Socrates "Sock" Miller joins the city council, clashing with the mayor John Peoples. Sock dates then marries his daughter Mandy complicating things. Sock has a basset named Cleo who shares her thoughts and best friend Rollo.

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 Socrates 'Sock' Miller / ... 104 episodes, 1955-1958
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 Amanda 'Mandy' Peoples Miller / ... 104 episodes, 1955-1958
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 Cleo the Basset Hound 104 episodes, 1955-1958
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 Augusta 'Aunt Gus' Peoples / ... 96 episodes, 1955-1958
Paul Maxey ...
 Mayor John Peoples / ... 93 episodes, 1955-1958
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Socrates "Sock" Miller joins the city council, clashing with the mayor John Peoples. Sock dates then marries his daughter Mandy complicating things. Sock has a basset named Cleo who shares her thoughts and best friend Rollo.

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6 October 1955 (USA)  »

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In 1955, the show aired Thursdays on NBC right after Dragnet (1951). See more »

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Memorable for inventing the "secret marriage" ploy
17 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

Okay, it was the fifties. You couldn't suggest that attractive, favorable characters, you leads, could be having unmarried sex. But wait! Suppose they're *secretly* married! Then it's okay that they sneak off and do things that don't get explained, but provide opportunity for comedy as they perpetually are almost getting caught.


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