Elinor Donahue

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  • Birth Name: Mary Eleanor Donahue
  • Birth Place: Tacoma, Washington, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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Thu Aug 17 6:30am
The Andy Griffith ShowOpie Loves Helen(Season 5, Episode 1) SUND

The fifth season opened with Opie developing a crush on Andy's main squeeze---his teacher, Helen Crump. He falls for her when his school-dance partner fails to show up and he is paired instead with Helen. Before long, Opie's planning to spend his entire sa (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 7:05am
The Andy Griffith ShowBarney's Physical(Season 5, Episode 2) SUND

Barney's job is in jeopardy and decides to quit when he learns that the state passed new height and weight requirements. But Bee tries to fatten him up, and Andy uses a harness to help stretch him. Bronson: Larry Thor. Asa: Charles Thompson. Barney: Don Kn (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 7:40am
The Andy Griffith ShowFamily Visit(Season 5, Episode 3) SUND

Aunt Bee's sister (Maudie Prickett) and brother-in-law (James Westerfield) pay a visit and wear out their welcome. First Andy's uncle keeps him awake all night, then he borrows the squad car to go fishing. Roger: Billy Booth. Bruce: Kenneth Butts. Mundt: F (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 8:15am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Education of Ernest T. Bass(Season 5, Episode 5) SUND

Ernest T. Bass (Howard Morris) wants to get a diploma so he can impress his girlfriend back in the hills, so Andy gets him enrolled in Helen's class. Unfortunately, the unruly Ernest T. falls for Helen. Sharon: Ronda Jeter. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Barney: Do (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 8:50am
The Andy Griffith ShowAunt Bee's Romance(Season 5, Episode 4) SUND

Bee's old flame, Roger (Wallace Ford), returns to Mayberry and rekindles their relationship, but Andy can't stand the man and fears Bee just might marry him. Floyd: Howard McNear. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier. Opie: Ronny Howard.

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Thu Aug 17 9:00am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Battle of Mayberry(Season 6, Episode 29) TVLAND

Opie uncovers the true and not-so-spectacular story behind the historic Battle of Mayberry when he writes an essay on the subject. Tom: Norm Alden. Farley: Clinton Sundberg. Purvis: Arthur Malet. Opie: Ronny Howard.

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Thu Aug 17 9:25am
The Andy Griffith ShowBarney's Bloodhound(Season 5, Episode 6) SUND

Barney tries to teach a stray dog he names Blue to be a crime-fighting bloodhound. Blue turns out to be just a lazy mutt, but that doesn't stop Barney from taking him to track down a crook. Howard Morris (a.k.a. Ernest T. Bass) is heard in a voice-over as (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 9:37am
The Andy Griffith ShowA Singer in Town(Season 6, Episode 30) TVLAND

A pop singer (Jesse Pearson) stops in Mayberry for a fishing trip and Aunt Bee and Clara pitch him a song they've written, which he then performs on his TV show---but not exactly the way the ladies had written it. This episode wrapped up the show's sixth s (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 10:14am
The Andy Griffith ShowOpie's Girlfriend(Season 7, Episode 1) TVLAND

Opie entertains Helen's niece (Mary Ann Durkin) and quickly discovers---to his dismay---that she's more gifted than he is in athletics. The episode kicked off the series' seventh season. Billy: John Reilly. Opie: Ronny Howard. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Aunt Be (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 4:00pm
The Andy Griffith ShowSheriff Barney(Season 2, Episode 12) TVLAND

Barney is offered the job of sheriff in the nearby town of Greendale, so Andy lets him be sheriff for a day in Mayberry to see what the position is really like. Mayor Purdy: Ralph Dumke. Dobbs: Dabbs Greer. Art: Frank Warren. Osgood: Paul Bryar. Barney: Do (more…)

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Thu Aug 17 4:36pm
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Farmer Takes a Wife(Season 2, Episode 13) TVLAND

Andy and Barney help a farmer friend (Alan Hale Jr.) look for a suitable bride, until he settles on Barney's Thelma Lou. Mary: Adoree Evans. Joe: Bob McQuain. Thelma Lou: Betty Lynn. Barney: Don Knotts. Andy: Andy Griffith.

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Thu Aug 17 5:12pm
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Keeper of the Flame(Season 2, Episode 14) TVLAND

After Opie is named his club's “Keeper of the Flame,” he winds up accused of burning down the barn where the secret society meets. Foster: Everett Sloane. Tom: Flip Mark. Ralph: Mark Rodney. Opie: Ronny Cox. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier.

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Fri Aug 18 7:05am
The Andy Griffith ShowMan in the Middle(Season 5, Episode 7) SUND

Andy finds himself the man in the middle when he tries to patch things up between Barney and Thelma Lou, after the lovebirds have a spat. Thelma Lou: Betty Lynn. Helen: Aneta Corsaut. Barney: Don Knotts.

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Fri Aug 18 7:40am
The Andy Griffith ShowBarney's Uniform(Season 5, Episode 8) SUND

When Barney tickets bully Fred Plummer (Allan Melvin) for littering, Fred promises to get his money's worth by beating up Barney the next time he catches him out of uniform. Melvin later became better known as Sam the butcher on “The Brady Bunch.” Izam (more…)

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Fri Aug 18 8:15am
The Andy Griffith ShowOpie's Fortune(Season 5, Episode 9) SUND

Opie finds a wallet with $50 in it and Andy tells him he can keep the cash if no one claims the money within a week. Rigsby: Jon Lormer. Mrs. Rigsby: Mary Jackson. Mac: Bill McLean. Opie: Ronny Howard.

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Fri Aug 18 8:50am
The Andy Griffith ShowGoodbye Sheriff Taylor(Season 5, Episode 10) SUND

Andy leaves Barney in charge while he goes to Raleigh to interview for another job, and things immediately get out of hand. Truck Driver: Andrew Duncan. Mrs. Jackson: Janet Stewart. Judd: Burt Mustin. Goober: George Lindsey.

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Fri Aug 18 9:00am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Lodge(Season 7, Episode 2) TVLAND

Howard attempts to join a private men's lodge in Mayberry, but one of the members mysteriously blackballs him. Howard: Jack Dodson. Mrs. Sprague: Mabel Albertson. Goober: George Lindsey. Jud: Burt Mustin.

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Fri Aug 18 9:25am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Pageant(Season 5, Episode 11) SUND

Aunt Bee believes she has what it takes to land the lead role as Lady Mayberry in the town's centennial pageant, but her audition is less than stellar. John: Olan Soule. Clara: Hope Summers. Doris: Barbara Perry. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier.

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Fri Aug 18 9:30am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Barbershop Quartet(Season 7, Episode 3) TVLAND

The barbershop quartet seeks a replacement when Howard gets sick, and Andy believes his best bet is his current prisoner, Jeff Nelson (Hamilton Camp), a chicken thief who has an urge to run. Sheriff Wilson: Ken Mayer. Jud: Burt Mustin. Wally: Blackie Hunt (more…)

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Fri Aug 18 10:00am
The Andy Griffith ShowEllie Saves a Female(Season 1, Episode 25) SUND

Ellie transforms a tomboyish farm girl (Edris March) into a head-turning beauty, but the girl's stubborn father doesn't like it. Flint: R.G. Armstrong. Jenkins: Bob McQuain. Ellie: Elinor Donahue. Barney: Don Knotts. Opie: Ronny Howard.

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Fri Aug 18 10:00am
The Andy Griffith ShowThe Ball Game(Season 7, Episode 4) TVLAND

Andy umpires a championship baseball game between Mayberry and Mount Pilot and gets an earful when he calls Opie out at home plate to end the game, with what would have been the tying run. Opie: Ronny Howard. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier. Goober: George Lindse (more…)

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Fri Aug 18 10:30am
The Andy Griffith ShowAunt Bee's Crowning Glory(Season 7, Episode 5) TVLAND

Aunt Bee buys a blond wig and becomes the talk of the town---and the object of the new minister's affection. Rev. Leighton: Ian Wolfe. Mrs. Larch: Carol Veazie. Maggie: Ruth Thom. Bernice: Janet Stewart. Aunt Bee: Frances Bavier. Clara: Hope Summers.

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Fri Aug 18 10:30am
The Andy Griffith ShowAndy Forecloses(Season 1, Episode 28) SUND

Andy is pressured by heartless Ben Weaver to serve a foreclosure notice to a struggling family living in one of Weaver's houses. Weaver: Will Wright. Scobey: Sam Edwards. Mrs. Scobey: Margaret Kerry. Bertha: Hope Summers. Barney: Don Knotts. Aunt Bee: Fran (more…)

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Fri Aug 18 11:00am
The Andy Griffith ShowQuiet Sam(Season 1, Episode 29) SUND

The suspicious habits of a shy farmer (William Schallert) living outside of town convince Barney that the man is a criminal. Barney: Don Knotts. Floyd: Howard McNear. Otis: Hal Smith. Opie: Ronny Howard.

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  • Birth Name: Mary Eleanor Donahue
  • Birth Place: Tacoma, Washington, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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