Andy the Matchmaker (TAGS Episode)
From Mayberry Historical Society
Andy the Matchmaker
- Filmed: 9
- Aired: 7
- Original Air Date: 1960/11/14
- Writer(s): Arthur Stander
- Director: Don Weis
In the show's first try at finding a girl for Barney, the deputy is brought together with Miss Rosemary after Andy tricks him by deciding to declare for her himself.
Odd Facts Known by Few
- One of three episodes in which the Mayberry patrol car had the tag number DC-269 rather than the usual license plate JL-327. ( Opie's Charity, Ellie Comes to Town, Andy the Matchmaker)
- Only episode in which The Snappy Lunch is mentioned by name (at 22:02 into the episode).
- Actor Jack Mann started his career as a stand up comic.
- Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
- Ronny Howard - Opie Taylor
- Don Knotts - Barney Fife
- Frances Bavier - Aunt Bee Taylor
- Elinor Donahue - Ellie Walker
- Jack Mann - Tracy Crawford
- Amzie Strickland - Miss Rosemary