TV Iowans Grew Up On
For over 30 years, in the Sioux City area, Jim Henry reigned as the star of Canyon Kid’s Kartoon Karnival. 03:24
From 1965 to 1974, Captain Ernie's Showboat was the afternoon escape for children living in the Quad Cities area. 03:27
In the Cedar Rapids/Waterloo area, Dr. Max and Mombo ruled the airwaves as the most beloved children’s TV show in the... 03:25
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Program Description: In Iowa, when television was first becoming popular, kids spent their afternoons watching TV programs hosted by space commanders, river boat captains, clowns and puppets.
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