What's My Line?

Episode dated 24 April 1955 (24 Apr. 1955)

TV Episode  |   |  Comedy, Family, Game-Show
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Panelists Dorothy Kilgallen, Fred Allen, Arlene Francis and Bennett Cerf try to guess the lines of a Ohio woman who's a hog buyer, none of the panelists identified the woman. Then, the four... See full summary »

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Bennett Cerf ...
Himself - Panelist
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Dorothy Kilgallen ...
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John Daly ...
Himself - Moderator (as John Charles Daly)
Norma C. Dodd ...
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Henry S. Toogood ...
Himself - Contestant
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Herself - Mystery Guest
Dale Messick ...
Herself - Contestant (as Dale Strom)
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Panelists Dorothy Kilgallen, Fred Allen, Arlene Francis and Bennett Cerf try to guess the lines of a Ohio woman who's a hog buyer, none of the panelists identified the woman. Then, the four tried to determine the occupation of an elderly man from Connecticut who was employed as a butler (a common profession at the time), Arlene Francis managed to determine the mans profession. Continuing with the shows new rules from the previous week, the panelists ask one question a piece of the celebrity mystery challenger to determine the identity of Rosemary Clooney, Bennett quickly identified the weeks mystery challenger. With plenty of broadcasts time left for the final challenger, the four take a whack at determining the identity of a woman from Gary, Indiana who's a comic strip artist, and the creator of the strip "Brenda Starr". Dorothy eventually identified the woman. Written by brtndr

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Dorothy mentioned that moderator John Daly, whose day job was TV news reporter, was flying out to Yucca Flats right after the telecast to cover the next atomic test. See more »

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