Green Acres: Season 1, Episode 4

The Best Laid Plans (6 Oct. 1965)

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Lisa goes back to New York to get their furniture causing the townsfolk to think that she has left for good.



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While Oliver makes plans to get the farm in working order, Lisa travels to New York to pack up their furniture. After she heads off, the locals assume Lisa has walked out on him and offer their condolences; they aren't interested in the true story. While she's in the city, Oliver's mother connects her with an architect who designs an extravagant country club rather than a simple farmhouse. Written by Jay Phelps <>

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The title is from a line in 'To a Mouse' by Robert Burns: "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men / Gang aft a-gley." See more »


The character Rodney Weatherby is listed as Roland Weatherby in the credits See more »


Mr. Haney: [to Eleanor the cow] You know what to do, Eleanor, when you see Mr. Douglas, be sure you look sad. Try to cry a little.
[Eleanor moos]
Mr. Haney: Sadder!
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