Posts Tagged Foreman Scotty


Zoo Review — Remembering Lincoln Park Zoo in the Sixties

My niece in OKC frequently takes her chillens and their cousins to Lincoln Park Zoo. Even though they were raised on Harry Potter and Disney World, they love going to the zoo. I think that’s great, but, really, there is no way a zoo trip can be as awesome to them as it was to […]

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Ho Ho the Clown and Pokey the Puppet Were the Best

  Sure, we enjoyed writing about Foreman Scotty, who was great. But when you’re talking about Okie Boomer programming legends, all roads lead to Ho Ho. Ho Ho (Ed Birchall) hosted kids’ shows for 29 years on Koco Channel 5. Generations adored him, because he made TV for the child in all of us. He […]

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Foreman Scotty Redux: Going So Far Down Memory Lane We Fall Into the Mystery Mine

(Editor’s Note: Part Two of a two-part series)   Riding down Memory Lane with Foreman Scotty got a big response from Okie-Boomers. So today the blog will answer several reader questions and reveal five amazing facts relating to the Foreman Scotty Show that you absolutely did not know. First, the questions: Little J.B. Taylor writes […]

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Foreman Scotty & Xavier T. Willard — Okie Boomers Remember You!

(Editor’s Note: Part One of a two-part series). If you were a Baby Boomer growing up in Oklahoma in the 50s and 60s, Foreman Scotty was a big part of your afternoon. If you were lucky, you got to be in the studio audience when the show broadcast live every day. And if you were […]

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