Daily Archives: November 15, 2015

‘The Eating Contest’ episode airs on ‘You’ll Never Get Rich’ 60 years ago this hour (Nov 15 1955)

Video: 'The Phil Silvers Show Season 1 Episode 9 Eating Contest'

(Tuesday, November 15, 1955, 8:00-8:30 p.m. EST) — Bilko discovers that the G.I. he’s sponsoring in an eating contest only eats when he’s miserable on tonight’s episode of the CBS sitcom television series You’ll Never Get Rich.

In 1997, TV Guide ranked this episode number 53 on its “100 Greatest Episodes of All Time” list.