PODCAST: Life Squeezed From Mr. Whipple- Dick Wilson

Mr. Whipple Takes Final Taxi- Download the MP3

The man who made the phrase “Please don’t squeeze the Charmin” famous, Dick Wilson, has taken his Final Taxi at  91.

Mr. WhippleFor more than 20 years Wilson appeared as Mr. Whipple in the television ads for Charmin. As a grocery store manager he would monitor the aisles and ask customers to refrain from picking up the paper product and squeezing it.

Wilson also appeared on several episodes of “Hogan’s Heroes” and “Bewitched.”

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2 Responses

  1. I love love love your blog. please keep these articles coming! I’ve subscribed and will be a faithful follwer…good stuff

  2. Dick Wilson is from Britain and his last name came from Scotland via Norway from Will Gunn at the year AD 895.

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