Goober and the Art of Love (TAGS Episode)

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Episode Info

Goober and the Art of Love

  • Filmed: 147
  • Aired: 147
  • Original Air Date: 1965/02/01
  • Writer(s): Fred Freeman and Lawrence J. Cohen
  • Director: Alan Rafkin

Plot Summary

Andy and Barney tire of Goober being a fifth wheel on their dates and try to fix him up with a girl of his own. They fix him up with Lydia Crosswaithe. Barney gives Goober a lesson in romance by eavesdropping on Andy while he is having a romantic evening at Helen's. In the end, Goober gets a girl and Andy and Barney have not one but two people tagging along on their evenings out.

Odd Facts Known by Few

  • On the date that this episode first aired, actor Brandon Lee was born.

Character List

  • Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
  • Don Knotts - Barney Fife
  • George Lindsey - Goober Pyle
  • Betty Lynn - Thelma Lou
  • Aneta Corsaut - Helen Crump
  • Josie Lloyd - Lydia Crosswaithe