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Season five of The Andy Griffith Show goes to both extremes for me.
Since he is Gomer Pyle's cousin, it was decided Goober should be a Pyle as well.
Forgive me if any of these questions have been addressed before, but I'm kind of new and too lazy to scroll right now. 2)why was Barney sometimes dating Thelma Lou, but sometimes calling Juanita for dates? Andy Griffith did have trouble relating closely to women; and unfortunately the character Ellie was something of a threat to Sheriff Andy.
I think Ellie was just written out after the first season, at Eleanor Donohue's request.
She works at the diner, so perhaps it is implied too that she has several of the married or committed men in town interested, playing up an old stereotype.
4)Does anyone know if Jack Prince (Rafe) ever recorded any records? I do not have my reference book with me, but I think that book mentions that Juanita's last name is said to be Beasley, which is also given as Goober's last name when he first appears.