The Red Skelton Hour: Season 2, Episode 6

Whistle Stop (2 Nov. 1952)
"The Red Skelton Show" Whistle Stop (original title)

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Episode credited cast:
Himself - Host / San Fernando Red / Clem Kadiddlehopper / John Q. American / Gertrude and Heathcliffe
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joseph Crehan ...
Man Wearing 'Harry' Campaign Button
David Rose and His Orchestra ...
Harry Hayden ...
Man Wearing 'Dick' Campaign Button
Lucy Knoch ...
Mrs. John Q. American
Bob Lamond ...
Gil Perkins ...
Man Wearing 'Tom' Campaign Button
Buddy Piper
Vici Raaf ...
Poll Worker (as Vicki Raaf)
Benny Rubin ...
Fast-Talking Salesman


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First sketch is 'Whistle Stop' featuring San Fernando Red debating his opponent, Phineas Cuckamonga. Second skit is 'Gooney Gardner' with Clem Kadiddlehopper and Daisy June taken in by a fast talking salesman with sketch morphing into a Tide commercial. Third skit is 'Secret Ballot' with Mr. and Mrs. John Q. American casting their ballots at the polls. See more »

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