The Better Half was a game show that pitted husbands against wives.
Broadcast[edit | edit source]
Mutual Radio: 3/22/1942 – 1/19/1950
Hosts[edit | edit source]
Tom Slater (1942–1944)
Edmund "Tiny" Ruffner (1944–1950)
Format[edit | edit source]
Four married couples were brought onstage and competed in various stunts involving the traditional concepts of "manhood" and "womanhood". The stunts were based on old prejudices and concepts.