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Television's First Comedy Hit Says Goodbye: The Final 'Your Show of Shows'

The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 120,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny programs waiting to be rediscovered by comedy nerds like you and me. Each week, this column will highlight a new gem waiting for you at the Paley Library to quietly laugh at. (Seriously, it’s a library, so keep it down.)

For no good reason, all through November "From the Archives" will be looking at some of the most infrequently seen finales in television history. We [...]