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Hancock's Half Hour - No. 46

"SPANISH INTERLUDE"

HANCOCK GETS NOSTALGIC OVER HIS OLD PRESS CUTTINGS

HANCOCK:
Let's have a look in the old scrapbook. Now then, here we are, let's see: "terrible", "shocking", "horrible", "cries of 'get off'", er ..... "bottles thrown" .....

HANCOCK'S SPANISH DEBUT - ON IN FIVE MINUTES

SID JAMES:
I thought you chatted the Spanish.
HANCOCK:
Me? No! English is all I can get through.
SID JAMES:
How are they going to understand your jokes?
HANCOCK:
Well, they'll just have to learn English, won't they? They can't expect to get the cream of the world's entertainment without putting themselves out a bit .....

HANCOCK ON THE LANGUAGE BARRIER

HANCOCK:
I didn't know they didn't speak English - I thought everybody did! There's kids down our street two and three years old, they speak it fluently!