Quick on the Draw

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Quick on the Draw
Genre Game show
Directed by Bill Warwick
Presented by Eloise McElhone
Robin Chandler
Starring Bob Dunn
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 24 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel DuMont
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original run January 18, 1952 (1952-01-18) – December 9, 1952 (1952-12-09)

Quick on the Draw was an American game show that aired on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network.

Broadcast history[edit]

Quick on the Draw featured cartoonist Bob Dunn, was first hosted by Eloise McElhone (1921-1974) and then by Robin Chandler, and aired from January 18, 1952 to December 9, 1952. Dunn would draw sketches that celebrity panelists would try to identify.[1]

The show started as a local (non-network) show May 27, 1950, and while on the DuMont network, aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm EST.

McElhone also a panelist on the ABC game show Think Fast and on the NBC/ABC show Leave It to the Girls, and hosted the DuMont-WABD series Eloise Salutes the Stars.

Episode status[edit]

As with most DuMont series, no episodes are known to exist.

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