New Year’s Eve with Jack Benny
We’re ringing out the old year with a slew of old timey New Year’s episodes…and this is the last of ’em!
Here is a New Year’s Eve episodes from the Jack Benny Program. From the radio show from 1938:
For more on the immortal Benny see my full article here.
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