For his 15th and final television season, Jack Benny is welcomed back to NBC after an absence of 16 years.
Guest star Lucille Ball appears with Jack in a sketch that reveals the "true" story of Paul Revere's famous ride in 1775.
Jack tells guest Andy Williams that he needs to work harder to promote his show biz career.
Songs: Andy Williams -- I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face, Andy Williams -- Moon River, Andy Williams -- On the Street Where You Live, Andy Williams -- With a Song in My Heart
The IRS interviews Jimmy and Gloria Stewart about some unusual aspects of neighbor Jack's tax return.
Jack convinces Bob Hope that they should team up and record a comedy album together.
Special Guest Stars: Bob Hope
as Himself |
Songs: Bob Hope -- Thanks for the Memories
Guest Connie Francis helps Jack lampoon The Beverly Hillbillies in this episode.
Songs: Connie Francis -- Al Jolson Medley, Connie Francis -- I Was Born Too Late
In the sketch, Jack plays a scientist working on an experiment in the jungle and guest Abbe Lane plays his bored wifey.
Songs: Abbe Lane -- I Believe in You
A group of Hollywood wives are tired of Jack's eyesore of an automobile so they sell him a ticket for a raffle which has been rigged for him to win. The grand prize--a new automobile.
On a night when he's playing poker with his buddies, Jack becomes convinces that there's a cat burglar sneaking around on the premises.
In order to help Rochester with his household duties, Jack hires a cook.
Jack discovers a waiter who has an outstanding singing voice.
Songs: Wayne Newton -- Falling in Love with Love, Wayne Newton -- When the Saints Go Marching In, Wayne Newton -- You're Nobody Til Somebody Loves You
Jack summons a veterinarian when one of the alligators in the underground moat leading to his bank vault takes sick.
In order to save money on guest stars, Jack conducts another amateur talent show but Dennis Day is determined to enter the contest.
Songs: Dennis Day -- I Wanna Hold Your Hand
Jack does a one man show and takes questions from the audience which includes Gisele McKenzie.
Songs: Gisele MacKenzie, Jack Benny -- Getting to Know You
In the sketch, Jack plays a high school principal to singer Jack Jones' teacher and Don Wilson's coach.
Songs: Jack Jones -- Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered, Jack Jones -- I Need a Girl, Jack Jones -- It Only Takes a Moment
In the sketch, Jack plays a goodhearted man who adopts a devious orphan (played by guest Milton Berle).
Jack ends up in Mexican jail cell and his cellmates are the Kingston Trio.
Songs: Kingston Trio -- I'm Going Home, Kingston Trio -- Tijuana Jail
Jack goes to visit the home of this week's guests--the Marquis Chimps.
Jack tells the story of how he managed to acquire a rare Stradivarius violin.
In the sketch, Jack becomes part of the act of a group of acrobats.
Songs: Dennis Day -- My Kind of Town
Jack decides to head for Palm Springs for some relaxation but inclement weather might spoil his plans.
Songs: Dennis Day -- If Ever I Would Leave You
Jack takes viewers on a tour of his legendary bank vault. This time he decides to let vault guard Ed see the sunlight.
To help Jack with his workload, the studio hires an exact double but first he must fool Rochester.
Jack's old Navy buddy, who's retired after 40 years in the service, looks him up.
When Dennis Day decides to open up a new bank account Jack decides to lend a helping hand with predictable results.
Songs: Dennis Day -- There'll Be Music
Jack appears on a panel discussion show and finds the topics harder than he expected. Then they turn towards finance.
Jack has dinner at the sponsor's house only to have their pampered pooch ruin his expensive new suit.
Sketch: During WWII, Jack is trapped in the London rubble with an unexploded bomb. The bomb removal crew--the Smothers Brothers.
Songs: The Smothers Brothers -- Blue Tail Fly, The Smothers Brothers -- Boil That Cabbage Down, The Smothers Brothers -- I Never Will Marry, The Smothers Brothers -- Love in Bloom