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Meet Phyllis Diller

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America's First Lady of Comedy
"People just assume I don't go to a beauty parlour. That's ridiculous... they have a special entrance for me marked 'Emergency'!"
"Thank goodness I feel better than I look... if I didn't I'd be a very sick woman!"
"The only way to get out of bed every morning with a big smile on your face is to go to bed with a hanger in your mouth!"
with Warde Donovan and The Roy Budd Trio.

Contributors

Comedienne: Phyllis Diller
[Actor]: Warde Donovan
Musicians: The Roy Budd Trio
Orchestra conducted by: Malcolm Lockyer
Designer: Stephan Paczal
Producer: Robin Nash

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Meet Phyllis Diller

BBC Two England, 3 May 1968 21.55






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