11-31-03 Copy Photo by Sharon Cantillon. The East Aurora Toy Town Museum has an exhibit of two local children’s programs of the 1960s through 1980s. Here’s a photo of Tom Jolls who was the creator and star of The Commander Tom Show which ran from 1965 in the late 80s. Here he’s with his two of his main puppet sidekicks, Dustmop and Matty the Mod. With story by Violanti.