TV Sidekick Dies

12/16/1997 AT 12:00 AM EST

'50s and '60s TV second banana Durward Kirby, 88, who shared the spotlight with Garry Moore (on Moore's variety show) and with Allen Funt on "Candid Camera," has died in a Tampa, Fla., hospital. Mad magazine used to love to lampoon him, calling the tall, cigarette-puffing Kirby the quintessential square.

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