Green Acres (1965–1971)
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I Didn't Raise My Husband to Be a Fireman 

Oliver is allowed to join the Hooterville Volunteer Fire Department if he'll play an instrument in their marching band. As Chief Joe Carson explains, they have more parades than fires. ... See full summary »

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Mr. Haney
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Eb Dawson
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Hank Kimball
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Kate Bradley
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Sam Drucker
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Oliver is allowed to join the Hooterville Volunteer Fire Department if he'll play an instrument in their marching band. As Chief Joe Carson explains, they have more parades than fires. Patiotic speeches follow as Oliver takes his new duties very seriously. Written by Jay Phelps <jaynashvil@aol.com>

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19 January 1966 (USA)  »

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Instead of her usual "hotscakes," Lisa serves up fried oatmeal. See more »

Quotes

Oliver Wendell Douglas: Now how do I go about joining?
Uncle Joe Carson: You gotta talk to the fire chief.
Oliver Wendell Douglas: Well allright, now who's the...
[notices Uncle Joe is putting on a fire helmet]
Oliver Wendell Douglas: ... are you the chief?
Uncle Joe Carson: I ain't wearing this white helmet to match my shoes.
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Edited into Green Acres: The Man for the Job (1967) See more »

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