CTVA US Comedy - "The Adventures Of Ozzie And Harriet" (ABC) Season 8 (1959-60)

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Starring Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Nelson, Dave Nelson & Ricky Nelson
Season 8 (ABC) (1959-60)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
references:
TV Guide /   Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive


#### The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet #####
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ABC Wednesdays 8:30-9:00 pm

8.01 [243] Ozzie & Harriet: SEA CAPTAIN
Prod. no. 27-241 [delayed from 7th Season] /  07Oct59
David is offered a job as a crewman on a ship by Ozzie's old friend.

8.02 [244] Ozzie & Harriet: OZZIE, THE HOST
Prod. no. 27-242 [delayed from 7th Season]  / 14Oct59

8.03 [245] Ozzie & Harriet: DAVID, THE LAW CLERK (a.k.a. "The Law Clerk")
Prod. no. 27-246  /  21Oct59
Dave wants to get a job as a law clerk based on his own merit, but finds
that everyone is out to help him.

8.04 [246] Ozzie & Harriet: WHO NEEDS GIRLS
Prod. no. 27-248 /  28Oct59

8.05 [247] Ozzie & Harriet: THE RANCHER'S DAUGHTER
Prod. no. 27-247 /  04Nov59 ABC Wed


Guest cast:
Lyle Talbot ........ Joe Randolph
Frank Cady ......... Doc Williams
Jack Kirkwood ...... Mr. Jones
Joyce Taylor ....... Dorothy
Synopsis:
David's girlfriend's father owns a ranch and well-stocked lake, so Ozzie
and his friends wrangle an invitation to go fishing. [RF]

8.06 [248] Ozzie & Harriet: THE NELSONS DECIDE TO MOVE
Prod. no. 27-250   /   11Nov59
Ozzie tries to convince his family that hey should move to an apartment.

8.07 [249] Ozzie & Harriet: DAVID, THE SLEUTH
Prod. no. 27-251 /  18Nov59 ABC  / (ABC re-run August 1960)
Synopsis 1:
In this parody of "Peter Gunn," Dave trails a client he believes is
faking an injury to collect insurance money.
Synopsis 2:
David plays detective in order to follow a strange character. He gets Rick
to bring along a camera, and the two shadow the suspect.

8.08 [250] Ozzie & Harriet: THE GAS STATION
Prod. no. 27-254   /  25Nov59

8.09 [251] Ozzie & Harriet: FATHERS' NIGHT AT THE FRATERNITY HOUSE
Prod. no. 27-252  /  02Dec59

8.10 [252] Ozzie & Harriet: HAPPY ANNIVERSARY
Prod. no. 27-249  /  09Dec59
Guest cast:
Richard Deacon (as Mr. Crawford)
Jan Arvan (as waiter)
Jack Ellena (as man)
Beryl McCutcheon (as woman)
--Harriet is arranging a surprise for their anniversary. But Ozzie's also
making plans - to surprise Harriet.

8.11 [253] Ozzie & Harriet: RICK GETS EVEN
Prod. no. 27-256  /  16Dec59
Guest Star:
Tuesday Weld (as Cathy)
A coed has been giving Rick the cold shoulder - until she puts a dent in
his car. She facetiously offers to be Rick's "slave" until the debt is paid
off, but to her chagrin, Rick accepts her offer.
Rick sings "For You"

23Dec59 -  RE-RUN of "The Miracle" (first shown 25Dec53)
A re-run episode to when Ozzie was a kid during Christmas.

8.12 [254] Ozzie & Harriet: AN INTEREST  FOR HARRIET (a.k.a. Golf Widow)
Prod. no. 27-255  /   30Dec59

8.13 [255] Ozzie & Harriet: OZZIE KEEPS A SECRET
06Jan60
Prod. no. 27-257
It's Ozzie's job to get Ricky's girlfriend over to a surprise party for her
without ruining the surprise.

 13Jan60 - RE-RUN of "Volunteer Fireman" (first aired 20Jan56)

8.14 [256] Ozzie & Harriet: DAVE'S CAR PAYMENTS
 Prod. no. 27-259 /   20Jan60
Ozzie and Harriet open Dave's mail and find out he is behind in his car
payments. David starts to borrow money from everyone.

 8.15 [257] Ozzie & Harriet: THE CIRCUS
Prod. no. 27-253  /  27Jan60
Dave and Rick dream up a trapeze act to impress a girl who works at a
circus. (Note: Dave and Rick perform their own stunts in this episode.)

8.16 [258] Ozzie & Harriet: RICK'S ENGLISH LITERATURE CLASS
Prod. no. 27-258  /  03Feb60 / (repeated 20Jul60)
Guest cast:
Luana Patten (as Cathy)
The local Women's Club needs a guest speaker, and Ozzie is nominated.

8.17 [259] Ozzie & Harriet: THE LOCKOUT
Prod. no. 27-245 /  10Feb60

8.18 [260] Ozzie & Harriet: UNINVITED GUESTS
Prod. no. 27-261 /  17Feb60

8.19 [261] Ozzie & Harriet: A TRAP FOR RICKY
Prod. no. 27-260 /  24Feb60

8.20 [262] Ozzie & Harriet: AN INTERESTING EVENING
Prod. no. 27-262  /  02Mar60

8.21 [263] Ozzie & Harriet: DAVE GOOFS OFF
Prod. no. 27-263 /  09Mar60
David tries to impress the senior partner at the law firm.

8.22 [264] Ozzie & Harriet: MAGIC DISHES
Prod. no. 27-264  / 16Mar60 

23Mar60 - RE-RUN of "David's Birthday" (first aired 23Oct53)

8.23 [265] Ozzie & Harriet: PROFESSOR'S EXPERIMENT
Prod. no. 27-266 /  30Mar60

8.24 [266] Ozzie & Harriet: THE  T-SHIRTS
Prod. no. 27-265 /  06Apr60

8.25 [267] Ozzie & Harriet: MISSING HUSBAND
Prod. no. 27-269 /  13Apr60

20Apr60 [pre-empted - 90-min dramatic special from 8:30-10:00pm]

8.26 [268] Ozzie & Harriet: BAD DAY AT BLUEBERRY ROCK
Prod. no. 27-268 /  27Apr60

8.27 [269] Ozzie & Harriet: DAVE AND THE SCHOOLTEACHER
Prod. no. 27-270 /  04May60

8.28 [270] Ozzie & Harriet: BIG PLANS FOR SUMMER
 Prod. no. 27-272 /  11May60

8.29 [271] Ozzie & Harriet: FORGOTTEN PROMISE
Prod. no. 27-274 /  18May60

8.30 [272] Ozzie & Harriet: PAINTING THE SORORITY HOUSE
Prod. no. 27-273  /  25May60

Title change: "Adventures of the Nelson Family" (from 01Jun60 through
21Sep60)

01Jun60 - RE-RUN

8.31 [273] Ozzie & Harriet: NO NEWS FOR HARRIET
Prod. no. 27-277 /  08Jun60
Cast:
Joe Talbot (as Joe Randolph)
Mary Jane Croft (as Clara Randolph)
Guest cast:
Harry Ellerbe (as William Harvey)
Barbara Eiler (as Mrs. Harvey)
Paula Winslowe (as Mrs. Peabody)
-- Harriet is disappointed because Ozzie forgets to tell her anything that
happens during his day. Enter Joe Randolph with a suggestion: make up stuff!

8.32 [274] Ozzie & Harriet: WEEKEND VACATION
Prod. no. 27-278  / 15Jun60
--Ozzie's idea of a weekend vacation is peace and quiet. But Harriet has other plans.

RERUN (Start of Summer repeats 22Jun60)
22Jun60 rerun of "The Trophy" (first shown 1Jan58)
:20Jul60 re-run of "Rick's English Literature Class" (first shown 3Feb60)

#### The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet #####
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