Harold
Ruby Begonia
Wed Nov 2, 2016 15:52
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I know for a fact that the term Ruby Begonia was never used in any of the TV show episodes of Amos and Andy. I know every one of the available episodes by heart, word for word. I also have never heard the term used in the radio episodes. Of course, people think they may have heard it but I think they are confused with the fact that Amos's wife was named Ruby and you hear her name mentioned. Ruby's maiden name was Taylor. So despite people's perception, the term Ruby Begonia was never used in any of the Amos and Andy episodes. TV or radio. I challenge anyone to name the specific episode they heard Ruby Begonia mentioned on radio or the televised episodes.

  • "Ruby Begonia"Bob, Tue Nov 1 10:19
    As I recall it, Kingfish asked Amos, "Do the name Ruby Begonia strike a familiar note?" in an "Amos & Andy" radio episode in the 1940s or 1950s. I never heard the name, again, so I don't know if Ruby ... more
    • Ruby Begonia — Harold, Wed Nov 2 15:52
      • Ruby BegoniaJerry C. Stanaway, Wed Nov 2 21:39
        I used to hear people say, "Does the name Ruby Begonia strike a familiar note?" on ROWAN AND MARTIN'S LAUGH-IN but never associated it with Amos'n'Andy. I'm also not certain why that question was... more
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