Monday, November 08, 2004

Charlie Brown All Stars, Facts and Figures

CHARLIE BROWN'S ALL-STARS
Broadcast Date: June 8, 1966 (Wednesday), 8:30 - 9:00 PM (CBS)

Synopsis:

After losing 999 games in a row, Charlie Brown's baseball team threatens to quit and spend the summer like normal kids (swimming, skateboarding, and jumping rope) until he announces that Hennessey's Hardware store will sponsor them, meaning they can get uniforms and play in a real league - but only if he'll take the girls and Snoopy off the team.

Characters:

Charlie Brown, Frieda, Linus, Lucy, Patty, Pig-Pen, Sally, Schroeder, Shermy, Snoopy, Violet, 5 (b).

Did You Notice?

Early in the show, Charlie Brown says "we have 5 boys, 3 girls, and 1 dog on the team" - but all 4 of the girls are shown playing along with Snoopy and the 5 boys.
Music:

Score Composed & Conducted by Vince Guaraldi