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ABC to Broadcast Taped Recording of "Ernie Kovacs Show"

Jan. 15, 1962 - ABC-TV announced today that the “Ernie Kovacs Show,” which recently was recorded on tape, would be televised as scheduled next Tuesday at 10 p.m. The comedian was killed in an automobile accident on Saturday in Los Angeles. The network said the comedy material in the show included Mr. Kovacs’ version of a Gay Nineties melodrama, a discussion of modern art, and a visit with a sculptor. The show is the fifth in what was to be a series of seven over ABC.


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