For over a year, California Comic Stan
Freberg has been delighting U.S. radio audiences with zany commercials
featuring the so-called "Chun Kingston Trio" in such far-out "folk
songs" as Oh, Handle Me Down My Walking Chow Mein. Last week, turning
to television, Freberg outdid himself on an hour-long "Salute to the
Chinese New Year." In his shrewd parodies of familiar television fare,
Freberg so amused the critics that they genially forgave him for
turning the program into one long plug for Chinese chow, capped by the
slogan: "Buy two cans of our...
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