Andy Saves Gomer (TAGS Episode)
Andy Saves Gomer
- Filmed: 119
- Aired: 118
- Original Air Date: 1964/03/16
- Writer(s): Harvey Bullock
- Director: Jeffrey Hayden
Andy finds Gomer napping in the garage and snuffs out a small fire in a can full of oily rags. Gomer blows the whole incident out of proportion, and Andy must then deal with Gomer's indebtedness. Gomer offers himself to Andy as a slave for life. Desperate to get rid of Gomer, Andy tries to find a way to even the score by staging his own life-threating mishap. Gomer screws it up and Andy must save his life again, but this time he is able to manufacture a story to get Gomer off his back.
Odd Facts Known by Few
- Director Jeffrey Hayden is married to actress Eva Marie Saint.
- Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
- Frances Bavier - Aunt Bee Taylor
- Jim Nabors - Gomer Pyle
- Ronny Howard - Opie Taylor
- Howard McNear - Floyd Lawson