In this color special, George more or less shares hosting duties with Jack. The running gag throughout is that George wants to sing a number with either of his younger guest stars, just as Jack wants to accompany them with his screechy violin playing, yet they all get out of it, and George finally sings a few solos mixed with some old Vaudeville stories at the end. Written by
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Nine years after this special aired, Burns released the song "Doin' the Grizzly Bear" on his album "George Burns Sings." See more
George is my oldest friend. I've got hundreds of friends... but George is the oldest.
References To Tell the Truth
Love In Bloom
Written by Leo Robin
and Ralph Rainger
Performed by Jack Benny See more