As a kid, I remember sitting at our dinner table on a Saturday night, eating a fried chicken TV dinner with the little apple cobbler dessert,(Remember that?  My favorite part!) with my Mom and Dad intently watching the television as the camera floated over the blue waters and up onto the white sands of South Beach.  That familiar voice would say “Live!  From Miami Beach…it’s the Jackie Gleason Show!”  That was my first awareness of Miami Beach, Florida.

Live, from Miami Beach!

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