The Andy Griffith Show

Season 3 Episode 11


Aired Monday 9:30 PM Dec 10, 1962 on CBS

Episode Recap

Coming home from a day of fishing,the car that Barney and Floyd came in, runs out of gas. As they start walking down the road, they notices smoke coming from the chimmeny of a Charlie O'Malley house who they thought was out of town. Inside there are three escaped female convicts. The convict capture Barney and Floyd and Barney is forced to call Andy and tell him that they stopped at a friends house. Later the convicts take Floyd to get groceries. They run into Andy who upon seeing a woman in the car assumes that there is a party and not figuring out what is going on he lets them go. Soon afterwards, O'Malley arrives on a bus and Andy realizes what is going on and captures the convicts.