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  • Dec 19, 1954
    The Chordettes perform the future Emmylou Harris hit "Mister Sandman" on the Ed Sullivan-hosted CBS variety show "Talk Of The Town"
    Jan 9, 1955
    Jim Reeves makes his national television debut on CBS-TV's "Toast Of The Town." The variety show is later renamed "The Ed Sullivan Show"
    Jan 24, 1955
    Tennessee Ernie Ford makes the last of three guest appearances on "I Love Lucy" in the role of hick relative Uncle Ernie
    Mar 18, 1955
    In her role as Lucy Ricardo on CBS' "I Love Lucy," Lucille Ball is asked to write a story for Photoplay magazine about her marriage to Ricky Ricardo. The episode includes a version of "Let Me Go, Lover!," a country hit at the time for Hank Snow
    Mar 23, 1955
    Elvis Presley auditions in New York for the CBS-TV show "Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts." The producers pass
    May 9, 1955
    Marvin Rainwater claims first place on "Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts"
    Jul 4, 1955
    CBS introduces the summer replacement sitcom "Those Whiting Girls," featuring Margaret Whiting, who landed nine duets with Jimmy Wakely in the Top 10 of the Billboard country singles chart
    Sep 26, 1955
    "Those Whiting Girls," a summer replacement series for "I Love Lucy" that features pop-and-country singer Margaret Whiting, ends its three-month run on CBS-TV
    Sep 30, 1955
    "The Adventures Of Champion" debuts on CBS-TV. Gene Autry's company produced the series, starring his Wonder Horse
    Oct 1, 1955
    "The Honeymooners" debuts as a weekly show on CBS-TV. The lead role of Brooklyn bus driver Ralph Kramden belongs to Jackie Gleason, who goes on to write Jimmy Dean's 1962 country recitation, "To A Sleeping Beauty"

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