Return of Malcolm Merriweather
Andy believes that Aunt Bee is working too hard, so he asks Malcolm Merriweather to help her with the household duties. Guest Star: Bernard Fox
Matt blocks a railroad company's efforts to force Jim Graham off his land. The right-of-way dispute halts progress on a new track which would link Omaha and Dodge. When Mr. Graham refuses to sell his land, Matt supports him. The
After Hoss stops Waldo from committing suicide, he brings Waldo home to the Ponderosa, where Waldo leaves a negative impression. Hoss always defends him, without knowing Waldo is involved in a money scandal with fight promoters.
A Dime's Worth Of Glory
Finch, a writer who wants to write a dime novel about the courageous Cartwrights, turns to Sheriff Reed Laramore, a has-been hero, who is more than wiling to follow Finch's instructions to once again appear to be the brave hero.
Andy is not thrilled to learn that Aunt Bee's gossiping sister Nora, her annoying husband Ollie and their two boys are coming to Mayberry for an extended visit.
The Education of Ernest T. Bass
In order to win the heart of a girl back in the mountains, Ernest T. returns to Mayberry to get an education...at any cost! Guest Star: Howard Morris