Rare unreleased footage from December 28th 1949 of Groucho Marx’s radio show / television pilot for “You Bet Your Life”.
Guests include newlyweds Howard Scala, a 305lb football player from the Green Bay Packers and his 6 foot tall wife Arlene Scala.
Second couple is carhop Evelyn Fredricksen and audience member Larry Steams who is a failed driving instructor and failed vacuum cleaner salesman.
Final couple for the show is Dr Mar Elia, a chiropractor known as The Great Wrestling Sheik Of Persia and Jess Swope, a footballer from USC.
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