Season 5 Episode 1

Ep. 104: 9-15-73: Jerry Reed, LaWanda Lindsey

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Sep 15, 1973 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Hey Grandpa, What's for Supper? Here's what's on the menu tonight:
      Aw, stewed possum in a big iron pot, with potatoes and onions, if Grandma ain't forgot, and a jar of buttermilk just fetched from the spring and molasses cake still a bakin' in the range.

    • Hee Haw salutes Jonesville IN, population 80, and Four States WV, population 500.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • This episode marks the start of the 5th season, with the following changes. Anne Randall departs the cast, Roni Stoneman and Harry King Cole officially join the cast. Debut of new sketch "Sargent Samples of the Mounties" (most likely a parody of the then recently released movie "Sgt. Swell of the Mounties"), with Junior playing a Mountie rescuing a damsel in distress.

  • Allusions