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The opening skit features Red Skelton and Lucy Knoch as Pilgrims confined to the stocks with Red plagued by a misbehaving youngster. The main sketch presents Red as football coach Weepy Numbskull, lecturing his family on the proper methods of eating the Thanksgiving feast. Clem Kaddidlehopper (as Pilgrim John Alden) tells the story of Miles Standish and Priscilla Mullins, morphing into a Tide detergent ad. In the closing, Red talks about the Pilgrims, then warns of threats to our freedoms. See more