This series was about a somewhat grumpy and uptight banker, Cosmo Topper, and the ghosts which only he could see or hear, George and Marion Kerby. The Kerbys would often try to get Cosmo to... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Anne Jeffreys ...  Marion Kerby 78 episodes, 1953-1955
Robert Sterling ...  George Kerby 78 episodes, 1953-1955
Leo G. Carroll ...  Cosmo Topper 78 episodes, 1953-1955
Buck Buck ...  Neil 78 episodes, 1953-1955
Lee Patrick ...  Henrietta Topper 66 episodes, 1953-1955
Thurston Hall ...  Mr. Schuyler / ... 40 episodes, 1953-1955
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This series was about a somewhat grumpy and uptight banker, Cosmo Topper, and the ghosts which only he could see or hear, George and Marion Kerby. The Kerbys would often try to get Cosmo to loosen up and enjoy life, but more often they would complicate it. Written by Mathias Banner <mathias@datawise.net>

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English

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9 October 1953 (USA) See more »

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(78 episodes)

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Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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The name of the ghost dog that appeared with the Kirbys was named Neil. He was fond of brandy, and often was seen drinking out of a giant brandy snifter. See more »

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Remake of Topper (1937) See more »

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Among my first memories.
2 January 2000 | by thom-15See all my reviews

A terrific series. Leo G. Carroll remains to this day as "Topper" - no one else does him justice. Does anyone recall Neil the vanishing St. Bernard? Not seen in the movie versions but but comically memorable.

Does anybody know if these are broadcast anywhere or available on videotape?


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