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Much in the manner of You Bet Your Life, this quiz show was designed more as a vehicle for the comic talents of its emcee than as a straight contest. Herb Shriner, with his country humor and tales of life in Indiana, was the orignal emcee and remained with the show until the spring of 1956. He was spelled during the summers by Walter O'Keefe in 1954 and Sam Levenson in 1955 and 1956. Levenson returned as the full-time emcee when the show returned in the spring of 1957. Three pairs of contestants vied for cash prizes during the actual quiz porton of the show and Dr. Mason Gross, Provost and Professor of Philosophy at Rutgers University, was the authority on correctness of answers.
 
> Airing History & Information 
Last Airing Sep 07, 1957
Premiere September 30, 1952
Episodes
Network NBC / CBS
Format/Time Black & White / 30 Minutes
Country United States
Upcoming Airs Not currently airing
 
> Cast 
Kenny Williams....   Announcer
Ralph Paul....   Announcer (Temp. Replaced: 1955)
Walter O'Keefe....   Guest Host (1954)
Sam Levenson....   Guest Host 1955-1956 & Host 1957
Herb Shriner....   Host (1952-1956)
Carl King....   Off-Camera Announcer (1957)
Ed McMahon....   On-Camera Announcer (1957)
Dennis James....   On-Camera Announcer (1952-1956)
Dr. Mason Gross....   Quiz Authority (1952-1955)
Walter Cronkite....   Quiz Authority (1955-1956)

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