Roger Courtney invites Andy to come up to the state capital and meet the membership committee of The Esquire club and be considered for membership. Andy accepts the offer but tells him he'll be bringing Barney along also. Barney is very excited at the prospect of joining this exclusive club but he's worried that Andy may need a bit of polishing. Andy wants to be himself when meeting the club but Barney insists on putting on airs to impress them...which of course backfires. Written by
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Andy and Roger Courtney are discussing Andy visiting the esquire club and several references are made to "making it up to the state capitol". If in fact the fictional Mayberry is Mount Airy North Carolina then the state capitol, Raleigh, would be down from Mayberry approximately 139 miles to the Southeast. See more