"He's So Near" / "Turn Around" (Arlen Records)
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[on the early careers of Buddy Ebsen
's, Max Baer Jr.
's, Irene Ryan
's and herself, before co-starring on The Beverly Hillbillies
(1962)] It was the American Dream. But I think it had a lot of good things in it, too. We were all so grateful to be working, Buddy Ebsen--he had started out in vaudeville, and he had done many things, but his career wasn't on an upswing or anything. Granny, [Irene Ryan]...
The Beverly Hillbillies
(1962), created by Paul Henning
, centered on Jed Clampett (Buddy Ebsen
), a poor Ozarks mountaineer who strikes oil on his property and then moves the family to California, purchasing an estate in the Beverly Hills of Bel Aire. As the story goes in the theme song, "One day he was shooting for some food, and up through the ground come a bubbling crude ... Oil that is, black ...