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Saturday 28th

'OH BOY!' SHOW # 29  (Compered by Jimmy Henney)

RESIDENT WEEKLY BAND & PERFORMERS:
Red Price,
The Dallas Boys,
Neville Taylor & The Cutters,
Cherry Wainer,
The Vernons Girls.

THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL GUESTS:
Cliff Richard
The Drifters
The Marino Marini Quartet
Pierce Rodgers
Ronnie Carroll

This is the fourth show of 13 recorded for export to the United States. The original telerecording, once catalogued with ABC at Teddington, Middlesex until 1968, is in the private hands of someone in the United Kingdom, and is currently being restored, hopefully for eventual release.

Also some of the 13 copies sent to America are known to exist and in the possession of a private collector in Arizona or New Mexico.

The Marino Marini Quartet make their one and only appearance.

Pierce Rodgers makes the first of  four guest appearances in the series.

Crooner Ronnie Carroll, who had appeared in the first six shows of the series during September and October 1958, makes a final return visit for tonight’s show.

This is Cliff Richard and the Drifters last appearance for five weeks, not returning until 2nd May.

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The Stringbeat Years: Songs accompanied by John Barry

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