As hard as he tries, Dobie just can't seem to get rid of Zelda Gilroy, the one girl he doesn't want but wants him. Zelda is aware of Dobie's failings, such as not being a very bright ... See full summary »

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Florida Friebus ...
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Sheila James Kuehl ...
Zelda Gilroy (as Sheila James)
Lee Goodman ...
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Imogene Burkhart
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As hard as he tries, Dobie just can't seem to get rid of Zelda Gilroy, the one girl he doesn't want but wants him. Zelda is aware of Dobie's failings, such as not being a very bright student and thus not having any future career prospects. Zelda compensates for that by mapping out their future: they will live on a farm after they get married so that Dobie will at least be able to provide food. In being a farmer, Dobie has to take biology class, with which Zelda will help him. Dobie agrees to take biology only because he knows that brainy Zelda has his academic best interest in mind and will help him. Dobie sees being a farmer as his only future hope, regardless of if Zelda is in that future. As usual, Maynard follows Dobie into biology class. Their first project is to examine the effects of hormones on chicken. One will be injected with female hormones, one will be injected with male hormones and the control chicken will get no injection. Three problems arise with their new ... Written by Huggo

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This is the first time that Maynard says, "I'm like getting all misty" and "You're like a real human being." See more »

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Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else but Me)
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Written by Lew Brown, Sam H. Stept and Charles Tobias
Background in grocery store
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