The Legacy

Forty Years of Classic TV

From Hometown Jamboree, to The Kollege of Musical Knowledge, to I Love Lucy, and beyond --- Ernie Ford brought nearly half a century of classic entertainment to all of us....

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The Ford Show - A Retrospective

America's Favorite Prime-time Variety Show

The backstory on the variety show that changed television forever, and made Ernie Ford more than a household name

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The Ford Show Episode Guide

Season One. 1956 - '57

Season Two. 1957 - '58

Season Three. 1958 - '59

Season Four. 1959 - '60

Season Five. 1960 - '61

 

 

Gilbert, Sullivan & Ford

The Ford Show Operettas

The complete backstory behind the original Ford Show productions of Gilbert & Sullivan's classics The Mikado and HMS Pinafore..

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The Story of Christmas

A Television Milestone

Sponsored by General Mills, and hosted by Ernie, The Story of Christmas was the first hour-long prime time special to be aired without commercial interruptions. 

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