The New Soupy Sales Show(1979 - 1980)
This is a nationally synidcated version of "The Soupy Sales Show"
..which was taped in color and had Soupy and his puppet pals:
"White Fang","Black Tooth","Pookie The Lion" and "Hippie The
Hippo"performing comedy dialogue,skits and banter with guest
The series also featured performances from popular rock music
stars of the day..Alice Cooper.
Soupy and his head puppeteer/Comedy asistant:Clyde Adler
also performed a new skit"The Adventures Of Soupyman"..
a parody of "The Superman"movies.
Sadly,the show aired on many local stations in the early afternoons
hours(Because some station execs saw the program as just another
kids tv show)and it failed to catch on with viewers.
"The New Soupy Sales Show"ended it's run after one season.