CTVA US Comedy - "Petticoat Junction" (Filmways/CBS) Season 2 (1964-65)

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Starring Bea Benaderet & Edgar Buchanan
Season 2 (CBS) (1964-65)
(b-w)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
references:
TV Guide /   Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
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############ Petticoat Junction ##############
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36 episodes black-and-white
CBS Tuesdays 9:30-10:00pm ET

2.01 [039] Petticoat Junction: BETTY JO'S DOG (bw)
22Sep64
Betty Jo has a new friend in a little dog that keeps following
her around, which she'd like to keep, but Kate says that the animal must go.

2.02 [040] Petticoat Junction: RACE AGAINST THE STORK (bw)
29Sep64
Barbara Pepper .... Doris Ziffel
Kate's friend, Elise, comes to stay at the Shady Rest while
waiting to have a baby, and a nervous Joe works out a master
plan to get a doctor to the Shady Rest when the crucial time arrives.

2.03 [041] Petticoat Junction: HAVE LIBRARY--WILL TRAVEL (bw)
6Oct64
Uncle Joe has grown extremely fond of a pretty librarian who
has set up a traveling librarian in the baggage in the baggage
car of the Cannonball.

2.04 [042] Petticoat Junction: THE UMQUAW STRIP (bw)
13Oct64
Bernie Kopell .... Black Salmon
Homer Bedloe sees a opportunity to close down the Cannonball
when he learns that an Indian tribe has legal title to the
land the train's tracks are on.

2.05 [043] Petticoat Junction: AS HOOTERVILLE GOES (bw)
27Oct64
Barbara Pepper .... Doris Ziffel
Hooterville will have to go some to retain its record as the
first community in the state to file election returns, now
that Crabwell Corners has got itself an automatic voting machine.

2.06 [044] Petticoat Junction: MY DOG, THE ACTOR (bw)
10Nov64
Billie Jo enters a family of the dog in a pet food company's
contest, and the mutt is selected as one of five finalists.

2.07 [045] Petticoat Junction: THE GREAT BUFFALO HUNT (bw)
17Nov64
Reginald Gardiner .... Lord Faversham
Uncle Joe shocks Kate by bringing home a buffalo as part of
his scheme to dupe a wealthy British sportsman into coming
to "The Shady Rest Hunting Lodge."

2.08 [046] Petticoat Junction: BETTY JO'S PEN PAL (bw)
24Nov64
The Shady Rest has an exotic guest, when Betty Jo's Japanese
pen pal, Nobuko, comes for a visit.

2.09 [047] Petticoat Junction: BEDLOE'S NIGHTMARE (bw)
1Dec64
Homer Bedloe's psychiatrist recommends that he "learn to live"
the Cannonball in order to get rid of the terrible nightmares
he's been having about the train.

2.10 [048] Petticoat Junction: KATE'S BACHELOR BUTTER (bw)
8Dec64
A food salesman traveling on the Cannonball is stunned when
the train stops just so Charley and Floyd can pick apples for
Kate's secret recipe: Bachelor Butter.

2.11 [049] Petticoat Junction: MOTHER OF THE BRIDE (bw)
15Dec64
Mike Minor .... Dan Plout
Rumor has it that Billie Jo is secretly engaged to Dan Plout,
son of Kate's archenemy, Selma Plout.

2.12 [050] Petticoat Junction: THE LOST PATROL (bw)
29Dec64 CBS Tue
Guest cast:
Edward Platt ......... General Patterson
Larry Merrill ........ Pfc. Hank Benton
Rick Cooper .......... Pvt. Tod Langwell
Robert Beech ......... Pvt. Stu Howard
Synopsis 1:
The Shady Rest is invaded by the Army, which is conducting maneuvers in the
area, and some of the troops are more interested in Kate's daughters that
they are in the war games.
Synopsis 2:
Shady Rest is occupied by the Army, which is conducting war games in the area,
and the troops are mighty impressed by Kate's daughters. [RF]

2.13 [051] Petticoat Junction: SMOKE-EATERS (bw)
5Jan65
The members of the Hooterville Volunteer Fire Department Band
are trying to raise money, because without it, they cannot
establish a Hooterville Volunteer Department.

2.14 [052] Petticoat Junction: THE CURSE OF CHESTER W. FARNSWORTH (bw)
12Jan65
Hal Smith .... Mr. Richardson
Doodles Weaver .... Chester Farnsworth
On a stormy night fifty years ago, the late Chester Farnsworth
checked into the Shady Rest and began stealing towels. Legend
now says his ghost is condemned to return all of the towels he took.

2.15 [053] Petticoat Junction: THERE'S NO FLAME LIKE AN OLD FLAME (bw)
19Jan65
Uncle Joe as begun corresponding with an old flame who left
him standing at the alter, then married the best man.

2.16 [054] Petticoat Junction: BETTY JO'S FIRST JOB (bw)
26Jan65
Ernest Truex .... Oliver Fenton
Billie Jo has landed her first job, but Kate's not sure she
approves, since Billie Jo will be private secretary to a
novelist whose books have been banned in Hooterville.

2.17 [055] Petticoat Junction: A MATTER OF COMMUNICATION (bw)
2Feb65
It's two miles to the nearest telephone and the girls are
beginning to feel like social outcasts, but Kate can't afford
to have a special line run to the Shady Rest.

2.18 [056] Petticoat Junction: KATE BRADLEY, GIRL VOLUNTEER (bw)
9Feb65
Hooterville's embarrassed volunteer firemen, unable to put out
a blaze on the Cannonball, have to call for outside help.

2.19 [057] Petticoat Junction: THE HOOTERVILLE CRIME WAVE (bw)
16Feb65
As Hooterville bounty hunter, Uncle Joe may finally get the
chance to capture someone when the word comes out that two
escaped convicts are in the area.

2.20 [058] Petticoat Junction: FOR THE BIRDS - aka - ALL FOR THE BIRDS
23Feb65
Homer Bedloe tries to turn the situation to his benefit when
the Cannonball must temporarily cease operations due to a bird
having built a nest in the train's smokestack.

2.21 [059] Petticoat Junction: MODERN MERCHANDISING (bw)
2Mar65
Sam Drucker's customers at the general store are deserting him
to shop at a new supermarket in nearby Pikley.

2.22 [060] Petticoat Junction: A VISIT FROM THE GOVERNOR (bw)
9Mar65
Florence Lake .... Emily Simpson nor
Uncle Joe wants to invite the governor as the state to visit
Hooterville, but no one will support his proposal.

2.23 [061] Petticoat Junction: A BORDERLINE STORY (bw)
16Mar65
Surveyors discover that the Shady Rest straddles the county
border, and Uncle Joe plans to play this up as a sure-fire
tourist attraction.

2.24 [062] Petticoat Junction: THE SHADY REST HOTEL CORPORATION (bw)
23Mar65
Byron Foulger .... Mr. Guerney
The hotel needs a new water heater, and Uncle Joe wants to pay
for it by selling stock in the Shady Rest Hotel Corporation.

2.25 [063] Petticoat Junction: A TALE OF TWO DOGS (bw)
30Mar65
Robert Shayne .... Mr. Fillmore
Hooterville is feuding with neighboring Crabwell Corners over
possession of a Spanish-American War cannon, and Betty Jo is
feuding with Tad Winslow of that town over who has a better dog.

2.26 [064] Petticoat Junction: THE BLACK BOX
6Apr65
Fred Clark .... General Loomis
Richard Erdman .... Colonel Millbank
A top-secret Air Force camera, equipped with a detonating
device to prevent its capture, falls out of a plane and lands at the Shady Rest.

2.27 [065] Petticoat Junction: BEDLOE'S MOST FIENDISH SCHEME (bw)
13Apr65
Byron Foulger .... Mr. Guerney
Peter Leeds .... Gus Clegg
Homer Bedloe has arranged for the Pixley Bank to foreclose on
Kate's mortgage, so Uncle Joe and the daughters are forced to seek employment.

2.28 [066] Petticoat Junction: BEDLOE GETS HIS COMEUPPENCE (bw)
20Apr65
Harold Peary .... Mr. Davis
Still pressuring Kate for the mortgage payment, Bedloe plans
to evict the Shady Rest folks unless they come up with the money in a hurry.

2.29 [067] Petticoat Junction: THE MAYOR OF HOOTERVILLE (bw)
27Apr65
Uncle Joe thinks it's time Hooterville elected a mayor, and he
has an excellent candidate in mind: himself.

2.30 [068] Petticoat Junction: WHO'S AFRAID OF THE BIG BAD JINX? (bw)
4May65
Susan Walther .... Sarah Jane
No one in Hooterville wants any part of Uncle Joe, for the
word's around that he's a jinx.

2.31 [069] Petticoat Junction: THE CHICKEN KILLER (bw)
11May65
Percy Helton .... Hinky Mittenfloss
The dogcatcher, who's been after the Bradley dog for some time,
locks up the pooch on the charges of killing a farmer's chickens.

2.32 [070] Petticoat Junction: WHY GIRLS LEAVE HOME (bw)
18May65
Sig Ruman .... Professor Lieberschmit
Jesse White .... Col. Partridge
A music professor recommends that the would-be singer
Bobbie Jo go to New York for singing lessons.

2.33 [071] Petticoat Junction: THERE'S NO STOVE LIKE AN OLD STOVE (bw)
25May65
Fed up with chopping wood for Kate's old wood-burner, Uncle Joe
cooks up a scheme to get her to purchase a new stove.

2.34 [072] Petticoat Junction: THE BRONTOSAURUS CAPER (bw)
1Jun65
Betty Jo has given up baseball to dedicate her like to
science-or at least her new science teacher.

2.35 [073] Petticoat Junction: THE HAIRBRAINED SCHEME (bw)
8Jun65
Uncle Joe buys a goat, which he hopes to milk for millions by
peddling the milk as a hair growing balm to aid Hooterville's
numerous bald citizens.

2.36 [074] Petticoat Junction: THERE'S NO BIZ WITH SHOW BIZ (bw)
15Jun65
George O'Hanlon .... Harry Harmon
Circus boss Harry Harmon has heard about Uncle Joe's reputation
as an easy mark, and he plans to con Joe into letting the
flat-broke circus troupe take lodging at the Shady Rest.

  
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