Sunday, December 3, 2017

Christmas TV 1953: The Jackie Gleason Show - The Honeymooners: The Christmas Party (Dec 19, 1953)

The Jackie Gleason Show

 The Honeymooners: The Christmas Party (Originally aired Dec 19, 1953)  

Episode info at IMDB 
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  Featuring Gleason in multiple roles as many of his other familiar characters as they visit the Kramden's apartment. Frances Langford also appears and sings a pair of non-seasonal tunes.
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Clipped from a 1953 Cincinnati Enquirer article by James Devane where, earlier, Devane takes Gleason to task for his undeveloped characters, including the Honeymooners whom he unfavorably compares to the Ricardos and Nelsons.