Spin the Picture

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Spin the Picture
Genre Game show
Presented by Kathi Norris
Carl Caruso
Country of origin  United States
Original language(s) English
Running time 60 minutes
Original network DuMont Television Network
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original release 4 June 1949 – 4 February 1950

Spin the Picture was an American game show which aired on the DuMont Television Network. The hosts telephoned home viewers to see if they could identify a famous person within a spinning photograph.

The show was originally called Cut at the premiere on 4 June 1949,[1] and was renamed Spin the Picture on 18 June.[2] The show was hosted by Kathi Norris and Carl Caruso and was on Saturdays at 8 pm ET. The final show was broadcast 4 February 1950. Norris was also the host of the DuMont daytime television show TV Shopper. Norris and Caruso were married from 1979 to Norris's death in 2005.

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No copies of this show are known to exist.

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  1. ^ "Television (WABD 8 p.m.)". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (New York). 1949-06-04. p. 13. Retrieved 2017-05-09. 
  2. ^ "Television (WABD 8 p.m.)". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (New York). 1949-06-18. p. 13. Retrieved 2017-05-09. 

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