In the series' pilot episode, cousins Bo and Luke Duke intercept Hazzard County Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane's illegal shipment of slot machines, then plan to use the proceeds to donate to the Hazzard County Orphanage in Rosco's name, to ensure his win in an upcoming election against a corrupt opponent. Written by
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Did You Know?
The first General Lee, aka "Lee1" was rescued from the Georgia woods, on Sunday, August 12th, 2001 by Gary Schneider and Travis Bell. In 2005 the car began an intensive restoration. Sunday, November 11th, 2006, 29 years to the day after it made the premier General Lee jump, John Schneider
unveiled the fully restored car to a small group of fans at Oxford College in Oxford Georgia. The car was rolled out in front of Seney Hall, the very spot the jump successfully took place. See more
Pay close attention to when Rosco is chasing Bo and Luke through the town square. Parked in front of one of the strip centers is the extra General Lee. See more
This is Bo Duke and Luke Duke. They're cousins. They fight the system.
References The Lawrence Welk Show