Friday, October 23, 2009

Milton (Soupy Sales) Supman (January 8, 1926-October 22, 2009)




Soupy Sales was an American comedian, actor, and radio/tv personality and host. He was best known for his local and network children's show, Lunch with Soupy Sales, a series of comedy sketches frequently ending with Soupy receiving a pie in his face which became his trademark.



Milton (Soupy Sales) Supman was born in Franklinton, North Carolina, and died of complications related to a recent fall backstage at a local Emmy awards show in New York.








8 comments:

i beati said...

loved loved loved him funny I just thought about him the other dAY

petra michelle; Whose role is it anyway? said...

So did I, Sandy! There will never be another like him! :((

Anonymous said...

He was such a sweet, goofy guy! K.

petra michelle; Whose role is it anyway? said...

My entire family watched him! Thank God for comedians to help us get through the day, K.!

Mama Zen said...

How sad!

petra michelle; Whose role is it anyway? said...

Very, MZ! :((

ChaChaneen said...

Oh he was so fun and gracious! I remember watching him with my parents on tv.

To answer you... Your pink pumps would make a great poetry entry for a Sunday! Oh where those sassy heels have been, walked, danced, etc!

petra michelle; Whose role is it anyway? said...

So true, Janeen! He was so adorable & lovable!

hahaha! Never would have thought of it! A great idea, Janeen! Thank you for the suggestion! :))