July 21, 1968

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967-1969)

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour was an American comedy and variety show television series hosted by the Smothers Brothers. The series was a major success on CBS, especially considering it was scheduled against the major NBC television series, Bonanza, with content that appealed to contemporary youth viewership with daring political satire humor and major music acts like Buffalo Springfield, Pete Seeger and The Who. Despite this success, continual conflicts with network executives over content led to the show being abruptly pulled from the schedule in violation of the Smothers' contract in 1969. Tom and Dick won a $775,000 settlement from the network for the violation.
July 21, 1968
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Pat Paulson for President (1968)
January 19, 1969
February 16, 1969
March 30, 1969
April 20, 1969
Unaired Episode (1969)
Reunion Show (1988)
Smothered (2002)
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