Saturday, October 10, 2009

J. Fred Muggs

Monkeys were a staple of the Golden Age of Television. Case in point - J. Fred Muggs (above) was a regular on the first few years of the Today show. No joke.

Here's Muggs making a typically frenetic appearance on a game show called Make the Connection. Whose idea was it to book a monkey on a live TV show? Well, they got what they deserved, that's for sure.