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TV: “The Greatest Show on Earth” Will Continue in 1964-65

Feb. 11, 1964 - “The Greatest Show on Earth,” the television circus drama that had been expected to fold its tent after this season, is now slated to continue a second season on ABC-TV. It was reported today that Kaiser Industries Corporation, one of the show’s sponsors, would continue sponsorship during the 1964-65 season. “The Greatest Show on Earth,” starring Jack Palance, is owned by Desilu Productions. Desilu’s president is Lucille Ball, who reportedly has promised ABC and Kaiser that she will be active in the production of the series next season.


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