Big Brothers (TAGS Episode)

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Episode Info

Big Brothers

  • Filmed: 217
  • Aired: 217
  • Original Air Date: 1967/03/27
  • Writer(s): Fred S. Fox
  • Director: Lee Phillips

Plot Summary

Howard takes on the responsibility of being the Big Brother to a local teen, but ends up getting duped by the boy when Howard falls for the boy's older sister, Betty. Andy catches Howard at the Mount Pilot dance hall where Betty works, and Howard must admit his foolishness.

Odd Facts Known by Few

  • Elizabeth MacRae starred as Gomer's girlfriend, "Lou-Ann Poovie", on "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C."

Character List

  • Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
  • Jack Dodson - Howard Sprague
  • Howard McNear - Floyd Lawson
  • George Lindsey - Goober Pyle
  • Elizabeth MacRae - Betty Parker
  • Scott Lane - Tommy Parker
  • Peter Hobbs - Mr. Tracy