The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show: Season 7, Episode 16

Christmas in Jail (24 Dec. 1956)

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Narrating from a prison cell, George tells the strange tale of how a string of pearls that he bought as a Christmas gift for Gracie wound up landing him in the slammer.

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Harry von Zell ...
Harry von Zell / Announcer
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Ronnie Burns ...
Ray Bennett ...
The Man in Jail
John Stephenson ...
The Jewelry Clerk
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Joe
Frank Mills ...
The Professor in Jail
Paul Birch ...
The Police Desk Sergeant
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Narrating from a prison cell, George tells the strange tale of how a string of pearls that he bought as a Christmas gift for Gracie wound up landing him in the slammer.

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24 December 1956 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This episode's Vaudeville Afterpiece is titled "Christmas Eve with the Allens." See more »

Quotes

The Man in Jail: Hey, bud! What are you in for?
George Burns: Stupidity.
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References Racket Squad (1950) See more »

Soundtracks

Jingle Bells
(uncredited)
Written by James Pierpont
Sung by George Burns, Gracie Allen, Harry von Zell, Bea Benaderet, Larry Keating, and Ronnie Burns
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