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Dr. Bennett

Dr. Bennett was a local Mayberry physician. He comes to the Taylor home to examine Goober, who is suffering from whiplash. He was portrayed by George Selk. Advertisements

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Millie Hutchins

Millie Hutchins is Howard Sprague’s girlfriend, played by actress Arlene Golonka on The Andy Griffith Show. This may be considered the same character as Millie Swanson, who appears on Mayberry R.F.D.

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Howard Sprague

Howard Sprague is Mayberry’s artless county clerk and the long-suffering son of Mrs. Sprague. He is portrayed by actor Jack Dodson in 38 episodes of The Andy Griffith Show and 45 episodes of Mayberry R.F.D.. He also appears in the … Continue reading

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Helen Crump

Andy and Helen have many pleasant social outings: they attend dances, picnic at Myers Lake, and double date with others (usually Barney Fife and Thelma Lou). Their relationship however, is not one of complete sweetness and light. The two have … Continue reading

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Leon

Leon is the preschool-aged sandwich eating cowboy seen, but rarely heard, in five episodes of The Andy Griffith Show. He was portrayed by Clint Howard, the younger brother of Ron Howard.

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Ellie Walker

Ellie Walker is a pharmacist who assists her uncle Fred Walker at Walker’s Drugstore in Mayberry. She is played by actress Elinor Donahue in twelve episodes of the first season of The Andy Griffith Show, during which she becomes Andy … Continue reading

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Thelma Lou

Thelma Lou’s last name and occupation are never revealed, however in one episode she mentions getting back to the office. Her two cousins are Mary Grace Gossage and Karen Moore. She lives in a small, quaint home within Mayberry city … Continue reading

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