Inspired to become a reporter by a visiting foreign news correspondent, Beaver runs to the local newspaper after school to apply for the open delivery boy position. But the job goes to a boy who pretends to be sick to get out of school early and Beaver, unwilling to "rat" on the dishonest kid, hopes that the new carrier will make so many mistakes that the paper will fire him. Written by
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Cleaver home phone number is given in this episode as KL5-4763. The number of the local newspaper office, as reported to Ward by Beaver, is KL4-6287. See more