TV Guide (August 20, 1955)

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A Snirxtner Show Hits T!he Jackpot $64-,000 Prize, Carefully Picked Contestants Keep Nation Glued To Its Television Sets George Burns, Grade Allen, Jack Benny and Mary Livingstone were vacationing in New York recently. They had arranged one evening to see “Bus Stop,” a hit Broadway show. Suddenly Benny remembered that on that same night Mrs. Catherine E. Kreitzer was to appear for her final round on The $64,000 Question. They immediately canceled their “Bus Stop” reservations and stayed at their hotel to see whether Mrs. Kreitzer would take her $32,000 or go on to the $64,000 question. That’s just one example of how this new jackpot quiz program has cap- 4