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  1. Cultural references help explain AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Coastal Courier

    My husband grew up in a working-class neighborhood in Cincinnati, Ohio, in the 1960s. He tells me that he got his work ethic and determination from his dad, his politeness from his mom, his sense of right and wrong from "Leave it to Beaver" and "The Andy Griffith Show," and his sense of humor from "Petticoat Junction" and "The Beverley Hillbillies."

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  2. Cultural references help explain AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Bryan County News

    My husband grew up in a working-class neighborhood in Cincinnati, Ohio, in the 1960s. He tells me that he got his work ethic and determination from his dad, his politeness from his mom, his sense of right and wrong from "Leave it to Beaver" and "The Andy Griffith Show," and his sense of humor from "Petticoat Junction" and "The Beverley Hillbillies."

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  3. 275 antique 'candlestick' phones to cross auction block Dec. 6-7 at Morphy'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | PR Log

    ... over at the TV that was always on in my office, and there was Andy Griffith [Sheriff Taylor on The Andy Griffith Show ], talking on his candlestick phone. I thought, 'How cool is that!'" Before long, D'Acosta was scouring antique shops around Texas ...

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  4. Riptide Music Group Presents Authentic Early Sixties Rock 'n' Roll...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Mi2n

    ... These projects include Ken Burns' documentary "Baseball," the TV series "Black Sheep," "Mad Men" and "The Andy Griffith Show," as well as many others. "We are very happy to associate with Riptide Music, a great company with a great team. We are very ...

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  5. May the froth be with youRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | O-R Online

    ... already confused by this storyline, I suggest that you stop reading and watch reruns of “The Andy Griffith Show” on cable TV instead. If Gomer and Goober aren't clones, who is? Hard-core fans complained that if Stormtroopers are clones ...

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  6. Former Texas TV executive's collection of rare antique telephones to be auctioned Dec. 7 at Morphy'sRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Art Daily

    ... over at the TV that was always on in my office, and there was Andy Griffith [Sheriff Taylor on The Andy Griffith Show], talking on his candlestick phone. I thought, 'How cool is that!'' Before long, D'Acosta was scouring antique shops around Texas ...

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  7. Ordinary Folk History: Donna Kilpatrick StockebrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Daily Republic

    Left, Donna Kilpatrick Stockebrand's 1964 Armijo High senior picture, center, the switchboard on Missouri Street in the 1950's and right, Stockebrand today The image that many have of telephone operators from back when is somewhere in-between nosy Sarah on "The Andy Griffith Show," who eavesdropped on calls, and Ernestine, the snarky, snorting Lily Tomlin character from "Laugh-In." For former Fairfield resident Donna Kilpatrick Stockebrand, 67, however, it was not a TV show, but her entry-level position into a 26-year career working for the Pacific Telephone company.

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  8. Best Day-TrippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | LA Weekly

    ... the duck pond, woodland setting and three-acre lake from their starring role as the background on The Andy Griffith Show reruns. With its amphitheater and nature museum, Franklin Canyon Park is a nice day's ideal rural retreat, perfect for bringing ...

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    Nov 17, 2014 | The American Conservative

    ... less integrated civic space. Americans still hold a special place in their hearts for Main Streets. "The Andy Griffith Show" and many other classic TV series were built around them. In mythical Mayberry, Floyd's Barbershop was across from Sheriff ...

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  10. BWW Reviews: BAGGAGE is Full of Splendid SurprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is yet another superbly written comedy, by award-winning playwright Sam Bobrick (of "Bewitched" and "The Andy Griffith Show"). The action takes place in a living room of a tastefully furnished, New York apartment. The story revolves around the ...

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  11. Lawsuit Over Most Iconic TV Theme Songs EVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | TMZ.com

    An enormous family fight has erupted over 2 of the most iconic TV theme songs in HISTORY. A dude named Earle Hagen wrote the opens for " The Andy Griffith Show " and " The Dick Van Dyke Show ."

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  12. Karen Knotts shares memories of her father in comedy showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Don Knotts was best known as Barney Fife, a character he played for five years (1960-1965) on "The Andy Griffith Show" before moving on to other movie and TV roles. Karen Knotts has developed her own comedy routine based on her memories and stories ...

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  13. Meet 3 animals who saved human childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | New York Post

    ... a great mimic - of cats, dogs, chickens and humans kissing. Plus, he could do a spot-on whistle of "The Andy Griffith Show" theme song. One day in 2006, with Samantha at school, Hannah had perched herself in front of morning cartoons while Meagan ...

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  14. Berlin-based expat, Michael Lederer, plumbs issues of loss, recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | TeleRead

    ... romantic view of America taken from old black and white TV shows of the 1950s and 1960s - shows like 'The Andy Griffith Show' and 'Leave it to Beaver'." "Of course it was never as simple as that, but try telling that to the fellow in my book," ...

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  15. William and pregnant Kate Middleton family fading in a whoosh?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... to an ice cream social. That grey hat took me back about fifty years, easily, to an early episode of the Andy Griffith Show, where I think Aunt Bea was wearing almost exactly the same hat! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aunt_Bee . And afterwards, Kate ...

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  16. Chip Kelly channels Andy Griffith show with Eagles play sheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | NJ.com

    In Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, Kelly's play sheet was shown by the Fox broadcast with the words "Barney Fife" harkening back to the character on the Andy Griffith Show played by Don Knotts.

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  17. Mayberry, Metropolis and Rigel VIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | MetaFilter

    ... was widely used for television shows like Bonanza , The Adventures of Superman and, most prominently, The Andy Griffith Show . It even got used in a number of classic Star Trek episodes (and be sure to visit this site for some nice screen caps ...

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  18. Ron Howard shares memories of his careerRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    . But Tar Heels view him as their native son, thanks to his childhood role as the beloved Opie on "The Andy Griffith Show," the 1960s television sitcom set in fictional Mayberry, N.C. Now 60 and an Academy Award-winning filmmaker, Howard received a ...

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  19. Betty Lynn reunites with Ron HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    Movie director Ron Howard, left, best-known to many in these parts as "Opie," pauses for a photo with Betty Lynn of Mount Airy, a co-star from "The Andy Griffith Show," during an appearance by Howard Thursday night in Greensboro.

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  20. We All Still Live in MayberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | American Thinker

    This fall, MeTV, the channel that runs "classic" television series of the '60s through '80s, is featuring "The Andy Griffith Show." In a recent episode, Opie feels left out because Andy has been focusing so much attention on his girlfriend, Peggie.

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