The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show: Season 6, Episode 8

Gracie Helps Lola (21 Nov. 1955)

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Lola is down in the dumps because her boyfriend won't propose marriage. Gracie comes up with a plan to make it happen.

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Episode cast overview:
Harry von Zell ...
Harry von Zell / Announcer
Blanche Morton (as Bea Benadaret)
Ronnie Burns ...
Barbara Knudson ...
Thomas Browne Henry ...
Mr. Channing (as Tom Browne Henry)
Robert Carson ...
Mr. Maddis (as Robert S. Carson)
Dick Elliott ...
The Stout Man
Peter Leeds ...
The Cab Driver


Lola is down in the dumps because her boyfriend won't propose marriage. Gracie comes up with a plan to make it happen.

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21 November 1955 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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This episode's vaudeville Afterpiece is titled "Aunt Clara's Husbands." This is a continuation of a lengthy routine about each of Clara's nine husbands which they didn't have time to finish the previous week. See more »


George Burns: [Gracie discusses each of her aunt's nine husbands] Who was number eight?
Gracie Allen: A doctor, Uncle Leo. Oh, a fine man and very successful.
George Burns: Oh, finally picked a good one, huh?
Gracie Allen: Yes, and they were very happy for several days.
George Burns: Then what happened?
Gracie Allen: Well, then he began coming home every night and telling her everything his patients had told him that day, and it made her very nervous and so she left him.
George Burns: Because his patients talked to him?
Gracie Allen: He was a tree surgeon.
George Burns: Um, who came after Uncle Leo?
Gracie Allen: A couple men in ...
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