Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Monty's Rascals on WFBC 4 in Greenville, SC
Monty's Rascals premiered on Monday January 16, 1961. The host was Monty DuPuy with his sidekick, Mr. Doohickey played by Stowe Hoyle. The last show aired on Saturday morning June 24, 1978 as Monty DuPuy was leaving WFBC. The following day, Sunday June 25, 1978, the show was renamed "The Rascals Club House" with Matt Hunt as host and Stowe Hoyle staying on as Mr. Doohickey. The last episode of Rascal's Club House aired Saturday morning January 9, 1982 at 7:30 a.m. on channel 4. The following week "Doo's Playhouse" took over that time slot. Mr. DuPuy and Mr. Hoyle both had previously been part of the Saturday morning show titled "Circle B Ranch Party. * Update: From September 10, 1962 to January 18, 1965, the show was titled "Monty and the Mickey Mouse Club" or "Monty and the M M Club."