You too can get involved...

Tic Tac Dough! / The New Tic Tac Dough! (game show)

    (Version 1: NBC Primetime, 1956 - 1959; NBC Daytime 1957 - 1959;
     Version 2: CBS Daytime, 1978; 
                Syndicated Evening, 1978 - 1986, as "The New Tic Tac Dough";
     Version 3: Syndicated, 1990 - 1991)

    [This game show was based upon the children's game of tic-tac-toe;

     Three versions of the series were produced by Barry & Enright 
     Productions, who became notorious when their series "Twenty-One"
     was the focus of the national "rigged quiz show scandal" (as
     dramatized in the movie "Quiz Show");

     The first version on NBC was hosted by Jack Barry, Gene Rayburn
         and then Bill Wendell;

     The second version on CBS Daytime/Syndicated Evenings was hosted by 
         Wink Martindale in 1978, then by Jim Caldwell for the 1986 season;

     The final 1990 Syndicated revival version was hosted by actor
         Patrick Wayne (son of John Wayne)]


Theme 1 (1956 NBC versions): "Tic Tac Dough"

     Composer: Paul Taubman (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the 1978
                      ASCAP Index of Performed Compositions]

     2001 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the 2001
                      ASCAP ACE database]
    
     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:

     Recordings:


Theme 2 (1978 CBS/Syndicated versions): "Tic Tac Dough Theme"

    [above is title as filed for copyright; the 2001 ASCAP database
     title aka: "Tick Tack (Sig)"]

     Composer: Hal Smith Hidey (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Dojo Music Company (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: Dojo Music Company (ASCAP)
    
    [filing below is a sound recording consisting
     of an LP disk includeing "music, sounds and perforamnce"]:
     Creation Date: 1978

     Copyright Date: Oct. 1, 1979; SRu-8-155.
     Renewal   Date:

     Recordings:


Theme 3 (1990 Syndicated version): "Tic Tac Dough"

    [above is title as filed for copyright without a named
     composer; ASCAP Title aka: "Tic Tac Dough (Opening Theme)"]

     Composer: Henry Mancini (ASCAP)
              [professional name of Enrico Nicola Mancini]

     1989 Publishers: Barry & Enright Productions (ASCAP), and
                      Hollyweed Music (ASCAP),
                         a div. of Henry Mancini Enterprises, Inc.

     2001 Publishers: Enright International (ASCAP)
                         c/o Alexander/Enright & Associates
                         of Santa Monica, CA; and
                      Henry Mancini Enterprises, Inc. (ASCAP)
                          c/o Univesal-MCA Music Publishing,
                          a div. of Universal Studios, Inc.
                          of Los Angeles, CA

     [filing below is a sound recording consisting of 2 cassettes
       of "Background music, opening theme & closing theme."]
     Creation Date: 1989

     Copyright Date: Nov. 16, 1989; PAu-1-299-906.
     Renewal   Date:

     Recordings:

You can make a difference...  

Return to the 1950s TV Series Title Page


Copyright 1960 - 2014 by The Media Management Group. All Rights Reserved