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Jackie Gleason is on vacation this week. On this program, Hugh O'Brian is master of ceremonies when top stars of the Ringling Brothers Circus are featured, including such famous clowns as Emmett Kelly, Felix Adler and Happy Kellems; Takoe Usui, aerial artist, who does his famous 'Slide for Life'; Jinx, the famed chimpanzee; Unus, one-finger balancing artist; Dieter Tasso, juggler; and Klauser's Bears in their well-known take-off on 'Goldilocks and the Bears.' O'Brian also plays a lion-tamer for sixteen female 'lions' played by the June Taylor Dancers. See more