The Beverly Hillbillies Season 4

Season 4

The Beverly Hillbillies Season 4

First Air Date: September 15, 1965

First Aired on    :   1965
Episodes    :   32 episodes



Episodes

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4x32 Jethro Goes to College (May 18, 1966)


Jethro goes to college & when he graduates Mr Drysdale makes him Vice President of the Bank. Elly wants to go to college too, but she ends up in a karate school.!


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4x31 Granny Tonics a Birdwatcher (April 27, 1966)


Prof.Biddle drinks some of Granny's tonic thinking it's water & his personality changes.


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4x30 Jethro Gets Engaged (April 20, 1966)


Jethro get's a job as Dash Riprock's stunt double. He changes his name to ""Beef Jerky"".


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4x29 The Bird Watchers (April 13, 1966)


Mr Drysdale wants Dash to ask Elly for another date. Miss Jane meets her hero, Prof. Biddle (of the Biddle birdwatchers)& they go out on a field trip looking for birds to watch.


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4x28 Jethro's Pad (April 06, 1966)


While cleaning out Mr Drysdale's garage to earn some extra money for his new pad, Jethro finds a large pile of ""mens magazines"". With his new pad (a beat-up old caravan) Jethro is eager to lure a girl there so he visit's the kitty cat club & parks his pad on the beach. Things are going all right until the tide comes in & his ""pad"" starts floating.


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4x27 The Beautiful Maid (March 30, 1966)


Julie Newmar as an actress studying backwoods behavior for a movie role.


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4x26 The Folk Singers (March 23, 1966)


Jethro abandons his career as an astronaut to become a folk singer.


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4x25 Flatt and Scruggs Return (March 16, 1966)


Musicians Flatt and Scruggs pay a visit.


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4x24 The Old Folks Home (March 02, 1966)


A spring-fever epidemic hits the Clampett home.


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4x23 The Great Jethro (February 23, 1966)


Jethro decides to be a magician after seeing Marvo the Magnificent.Marvo puts on a magic show for the Clampetts-and later sells Jethro his entire warehouse of equipment(which had been just sitting there for years).Jethro tries to put on a similar magic show-and he doesn't succeed.


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4x22 Brewster's Baby (February 16, 1966)


Granny and Elly head for the Ozarks to help deliver a friend's baby.


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4x21 Sonny Drysdale Returns (February 09, 1966)


Perpetual student Sonny Drysdale returns home.


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4x20 The Big Chicken (February 02, 1966)


Granny thinks an ostrich in their yard is a big chicken & tries to catch it for supper.


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4x19 The Cat Burglar (January 26, 1966)


Elly-May is worried because she heard there was a Cat-Burglar on the loose. So she gathered up all her cats & took them inside the house. Later the Cat Burglar posing as a detective arrives at the Clampett's place pretending to secure it against burglars,but is really ""casing the joint."" Elly May sets some traps & catches the cat burglars assistant & Jethro catches Miss Jane. (Much to her delight !)


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4x18 The Buggy (January 19, 1966)


The Clampetts buy a horse for Mrs Drysdale named Lightning. Jed wants Mr Drysdale to ask his wife if she'll compete with Granny in a buggy race.


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4x17 The Trotting Horse (January 12, 1966)


Granny asks Jethro to give her driving lessons. After the first lesson he quits & Mr Drysdale talks Jed into buying a trotter. The Clampetts just want the horse to take Granny to town when she wants to go,instead of waiting for Jethro to drive her. When a man arrives with the horse, he has the racing buggy with him. The Clampetts think it's a normal buggy without any sides or roof.


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4x16 The Richest Woman (January 05, 1966)


The world's richest woman has her eye on the Clampett estate.


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4x15 The Common Cold (December 29, 1965)


Granny has a cure for the common cold & opens up an office in Mr Drysdale's Building.


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4x14 Military School (December 15, 1965)


Jethro enters military school.


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4x13 Mr. Farquhar Stays On (December 08, 1965)


Mrs. Drysdale's father, an aristocratic Bostonian, is coming to visit, and she's afraid that one glimpse of the unrefined Clampetts will send him back to Boston.


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4x12 Mrs. Drysdale's Father (December 01, 1965)


Mrs Drysdale's father arrives & is a little short of cash. After hearing that Jed next-door is a millionaire he invites himself over for a game of poker. Mrs Drysdale's Father is winning until Granny sits in on the game & then she ends up with all the winnings. Mrs Drysdale's father then shoots some pool with Jed but he loses again.


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4x11 Hoe Down a-Go-Go (November 24, 1965)


Jethro has girl trouble—he can't get one! Jed and Granny decide throw a wing-ding where he and Elly Mae can meet nice young folks. The bank's Ms. Hathaway and Mr. Drysdale help in arranging the musical talent. They mention the Beatles, Byrds, Herman's Hermits, Freddie and the Dreamers and the Animals! There's a very funny extended discussion about the Beatles where Mr. Drysdale schemes a way to get them as depositors for his bank! Jethro and Ms. Hathaway go the Whisky-A-Go-Go and find the Enemys (featuring a very young Cory Wells—later of The Dog Night.) wailing on ""Mojo Woman"" and ""Oh Pretty Woman,"" and ""Turkey In The Straw."" The Enemys sound like the Yardbirds! Lengthy extended scenes featuring the Enemys and wild teens dancing the jerk, frug and boogaloo! Jethro ends up wearing a Beatle wig! There's also a groovy ""beat music"" square dance! Must see rock n roll TV!


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4x10 The Poor Farmer (November 17, 1965)


Drysdale organizes a financial syndicate.


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4x09 A Real Nice Neighbor (November 10, 1965)


The Clampetts think the house keeper from next door is their new neighbour.


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4x08 The Courtship of Elly (November 03, 1965)


Elly May again becomes the target of one of Granny's matchmaking schemes.


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4x07 The Clampetts Play the Rams (October 27, 1965)


Drysdale's maid is spending too much time with Jethro.


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4x06 The Possum Parade (October 20, 1965)


Granny is wondering why her opponent Mrs Drysdale hasn't started her campaign for Possum Queen yet. When Mr Drysdale learns this he immediately starts campaigning for his wife without his wifes knowledge. Granny gets all fired up & the insults are hurled back and forth,When Mrs Drysdale finds out what's going on she goes home to her bed & stays there. Granny thinks she has been too mean to Mrs Drysdale so she pulls out of the race for Possum Queen.


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4x05 Possum Day (October 13, 1965)


Granny thinks Mrs.Drysdale is running against her for Possum Queen.Granny and the family put on a rip-snotin' campaign to elect Granny Possum Queen.Mr.Drysdale,in the meantime,is trying to get any city he can to hold a Possum Day parade.


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4x04 The Private Eye (October 06, 1965)


Jethro is a 'double nought' spy waiting for a call from 'M' so he can go on an adventure. Mr Drysdale gives him an office in the bank & Elly May is his secretary. After a visit from two other 'agents' Jethro thinks he's on his way. However the two 'agents' know Jethro's office is above the Bank's Vault & want to break in to it until the double nought spy foils their plan.!


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4x03 The Sheik (September 29, 1965)


Jed appears on TV with an Oil Sheik & the president of the O.K. Oil Company. When Jed mentions ""he ain't got no wife"" the Sheik sends him four of his own.!


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4x02 That Old Black Magic (September 22, 1965)


Granny thinks Mrs Drysdale's astrology is Black Magic, Mrs Drysdale's horoscope says to make friends with the neighbours. Granny chases her away, but later goes to apologise & is shocked to find a Minah bird in the Drysdales house.! Granny thinks Mrs Drysdale's turned herself into a crow.!


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4x01 Admiral Jed Clampett (September 15, 1965)


Mr Drysdale wants Jed to buy a yacht & join the Yacht club. Jethro sees Mr Drysdale's captains hat & goes out to find a something similar for Jed. He returns with an Admirals uniform.! The clampetts agree to meet Mr Drysdale & Miss Jane at the Dock but get lost & end up at a navy base. They see a Navy vessel & think it's a yacht. When Jed walks up the Gangway in his admirals uniform the sailors think it's a surprise inspection. After a 'test drive' Jed decides to pass on buying the 'boat'.




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