In a local shop they had this superb annual – my wife who is the same age as me remembers the Archie Andrews show on the radio. She even had an Archie Andrews doll. It was a radio programme which featured a ventriloquist and his dummy!
Here is a record which features Archie Andrews with Max Bygraves and Peter Brough
It was also big in the USA here is a recording, which lasts for 30 minutes. Slightly different to the UK version
I love novelty songs (some refer to them as naff – how dart they. This is my favourite Val Doonican song