This episode marks the first appearance of Jack Burns as deputy Warren Furgeson. Warren, who only lasted a few episodes, was the show's only real attempt to replace Barney Fife.
Although legally bingo might be seen as gambling, there are numerous legal precedents where charity bingo and raffles are permitted by state and federal law.
Andy: You've obviously never heard of the rules for living a long happy life. Here they are. Never play leapfrog with an elephant. Never pet a tiger lest his tail's wagging. And never, EVER mess with the Ladies Auxiliary.
Warren: Eighteen wrongs don't make a right. That's a saying, Andy.
This is the first episode with Jack Burns as Warren Ferguson.