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’S® I ~ '* I / t J yJ&MHUHHI Jerry Mahoney and manipulator, Paul Winchell EAUL WINCHELL and his clever dummy. Jerry Ma honey. succeeded where the king of ventriloquists. Edgar Bergen, and his sassy splinter. Charlie McCarthy, couldn't—on television. Phenomenally successful on radio for many years, Bergen found his famous illusion couldn't take the curious and penetrating eye of the television camera. With no headlined history to live up to, Winchell prepared carefully to meet the visual demands of the new medium. He experimented with all manner of tricks to make his sidekick less dependent and more flexible and versatile. Jerry not only talks, but sings, dances, smokes (and gets sick), boxes, shines shoes, plays the drums, just to mention a few of his off-the knee accomplishments. A popular guest on many top pro grams, Winchell and Jerry have a regular show of their own on ABC Sundays at 4:30 p. m.