Petticoat Junction Season 2

Season 2

Petticoat Junction Season 2

First Air Date: September 22, 1964

First Aired on    :   1964
Episodes    :   36 episodes



Episodes

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2x36 There's No Business With Show Business (June 15, 1965)


Circus boss Harry Harmon has heard about Uncle Joe's reputation as an easy mark, and he plans to con Joe into letting the flat-broke circus troupe take up lodging at Shady Rest.


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2x35 The Hairbrained Scheme (June 08, 1965)


Uncle Joe buys a goat which he hopes to milk for millions--by peddling the milk as a hair-growing balm to aid Hooterville's numerous bald citizens.


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2x34 The Brontosaurus Caper (June 01, 1965)


Betty Jo has given up baseball to dedicate her life to science--or at least to her handsome new science teacher


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2x33 There's No Stove Like an Old Stove (May 25, 1965)


Fed up with chopping wood for Kate's old wood-burner, Uncle Joe cooks up a scheme to get her to buy a new stove.


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2x32 Why Girls Leave Home (May 18, 1965)


A music professor recommends that would-be singer Bobbie Jo go to New York for singing lessons, Billie Jo wins a chance for a screen-test in Hollywood, and Betty Jo earns a scholarship at a school in New Hampshire. Kate only has enough money to send one off to take advantage of their once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, so who will it be?


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2x31 The Chicken Killer (May 11, 1965)


Dog Catcher Hinky Mittenfloss, who's been after the Bradley dog for some time, locks up the pooch on charges of killing a farmer's chickens.


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2x30 Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Jinx? (May 04, 1965)


No one in Hooterville wants any part of Uncle Joe, for the word's around that he is a jinx


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2x29 The Mayor of Hooterville (April 27, 1965)


Uncle Joe thinks it's time Hooterville elected a mayor and he has an excellent candidate in mind: himself.


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2x28 Bedloe Gets His Comeuppance (2) (April 20, 1965)


Betty Jo's pal, Willie, has a knack for predicting the right outcome of each roulette spin. Uncle Joe tries to use his ability to save the whole valley from the foreclosing wrath of Pixley Bank President, Homer Bedloe.


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2x27 Bedloe's Most Fiendish Scheme (1) (April 13, 1965)


Homer Bedloe has arranged for the Pixley Bank to foreclose on Kate Bradley's mortgage, so Uncle Joe and the daughters are forced to seek employment


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2x26 The Black Box (April 06, 1965)


A top-secret Air Force camera, equipped with a detonating device to prevent its capture, falls out of a plane--and lands at Shady Rest.


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2x25 A Tale of Two Dogs (March 30, 1965)


Hooterville is feuding with neighboring Crabwell Corners over possession of a Spanish-American cannon, and Betty Jo is feuding with Tad Winslow of that town over who has the better dog


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2x24 The Shady Rest Hotel Corporation (March 23, 1965)


The hotel needs a new water heater and Uncle Joe wants to pay for it by selling stock in the Shady Rest Hotel Corporation.


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2x23 A Borderline Story (March 16, 1965)


Surveyors discover that Shady Rest straddles the county border and Uncle Joe plans to play this up as a sure-fire tourist attraction.


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2x22 Visit From the Governor (March 09, 1965)


Uncle Joe wants to invite the governor of the state to visit Hooterville, but no one will support his proposal


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2x21 Modern Merchandising (March 02, 1965)


Sam Drucker's customers at the general store are deserting him to shop at a new supermarket in nearby Pixley


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2x20 For the Birds (February 23, 1965)


The Cannonball must temporarily cease operations: A bird has established a nest in the train's smokestack. Needless to say, Homer Bedloe tries to turn the situation to his advantage


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2x19 Hooterville Crime Wave (February 16, 1965)


As Hooterville's bounty hunter, Uncle Joe may finally get the chance to capture someone: Two escaped convicts are in the area.


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2x18 Kate Bradley, Girl Volunteer (February 09, 1965)


Hooterville's embarrassed volunteer firemen, unable to put out a blaze on the Cannonball, have to call for outside help.


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2x17 A Matter of Communication (February 02, 1965)


It's some miles to the nearest telephone and the girls are beginning to feel like social outcasts, but Kate can't afford to have a special line run to Shady Rest. Uncle Joe devises a scheme to connect all of the phone-less citizens of Hooterville using barbed wire hooked to Army surplus phones.


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2x16 Billie Jo's First Job (January 26, 1965)


Billie Jo has landed her first job, but Kate's not so sure she approves: Billie's going to be private secretary to novelist Oliver Fenton, whose books have been banned in Hooterville


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2x15 There's No Flame Like an Old Flame (January 19, 1965)


Uncle Joe has begun corresponding with the Widow Perkins, an old flame who left Joe standing at the altar - and then married the best man.


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2x14 The Curse of Chester W. Farnsworth (January 12, 1965)


Uncle Joe is convinced that Shady Rest is haunted by the ghost of Chester W. Farnsworth, a guest at the hotel some fifty years ago.


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2x13 Smoke-Eaters (January 05, 1965)


The members of the Hooterville Volunteer Fire Department Band are trying to raise money because without it, they cannot establish a Hooterville Volunteer Fire Department.


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2x12 The Lost Patrol (December 29, 1964)


Shady Rest is invaded by the Army, which is conducting maneuvers in the area, and some of the troops are more interested in Kate's daughters than they are in the war games.


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2x11 Mother of the Bride (December 15, 1964)


Rumor has it that Billie Jo is secretly engaged to Dan Plout, who is none other than the son of Kate's arch-enemy, Selma Plout.


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2x10 Kate's Bachelor Butter (December 08, 1964)


Food salesman Jack Crandall, a passenger on the Cannonball, is stunned when the train stops just so Charley and Floyd can pick apples for Kate's special recipe: Bachelor Butter


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2x09 Bedloe's Nightmare (December 01, 1964)


Homer Bedloe, the Hooterville Cannonball's arch-enemy, has been having terrible nightmares about the train. To get rid of them, his psychiatrist suggests that he ""learn to love"" the Cannonball


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2x08 Betty Jo's Pen Pal (November 24, 1964)


Shady Rest has an exotic guest: Betty Jo's Japanese pen pal Nobuko


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2x07 The Great Buffalo Hunt (November 17, 1964)


Uncle Joe shocks Kate by bringing home a buffalo! It's part of his scheme to dupe a wealthy British sportsman into coming to ""Shady Rest Hunting Lodge


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2x06 My Dog the Actor (November 10, 1964)


Billie Jo enters a picture of the family dog in a pet-food company's contest, and the mutt is selected one of five finalists.


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2x05 As Hooterville Goes (October 27, 1964)


Hooterville will have to go some to retain its record as the first community in the state to file election returns--Crabwell Corners has got itself an automatic voting machine


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2x04 The Umquaw Strip (October 13, 1964)


Homer Bedloe sees an opportunity to close down the Hooterville Cannonball when he learns that an Indian tribe has legal title to the land the Cannonball's tracks are on


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2x03 Have Library, Will Travel (October 06, 1964)


Uncle Joe has grown extremely fond of pretty librarian Phyllis Marsh, who has set up a traveling library in the baggage car of the Hooterville Cannonball


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2x02 Race Against the Stork (September 29, 1964)


Kate's friend, Elsie, comes to stay at Shady Rest while waiting to have her baby, and a nervous Uncle Joe immediately works out a master plan to get a doctor to Shady Rest when the crucial time arrives


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2x01 Betty Jo's Dog (September 22, 1964)


Betty Jo has a new friend - a little dog that keeps following her around. She'd like to keep the animal, but Kate says the animal must go.




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