Barney visits the same time as a movie star who's also from Mayberry. When her PR man learns she and Barney dated in school, he has Barney escort her to her new movie's premiere. Unfortunately, Barney thinks he has rekindled an old romance. Written by
Did You Know?
'Don Knotts (I)' has the leading role in his special guest episode plus his name is listed above and before Andy Griffith
's name. See more
When Barney arrives in Mayberry on the train, the cars are painted up in the livery of the Union Pacific RR (obviously since it's filmed in Los Angeles area). However, the UPRR doesn't service North Carolina (they have no lines east of the Mississippi River).
The correct colors would have been cream and green, of the Southern Rwy, or the gold and black of the Seaboard Coast Line. See more