"The Mischief Makers!" were syndicated reruns of the Silent fillm versions of Hal Roach's "Our Gang"/"Little Rascals" films. The films were re-edited with poorly written narrations that were read by an obnoxious little boy and featured an obstrusive music and sound effects tracks.
The Silent "Our Gang"/"Little Rascals" films were produced by Hal Roach and released theaterically thru Pathe' Pictures from 1922 to 1929.
The series was syndicated nationally thru Telepix Inc. and it was seen locally on WOR TV Ch.9 in NYC weekday evenings. WOR TV Ch.9 in NYC aired the show from Monday September 19,1960 to Friday June 6,1961.
Herb Sheldon was the show's host/performer. Mr. Sheldon would entertain and inform his viewers inbetween the reruns of the films. He would make his entrances and exists from the set of the series .. driving a model T car and sporting a straw skimmer, striped or checkered blazer and a bow tie. This was Herb Sheldon's last kids tv show. He would retire from tv due to Heart trouble.