Two fun-loving girls from Mount Pilot interrupt Andy and Barney's late night office work. When Helen and Thelma Lou see them together, they get upset and cancel their dates to the big dance. Barney decides he and Andy will take the fun girls instead. Written by
Did You Know?
Goober was Gomer's cousin, mentioned as early as 1962 but not seen until the April 1963 episode "Fun Girls". That episode was also the only time Gomer and Goober appeared on screen together during the series (though they did also appear together once on Gomer Pyle: USMC
(1964) and in the reunion TV movie Return to Mayberry
(1986)). See more
As Helen and Thelma Lou exit the theater, the movie poster says "Gary Grant" (instead of Cary Grant). See more