The Darlings are Coming
An eccentric musical mountain family descends into Mayberry to welcome home a soon-to-be member of the clan. Guest Star: Denver Pyle, The Dillards
Barney's First Car
Barney purchases his first car from a kindly little lady. Neither the car nor its former owner are as advertised. Guest Star: Alan Melvin, Jim Nabors, Ellen Corby
Night Of Reckoning
Joe finds Buckler seriously injured, so takes him home to care for him. It is then that Joe learns Buckler took part in a bank robbery & Dibs, the leader of the gang, is after him. Hoss & Joe become victims of Dibs as well.
After delivering a herd of cattle to Mr. Haskel, Joe is in town to get the payment. While in Mr. Haskel's office, Joe and a woman named Valerie Townsend witnessed Haskel's murder by one of the Slater gang.
A high-school principle suspects a faculty member is behind a surge in drugs on campus, but the bust of a supplier puts the blame elsewhere, until the administrator sees a teacher distributing the product to his student salesman