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What was the last television series originating from the Dumont Television Network to air new episodes? (This might be a program that switched from Dumont to another network.)

Question #148329. Asked by bernie73.
Last updated Mar 06 2021.
Originally posted Mar 06 2021 8:28 AM.

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It looks like the Honeymooners...
DuMont also aired the first TV situation comedy, Mary Kay and Johnny, as well as the first network-televised soap opera, Faraway Hill. Cavalcade of Stars, a variety show hosted by Jackie Gleason, was the birthplace of The Honeymooners (Gleason took his variety show to CBS in 1952, but filmed the "Classic 39" Honeymooners episodes at DuMont's Adelphi Theater studio in 1955-56).

link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DuMont_Television_Network

Mar 06 2021, 8:51 AM
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