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The New Andy Griffith Show 

After working for several years in the state capital for the government, Andy Sawyer learns that the mayor of his hometown is retiring from the position and is looking for an appointee to ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Andy Griffith ...  Andy Sawyer 10 episodes, 1971
Lee Meriwether ...  Lee Sawyer 10 episodes, 1971
Ann Morgan Guilbert ...  Nora 10 episodes, 1971
Lori Rutherford Lori Rutherford ...  Lori Sawyer 10 episodes, 1971
Marty McCall Marty McCall ...  T.J. Sawyer 10 episodes, 1971
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After working for several years in the state capital for the government, Andy Sawyer learns that the mayor of his hometown is retiring from the position and is looking for an appointee to fill in for the rest of the term. Thinking it sounds like a good deal, Andy packs up and moves back home to Greenwood with his wife and two children to become the new mayor of the sleepy little southern town. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Andy's back in town! See more »

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English

Release Date:

8 January 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El nuevo show de Andy Griffith See more »

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ADA See more »
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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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This series was quickly put together in order to replace Griffith's series Headmaster (1970) which was low-rated. It premiered one week after the final episode of "Headmaster" in the same time slot. See more »

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Followed by Goober & the Truckers' Paradise (1978) See more »

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Repeat spot for Meriweather
14 March 2018 | by burn4580See all my reviews

Lee Meriweather also played Andy Griffith's very pregnant wife two years earlier in 1969's, "Angel In My Pocket."


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