, Pa) – See all my reviews

If you were a kid in the 60s it didn't get any better than "The Soupy Sales Show", an improvisational-type comedy show for children that worked on several levels. Soupy appeared with puppet friends Pookie, White Fang and Black Tooth, but it weren't no Shari Lewis show. As best I can recall, show was single-set with a back door that Soupy often opened, only to be greeted by anything from a speeding locomotive to a pie in the face. Legend has it that joking request to kid viewers to open dad's wallet and send in pictures of the presidents led to untimely cancellation. As Black Tooth might say "Ruh Uh Ruh Uh". Watch it if it's ever shown again, it's classic early television.


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