CBC Television Network

Ad and Lib

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1954

Broadcast Medium: Television

A fifteen-minute daily program, Ad and Lib starred Joe Austin as Ad and Larry Mann as Lib; they portrayed proprietors of a general store, and in each program they delivered homespun – and largely ad-libbed – philosophy about city-versus-country living.

The series played on weekdays, 6:30 – 6:45pm, April – June 1954.

Written by Pip Wedge – October, 2004