Acrobat Ranch

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Acrobat Ranch
Genre Children's television series
Country of origin  United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Running time 30 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel ABC

Acrobat Ranch is an American children's television series that aired on ABC on Saturday morning[1] from August 19, 1950 to 1951. The program is notable for being one of ABC's first Saturday morning children's shows.[2]

Summary[edit]

The program consisted of circus acts, audience participation games, and stunts. Acrobat Ranch had a circus theme. Placed against a Western backdrop, acrobats Tumbling Tim and Flying Flo lent an air of spectacle to Acrobat Ranch. In one segment, Host Uncle Jim presided over a game in which children from the studio audience competed for merchandise prizes.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Acrobat Ranch". IMDb. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 
  2. ^ TV Guide Guide to TV. Barnes & Noble. 2004. p. 13. ISBN 0-7607-5634-1.