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TV writer Mel Tolkin, Nov. 26

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TV writer Mel Tolkin, Nov. 26 Mel Tolkin, the head writer for Sid Caesar's "Your Show of Shows," which defined the art of sketch comedy during television's Golden Age, died of heart failure on Nov. 26. He was 94. Tolkin spent nearly a half-century in show business, beginning in the 1930s when... AP
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