Gentle humor and genuinely likable characters made Mayberry a beloved fixture on the TV landscape. A Top 10 hit throughout its eight-year run (it went out at No. 1), this low-key, down-home sitcom harkened back to a simpler time and place. Mayberry may be a state of mind, but the sunny optimism and simple virtues it represents have actually been set in (more…)
Mon, 1:00 pm
Barney and Floyd are held hostage by three escaped women convicts in a cabin outside of town. Big Maude: Reta Shaw. Naomi: Jean Carson. Sally: Jane Dulo. Barney: Don Knotts. Floyd: Howard McNear. O'Malley: Willis Bouchey.
Mon, 1:30 pm
Barney accidentally locks himself in the bank's vault when he tries to prove how easy it would be to rob it. Harriet: Frances Osborne. Asa: Charles Thompson. Meldrim: Warren Parker. Mort: Al Checco. Ollie: Lee Krieger. Leon: Clint Howard. Barney: Don Knott (more…)
Mon, 2:00 pm
Businessman Malcolm Tucker (Robert Emhardt) grows impatient when he tries to get his broken-down car fixed on Sunday, only to discover that Wally the mechanic doesn't work on the Sabbath. Pastor: William Keene. Gomer: Jim Nabors. Wally: Norman Leavitt.
Mon, 2:30 pm
Hillbilly family the Darlings made their first appearance in this episode, in which the betrothed Charlene develops a crush on Andy. Briscoe: Denver Pyle. Charlene: Margaret Ann Peterson. Darling Brothers: Dillard Brothers. Dud: Hoke Howell. Opie: Ronny Ho (more…)
Mon, 3:00 pm
A little old lady (Ellen Corby), who is actually the leader of a ring of car thieves, sells Barney his first car---and it's a lemon. Thelma Lou: Betty Lynn. Gomer: Jim Nabors. Jake: Allan Melvin. Mrs. Temple: Hallene Hill. Minister: Tom Allen.
Mon, 3:30 pm
Barney gets so carried away with instructing two prisoners jailed at the courthouse about life at “the rock” that he winds up letting them escape. George Kennedy appears as a state detective. Tiny: Billy Halop. Doc: Jack Lambert. Harry: Arthur Kendall (more…)
Mon, 4:00 pm
Opie swears the old Rimshaw house is haunted when he hears eerie sounds coming from the place. When Barney and Gomer pay a visit, they too become believers. Opie: Ronny Howard. John: Ronnie Dapo. Barney: Don Knotts. Gomer: Jim Nabors. Otis: Hal Smith. Big (more…)
Mon, 4:30 pm
Ernest T. Bass (Howard Morris) tries to join the Army so he can get a uniform to impress his sweetheart, Romenna. But when he's rejected, he goes on a rock-throwing rampage through Mayberry. Pratt: Allan Melvin. Doctor: Paul Smith. Barney: Don Knotts. Aunt (more…)
Mon, 5:00 pm
Barney and Andy nudge Gomer into a blind date with Thelma Lou's homely cousin (Mary Grace Canfield) by telling him “she's nice, real nice.” Thelma Lou: Betty Lynn. Barney: Don Knotts. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Opie: Ronny Howard.
Mon, 5:30 pm
Gomer makes a citizen's arrest on Barney when the deputy makes an illegal U-turn. Gomer: Jim Nabors. Barney: Don Knotts. Otis: Hal Smith. Opie: Ronny Howard.
Mon, 6:00 pm
Barney buys a World War I motorcycle with a sidecar for patrol work---and proceeds to put everyone at risk with his dangerous new toy. The episode contains one of the show's funniest moments: Barney speeding off, leaving Andy in the unattached sidecar. Mrs (more…)
Mon, 6:30 pm
Ernest T. Bass (Howard Morris) returns to Mayberry seeking a sweetheart, and Andy tries to turn him into a gentleman. The big test: a social being attended by a bevy of single women. Of course, things don't go quite as planned. Mrs. Wiley: Doris Packer. Ra (more…)
Mon, 7:00 pm
Gomer goofs by telling Thelma Lou that Barney said he has her wrapped around his little finger, so she starts dating Gomer to make Barney jealous. But things get out of hand when she kisses Gomer, which to him means they have to get married. Barney: Don Kn (more…)
Mon, 7:30 pm
In an episode considered by many to be the series' best, Barney thinks he's summoned the spirit of a 200-year-old count after he buys some fortunetelling cards and a magic lamp at an auction. Opie: Ronny Howard. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Goober: George Lindsey (more…)
Tue, 9:00 am
Gypsies curse Mayberry with a drought after Andy chases them out of town. Jamie Farr guest stars in the 1966 episode, shot seven years before he appeared as Cpl. Klinger on “M*A*S*H.” Murrillos: Vito Scotti. Sabella: Francesca Bellini. La Farona: Argen (more…)
Tue, 9:30 am
Goober falls for the diner's pretty new waitress (Alberta Nelson), but she only has eyes for Andy. Goober: George Lindsey. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Floyd: Howard McNear.
Tue, 10:00 am
Aunt Bee agrees to care for her niece's baby for the weekend, but the infant cries whenever Bee picks her up. Salesman: Alvy Moore. Martha: Candice Howard. Darryl: Jim Connell. Pete: Ronny Dapo. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Opie: Ronny H (more…)
Tue, 10:30 am
Andy and Helen play matchmaker for new county clerk Howard Sprague (Jack Dodson), but Howard's mother disapproves. This was Dodson's first appearance as Howard, but he guest starred as an insurance agent seven episodes earlier. Mrs. Sprague: Mabel Albertso (more…)
Tue, 4:00 pm
Andy rewards Opie with a new bicycle when Opie brings home a straight-A report card---filled out in error by his teacher. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Opie: Ronny Howard. Barney: Don Knotts. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier.
Tue, 4:30 pm
Opie and his pals play Robin Hood and steal from so-called rich Mayberry folks so they can feed a hobo (Douglas Fowley) who tells them that lawmen can't be trusted. Johnny: Richard Keith. Howie: Dennis Rush. Opie: Ronny Howard. Barney: Don Knotts. Aunt Bee (more…)
Tue, 5:00 pm
Opie's new best friend (David A. Bailey) becomes his foe when Andy starts giving the boy some attention, which leads Andy to teach his son a lesson in sharing. Barney: Don Knotts. Johnny: Richard Keith. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier.
Tue, 5:30 pm
Aunt Bee and her friends stir up support for a small farmer (Charles Lane) who is being forced to sell his land to make way for a new road. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier. Barney: Don Knotts. Opie: Ronnie Howard. Otis: Hal Smith.
Tue, 6:00 pm
Andy and Barney are attracted to a seductive female prisoner (Susan Oliver) who tries to use her charm to help her escape. Otis: Hal Smith. Police Sergeant: James Seay. Barney: Don Knotts. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier.
Tue, 6:30 pm
Andy and Barney are staggered by the news that town drunk Otis has bought a car. Now they have to figure out how to make him sell it before he hurts someone. Otis: Hal Smith. Barney: Don Knotts.
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