Edgar and Charlie joke about going to the beach, tides, and Charlie’s antics. They also talk about the energy and perky nature of their guest, Betty Hutton. Edgar is afraid the energetic Betty will rub off on Charlie and be a bad influence. Ray Noble, and the rest of the cast join in for jokes geared to make fun of Charlie’s wooden physique, and Edgars being on the hefty side. Mortimer Snerd has important news for Edgar. It’s just awful news. If only Mortimer can remember it. Betty Hutton joins the fun to talk with Charlie about their date, and make an attempt to prove how refined Betty can be. will Edgar relent? The topic is sidetracked by a man trying to sell things. Edgar tries to hook Betty up with Ray instead. won’t somebody date Betty? Mortimer is asked, but he’s just to bashful. Commercials, and musical numbers are snipped.
Burl Ives. Happy Birthday Jesus, A Child’s Prayer.
Abbott and Costello. 1945. A Christmas Fir.
Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters. Santa Claus is Coming to Town.