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The Peppermint Prince
Genre children's
Written by Kitty Marcuse
Starring John Chappell
Country of origin  Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
Producer(s) Andy Snider
Production location(s) Vancouver
Running time 15 minutes
Original network CBC Television
Original release 10 May 1956 (1956-05-10) – 27 September 1957 (1957-09-27)

The Peppermint Prince is a Canadian children's television series which aired on CBC Television from 1956 to 1957.


Episodes consisted of cartoons and puppetry as hosted by the Peppermint Prince (John Chappell) Dave Orcutt directed the puppetry for the series.


This 15-minute series was broadcast as follows (times in Eastern):

Day Time Run
Friday 4:30 p.m. 10 May 1956 29 June 1956
Monday 5:30 p.m. 2 July 1956 24 September 1956
Monday 5:15 p.m. 1 October 1956 24 June 1957
Friday 5:00 p.m. 5 July 1957 27 September 1957
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