Johnny Carson serves as guest host for this episode. Johnny's guests include singer Diahann Carroll, comedian Joan Rivers, guitarist Tony Mottola, slight-of-hand showman Don Allen and the comedy team of Bobby Van and Mickey Rooney who perform a sketch concerning a big game hunter recently returned from Africa. Written by
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Johnny Carson - Guest Host
Thank you, and may a bird of paradise build a nest out of Sammy Davis' contract.
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Diahann Carroll See more