Jethro and Elly dress up in Bonnie and Clyde costumes and end up scaring Mr. Drysdale; to get back at them, Mr. Drysdale dresses up as a bank robber but gets caught.
Did You Know?
The title refers to the fact that by the time this episode aired, the Flatt and Scruggs version of the instrumental bluegrass classic "Foggy Mountain Breakdown" had become very popular due to its inclusion on the soundtrack of the recently released hit film Bonnie and Clyde
(1967). The duo perform it in this episode, as well as two alternate versions of the series' theme song, "The Ballad of Jed Clampett," each with different lyrics. Joi Lansing
, who portrays Scruggs' blond bombshell wife Gladys, also performs a vocal selection, backed by the duo. See more
References Bonnie and Clyde