F Troop

Season 2 Episode 23

That's Show Biz

Aired Tuesday 9:00 PM Feb 09, 1967 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • O'Rourke: You are now looking at "The Termites."
      Agarn: The Termites?!?
      Dobbs: We'll eat our way into your hearts.

    • Wild Eagle: Stop the music!
      Agarn: Now wait a minute, chief. You promised no flaming arrows.
      Wild Eagle: Wild Eagle love Bedbugs. They could be big hit at our Playbrave Club.
      Agarn: You mean that, chief?
      Crazy Cat: Indians will love this music. The can make a lot of money on teepee circuit.
      Agarn: You're talking to the right fella, 'cause I happen to be their manager.
      Wild Eagle: Then you can get lots of Indian camp bookings, including anniversary dance at Little Big Horn!

    • Capt. Parmenter: Corporal, this is a very serious decision. Don't you want to take some time and think it over?
      Agarn: No, sir. I think those boys have a great future. All they need is a manager with a good ear for music, showmanship and brains.
      O'Rourke: Welcome back to F Troop, Agarn!

    • O'Rourke: Will you stop reading those medical books?!?
      Capt. Parmenter: He's right, corporal. Everytime you read about a new disease, you think you've got it.
      O'Rourke: Yeah, last week he opened a Chinese fortune cookie and went to bed with the Asiatic flu.

  • Notes

    • "The Factory" had two of its members, Lowell T. George and Richard T. Hayward, go on to be founding members of eclectic band Little Feat two years later in 1969. Additional credited members of the Factory were Warren S. Klein and Martin F. Kibbee.

  • Allusions

    • The names of the groups, "The Bedbugs" and "The Termites," are take-offs on the insect motif of the Beatles name, which was based on "beetles."