Episode: 160 | Aired: September 12, 1965
When Opie wrecks his bike, he decides to compete with another boy for a grocery store job. Look For: Goober gives Opie advice on how to apply for a job.
Episode: 161 | Aired: September 19, 1965
Andy worries that he is losing Helen to another teacher who seems to be an expert at everything.
Episode: 174 | Aired: September 26, 1965
Malcolm Merriweather (Bernard Fox) and Ernest T. Bass (Howard Morris) make their final appearances in this episode about which one of the two is the best school crossing guard. Look For: Goober's impression of Cary Grant.
Episode: 163 | Aired: October 03, 1965
Aunt Bee begins dating an ex-congressman named John Canfield. Guest Star: Bullwinkle fans may recognize the voice of John Canfield (Charlie Ruggles) as the narrator of the Aesop's Fables segments.
Episode: 162 | Aired: October 10, 1965
Andy is irate at his new deputy, Warren Ferguson, when he enforces the full letter of the law. Factoid: This episode marks the first appearance of Jack Burns as the new deputy.
Episode: 164 | Aired: October 17, 1965
Warren believes that his powers of ESP are telling him to keep Andy and Helen from going to a picnic at Myers Lake.
Episode: 165 | Aired: October 24, 1965
Andy decides to take Aunt Bee and Opie with him to watch the filming of the story of his life, Sheriff without a Gun, in Hollywood. Look For: Andy and Opie in their matching outfits.
Episode: 166 | Aired: October 31, 1965
Andy and Opie are shocked to see how horrible the production of Sheriff without a Gun is, but Aunt Bee thinks it's great. Look For: Andy's calls to Belmont Picture Studios that all seem to end up at the tailor's shop.
Episode: 167 | Aired: November 07, 1965
Andy falls for the beautiful actress who stars in Sheriff without a Gun. Back in Mayberry, Helen gets suspicious. Guest Stars: Ruta Lee as Miss Darlene Mason and Sid Melton as publicist Pat Michaels. Melton also played carpenter Alf Monroe on Green Acres.
Episode: 168 | Aired: November 14, 1965
Aunt Bee begins getting on her friend's nerves when she brags about winning on a game show while in California. Guest Star: William Christopher as IRS agent Heathcote. He was a regular on Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. M*A*S*H fans will recognize him as Father Mulcahy.
Episode: 169 | Aired: November 21, 1965
Andy makes the mistake of allowing Warren to be in charge of security during the Founder's Day celebration. Look For: The insider joke when the band director mentions that Jesse Earle Hagen will be coming to play with the Mayberry Marching Band. The real Earle Hagen wrote the music for the show and even whistles in its theme song.
Episode: 170 | Aired: November 28, 1965
Gullible Goober is taken in by Opie and a mischievous friend when they secretly plant a small walkie-talkie under Goober's dog's collar. Factoid: Goober's dog's name is Spot.
Episode: 171 | Aired: December 05, 1965
Aunt Bee decides to take a job as a receptionist at a new printing shop in Mayberry. Too bad she doesn't wonder why her bosses only use green ink.
Episode: 172 | Aired: December 12, 1965
Clara Edwards turns on her feminine charms in order to secure a new church organ. Look For: Andy quieting a laughing Opie in church.
Episode: 173 | Aired: December 19, 1965
Warren's bad habit of sleepwalking gets him in hot water with Andy and Helen.
Episode: 175 | Aired: January 02, 1966
Warren attempts to stop Otis from drinking by getting him interested in mosaics.
Episode: 177 | Aired: January 16, 1966
Barney is shamed into displaying his "legendary courage" by going after an escaped convict.
Episode: 178 | Aired: January 23, 1966
Aunt Bee frets when she loses a family heirloom. Guest Star: Jack Dodson as insurance man Ed Jenkins; in the following season, he would return as regular cast member Howard Sprague.
Episode: 179 | Aired: January 30, 1966
A traveling Wild West show comes to town, featuring the great-nephew of famed lawman Wyatt Earp.
Episode: 180 | Aired: February 06, 1966
Goober takes on the difficult task of attempting to teach Aunt Bee how to drive. Look For: The scene where Floyd tells Andy that the dingo dog is from Australia.
Episode: 181 | Aired: February 13, 1966
Opie doesn't want to go to this year's school party, because it is going to be a dance and he has two left feet.
Episode: 182 | Aired: February 20, 1966
When Andy orders a group of gypsies to leave town, they put a curse on Mayberry in the form of a drought. Guest Star: Jamie Farr (Corporal Klinger from M*A*S*H) as Sylvio
Episode: 183 | Aired: February 27, 1966
Goober falls head over heels in love with the new waitress at the Mayberry Diner. Look For: The rarely-seen candy store.
Episode: 184 | Aired: March 06, 1966
Aunt Bee is beside herself when her niece's baby cries every time she picks her up. Guest Star: The door-to-door kitchenware salesman is played by Alvy Moore (Hank Kimball on Green Acres).
Episode: 185 | Aired: March 13, 1966
Andy tries his best to get County Clerk Howard Sprague out from under his mother's apron strings. Look For: The way that Helen gets Andy to do her bidding.
Episode: 186 | Aired: March 20, 1966
Aunt Bee is selected to appear as the spokeswoman on a television commercial for Foster's Furniture Polish.
Episode: 187 | Aired: March 27, 1966
When Goober leaves for a fishing trip, his pretty girlfriend Flora proves to be a rousing success as his replacement at Wally's service station.
Episode: 188 | Aired: April 03, 1966
Opie proves to be the most unpopular person in town when he brings to light the shocking truth about the infamous Battle of Mayberry. Factoid: The Grand Theatre was in Mt. Airy during Andy Griffith's childhood. The building has since been turned into offices.
Episode: 189 | Aired: April 10, 1966
Aunt Bee and Clara Edwards are outraged when their beautiful ode to Mayberry, My Hometown, is turned into a rock 'n' roll song. Guest Star: Jesse Pearson played Conrad Birdie in the 1963 hit movie, Bye Bye Birdie.