The Dick Van Dyke Show: Season 3, Episode 32

Teacher's Petrie (13 May 1964)

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Laura takes a creative writing course, and the teacher extols Laura's writing abilities. Rob infers from this unwarranted attention that Mr. Caldwell is using Laura to meet him. In fact, Mr. Caldwell's interest is only in Laura.


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Episode complete credited cast:
Larry Mathews ...
Mr. Caldwell
Cheerio Meredith ...
Miss Prinder


Laura couldn't sign herself and Rob up for the Spanish class as she was supposed to since it was already full. Instead, she signed herself and Millie up for a creative writing class, which Rob obviously doesn't need. Based on Laura's description of her initial meeting with Mr. Caldwell, the teacher, Rob believes that Mr. Caldwell's praise of Laura was purely so that he can eventually ask professional writer Rob a favor, such as reading a manuscript he wrote or wanting to collaborate on a project. Laura is somewhat incredulous to Rob's suggestion. Rob is even more certain of his assertion after Laura gets an A+ on her first assignment, which Mr. Caldwell said was the best in the class, and after Rob reads Laura's submitted paper, which he thinks is not very good. After Buddy and Sally read Laura's assignment - which she wanted if only for objective opinions - Buddy comes up with a plan to test Rob's assertion for sure. As Rob carries out the plan, he finds that his assertion is only ... Written by Huggo

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