Its the fifth anniversary of the radio debut of Jack Benny, and Don presents a review of popular comic catch phrases in the recent years. Phil promises to behave himself, and Mary has a word of congratulations. Just how nervous was Jack on his first day on the air? Mary has a poem to commemorate, O Jack Benny. Kenny Baker sings, September in the Rain.
Telegrams arrive, and Andy enters with a gift for Jack. A Hollywood reporter interviews Jack on the secret of his success. The radio family pose for a photo for the paper, with a special place of honor for Jack to stand. Phil playsHow Could You.
Before the play, can begin, and another installment of Buck Benny is presented, a telegram comes in from the sponsor. Buck and his gang get all spiffy for a big 5th anniversary party. Saddle up and ride to Daisy’s and a sponsor flavored party. Eddie ‘Rochester’ Anderson makes an appearance as Pierre, the French chef at the shindig. Mary and Andy do a duet, but the audio gets a little crackly. It turns into a special sponsor song.