1. I Love Lucy - CBS
  2. Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts - CBS
  3. Arthur Godfrey and His Friends - CBS
  4. Dragnet - NBC
  5. Texaco Star Theater - NBC
  6. The Buick Circus Hour - NBC
  7. The Colgate Comedy Hour - NBC
  8. Gangbusters - NBC
  9. You Bet Your Life - NBC
  10. Fireside Theatre - NBC
  11. The Red Buttons Show - CBS
  12. The Jack Benny Show - CBS
  13. Life with Luigi - CBS
  14. Pabst Blue Ribbon Bouts - CBS
  15. Goodyear TV Playhouse - NBC
  16. The Life of Riley - NBC
  17. Philco TV Playhouse - NBC
  18. Mama - CBS
  19. Your Show of Shows - NBC
  20. What's My Line - CBS