Stu Erwin played a mild-mannered high-school principal, with June Collyer as his wife.
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 Stu Erwin (130 episodes, 1950-1955)
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 June Erwin / ... (130 episodes, 1950-1955)
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 Joyce Erwin (104 episodes, 1950-1953)
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Stu Erwin played a mild-mannered high-school principal, with June Collyer as his wife.

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21 October 1950 (USA)  »

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Trouble with Father  »

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New 6 episode DVD
29 March 2006 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

It is digitally remastered which accounts for how good it looks. It is out on DVD under "Trouble with Father". 9 years later Sheila Kuehl went on to the "Dobie Gillis" show. The dialog moves pretty fast compared to an old Burns & Allen show.The show was called "Life with the Erwins" originally. Funny thing is I never heard of Stu Erwin before I saw this DVD set. The first episode is about some ugly furniture. Most of the show deals with pricing. Selling furniture for $2; spending $20. For today's value you can multiply all prices by about 10. So if he spends $20 it is really $200. When he says he saved over $400, it would be about $4,000 today.


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