Gravesend Manor ran on WOI-TV, Channel 5, in Des Moines, Iowa during the 1950s and 1960s. It was hosted by Malcom the Butler, who was joined by The Duke of Desmodas, Claude the Great, Clyde, and Esmarelda.
Watch a short interview with the stars along with the only surviving footage here:
Son of Svengoolie took over for the original Svengoolie on June 16, 1979, making June of 2010 his 31st anniversary of being on television in Chicago. Watch Sven present some highlights from his years on the air here: For more rubber poultry, visit: www.wciu.com/svengoolie.php
Moona Lisa was the host of a few differently named shows in the San Diego, California area. She was on the air from 1963 to 1973 on shows called Science Fiction Theatre , Fright Night , Moona Lisa's Creature Features , and Moona's Midnight Madness . Watch a clip from one of her shows here: