John Wayne's Tribute to America
Host and narrator, John Wayne walks through pivotal moments in America’s past with a wink and salute. Sketches include Jack Benny as a citizen asking George Washington (Lorne Greene) about that dollar he supposedly threw across the Potomac River; Bob Hope and Ann-Margret entertaining the troops at Valley Forge; printer Red Skelton discussing dissent with apprentice Tom Smothers, and Lucille Ball as Miss Liberty, and so much more. With other appearances from all stars such as Dean Martin, Phyllis Diller, and Bing Crosby the guest list is a who’s who of the 70’s. Musical highlights include Ribbon Of Steel by Johnny Cash, This Is A Great Country by Glen Campbell, Oh Susanna by Roy Clark, Clementine by Leslie Uggams and God Bless America by the cast.
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes