Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!

×

Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy

WPT ARCHIVES: 1950S

The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy

  • 24:24
  • Rating: TV-G
First broadcast in Madison, Wisconsin in 1953, The Friendly Giant was one of the earliest educational children’s shows, moving quickly from radio to TV. In this first episode, Friendly the Giant (Bob Homme) reads Timid Timothy: The Kitten Who Learned to Be Brave (by Gweneira Williams, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard) to two little kittens that show up at his castle.
Embed Options
Close ×
The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy
The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy
Friendly the Giant shares a story about how Timid Timothy learns to be brave.
Width:
Height:
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:

PBS KIDS

Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Downton Abbey Collection

Bring home the complete collection: DVDs, Blu-rays, books, gifts and more. Visit ShopPBS.

Donate

WPT helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now

AugustLightbox