CBC Television Network

Alphabet Soup

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1971 to 1973

Broadcast Medium: Television

An educational series for children, aged seven to ten, produced and directed by Dennis Coles for Raymond/Taffner, Ltd., and written by Pat Patterson. Each week, host Trudy Young, formerly of Razzle Dazzle, Marc Stone, and puppet Arbuckle the Alligator welcomed a couple of guests who would talk about a subject starting with the letter of the week. For the second season, Young, Mavis Kerr, and Lynn Griffin shared hosting duties with the alligator, and in the final season, Griffin took over for Young.

Aired Tuesdays: 5:00- 5:30 p.m., Oct 1971- Dec 1973.

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002