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You'll think you're in Mayberry

When you pull up in front of a nearly exact replica of Sheriff Andy Taylor’s house, you feel like you’re in the sleepy town of Mayberry, N.C., and you’ve stepped back in time to a simpler way of life. 1,032 more words


Since having written about the Andy Griffith Show I thought it appropriate to post this little video.

What I enjoy most about the Darling family is that my father’s ancestry is similar. 18 more words

Farming The Dream

8 Things I Would Want If I Were The Last Woman on Earth...

After watching the first episode of The Last Man on Earth on Sunday, I started to think about which TV memorabilia I would drive around the country to collect if I were the last woman on earth. 309 more words

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Mr. McBeevee

The Andy Griffith Show” is one of my favorite televisions shows. It isn’t just that it’s well written and well acted, it’s that it’s life affirming. 1,376 more words

"There goes a goober for 'ya …"

My golf friends Dave and Ray introduced me a few years ago to a new moniker for locals I’d otherwise call rednecks.

“There goes a goober for ‘ya,” they’d say, referring to someone who was, well, a goober. 218 more words

Count Istvan Teleky - Mayberry, NC

Count Istvan Teleky is the name of an 18th century nobleman featured on the CBS rural comedy THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW (1960-68).

On episode No. 142 “Three Wishes for Opie,” a deck of cards was discovered inside an ornate box purchased at a police auction in Mt. 551 more words