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Cap'n Jim Channel Eleven

Capn Jim Channel Eleven Entertainment Button Museum
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Cap'n Jim Channel 11
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Illustration has blue text on a white background. Button reads Cap'n Jim across the top, Channel 11 across the bottom. Image of Popeye is in the center.

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Cap'n Jim refers to Jim Sanders and later Ted Eckman (aka Ted Niemi), who ran Cap'n Jim's Popeye Club on WIIC Channel 11 in Pittsburgh, Pa. The children's show ran in the late 1950s through the mid-1960s and featured live hosts, Popeye cartoons, and other segments.. A second version ran for a few years starting in 1970.

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EN0203
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