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Season 5

14 Sep. 1966
The Party Line
Granny receives a box from Cousin Pearl in the hills. One of the items in the box is an old fashioned crank telephone. Granny asks Jethro to hook it up to a party line on the pole so she can listen in on the party line.
 
21 Sep. 1966
The Soup Contest
Granny despairs of Elly Mae ever finding a husband and decides to promote her non-existent cooking skills. She is entered into a TV show cook off but nothing she fixes is edible.
 
28 Sep. 1966
Jethro Takes Love Lessons
Jethro is in love with Susie, the carhop waitress at the local drive-in, but Susie keeps rejecting his advances. Jed advises a dejected Jethro to take dating advice from Dash Riprock, the movie star/playboy neighbor to the Clampetts. Dash advises Jethro to buy a convertible, invite Susie to go on a double date with Elly Mae and him, and even lets Jethro use his bachelor pad. Despite Dash's efforts, Jethro still can't get past his hillbilly ways to Susie's heart.
 
5 Oct. 1966
The Badger Game
A con artist pretends to be someone from back home and stays with the Clampetts. She plans to get photos of Jed in a compromising position in order to blackmail him.
 
12 Oct. 1966
The Badgers Return
Jethro decides to sophisticate Emaline but she has bigger plans for blackmailing Mr. Drysdale with her cuckoo clock camera. The colonel continues to woo Granny. The two swindlers though haven't met someone as sharp as Jed.
 
19 Oct. 1966
The Gorilla
Jethro is chopping wood while a chimpanzee named May Bell watches. He wishes that he could teach May Bell to chop wood. When Elly May comes by, she and Jethro talk and decide that they want a gorilla.
 
26 Oct. 1966
Come Back, Little Herbie
The Clampetts miss Herbie and asks for Mr. Drysdale's in getting the tame gorilla back. The banker promises to help but actually hinders the effort.
 
2 Nov. 1966
Jed in Politics
Granny's soap making is sending noxious smoke into the air which gets the attention of smog commissioner Tinsley. He shuts down the operation and Jed decides to run against him when he misunderstands Mr. Drysdale's advice.
 
9 Nov. 1966
Clampett Cha Cha Cha
Granny wins free lessons from a supposedly acclaimed dance school.
 
16 Nov. 1966
Jed Joins the Board
Jed takes a job on the board of directors of O.K. Oil Company.
 
23 Nov. 1966
Granny Lives It Up
Cushing makes another attempt to get the Clampetts to move their money to his bank by romancing Granny. When Drysdale learns of this, he decides to bring his father-in-law Lowell Farquhar, who had once dated Granny, to draw Granny away from Cushing.
 
30 Nov. 1966
The Gloria Swanson Story
Gloria Swanson and Drysdale are doing some business which involves her selling her house and some of her possessions and donating the proceeds to charity and she's moving East. When the Clampetts read about her moving away,Jethro who heard a story that she's auctioning of her things think that she's broke and that she's being forced to sell her possessions Granny being a big fan is heart broken. They go to see her and try to life up her spirits by saying they like her movies and that they're still being shown in their hometown. Jed decides to ask Chapman to make a ...
 
7 Dec. 1966
The Woodchucks
Jethro is so desperate to meet a woman that when Miss Hathaway's bird watching group arrives, he goes out of his way to try to impress the women.
 
14 Dec. 1966
Foggy Mountain Soap
Flatt and Scruggs are visiting to film a TV commercial for a detergent. Commodore Ratterman thinks the Clampett authenticity would help sell the soap. He doesn't count on their honesty or Jethro's incompetence as a director.
 
21 Dec. 1966
The Christmas Present
In order to buy Mrs. Drysdale a special Christmas present, the Clampetts take seasonal jobs in a department store.
 
28 Dec. 1966
The Flying Saucer
Granny discovers Martians next door at the Drysdale mansion.
 
4 Jan. 1967
The Mayor of Bug Tussle
Amos Wentworth Hogg, Mayor of Bug Tussle, travels to Beverly Hills to visit the Clampetts with hopes of raising money to cover an embezzlement debt. The Clampetts, however, believe he has eyes for Granny.
 
11 Jan. 1967
Granny Retires
Granny decides to take her share of the Clampett millions and move back home.
 
18 Jan. 1967
The Clampett Curse
Jed and Granny decide to donate the burden of their millions to some college students and move back home.
 
1 Feb. 1967
The Indians Are Coming
When Crowfoot Indians come to Beverly Hills to discuss a boundary dispute at the Clampett oil field, Granny prepares for war.
 
8 Feb. 1967
The Marriage Machine
Jethro goes to a computer dating service, and Granny follows to find a date for Jed.
 
15 Feb. 1967
Elly Comes Out
After reading the Society page Granny decides to best way to get Elly a husband is to throw her a coming out party, complete with possum burgers and gopher gravy. Mrs. Drysdale, hoping to forever humiliate them, is all too happy to help.
 
22 Feb. 1967
The Matador
Jethro learns about bullfighting and decides bring a matador would be a perfect job. El Magnifico is to teach him but then he meets Ellie Mae and wants to marry the Clampett heiress. Her concern is for the bulls.
 
1 Mar. 1967
The Gypsy's Warning
The Clampketts come across Narda and Yerko, two gypsies, who decide to run a scam on the unsuspecting clan. Involving both a marriage prophecy and and a curse, the crooks see the families 's naivety to their advantage.
 
8 Mar. 1967
His Royal Highness
The Clampetts are visited by a real king, Alexander so Granny and Mrs. Drysdale start matchmaking. The broke royal needs a wealthy bride and courts Ellie. Drysdale niece Doreen is tricked by a costumed Jethro and ends up unimpressed.
 
15 Mar. 1967
Super Hawg
The Drysdales have temporary custody of a baby hippo and when Granny spots it she thinks it's a giant hog. She makes plans for turning into future meals while Ellie sees it as another pet.
 
22 Mar. 1967
The Doctors
Granny continues her doctoring and is especially pleased with her new batch of tonic. Dr. Clyburn is determined to get her to stop so invites her to his office to show her how modern medicine works. Granny has other ideas.
 
29 Mar. 1967
Delovely and Scruggs
Country music legends Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs visit the Clampetts while Lester's "citified" wife, Gladys, heads to Mammoth Studios for a screen test directed by Jethro (at Lester's request).
 
12 Apr. 1967
The Little Monster
The Clampetts agree to watch their banker's nephew Milby but they don't know he's spoiled rotten. His behavior tests the patience of all, especially Granny who has a few ideas on teaching him manners.
 
12 Apr. 1967
The Dahlia Feud
Mrs. Drysdale's dahlias spark a feud with the Clampett's when Margaret Drysdale accuses Granny of theft.
 

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