The Beverly Hillbillies

Season 9 Episode 20

Elly, the Working Girl

Aired Unknown Feb 23, 1971 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Granny tells Jed about a movie in which a secretary, played by Theda Bara, marries her boss without ever touching a typewriter. The movie is called Office Wife. However, Bara was never in any such movie.

  • Quotes

    • (The Clampetts and Miss Jane come back to her apartment after being arrested)
      Drysdale: You've been completely exonerated.
      Jed: Well, we was at first, but we's cooled off now.

    • (Drysdale tells Phinney he wants it so Miss Jane's life is a living hell)
      Phinney: Mr. Drysdale, did you serve in World War II?
      Drysdale: Yes I did.
      Phinney: Which side?

    • Phinney: What's all the smoke in there?
      Jed: It's just the mattress burnin'.
      Phinney: You're an arsonist!
      Jed: No sir. Like I told you before, I'm a Clampett.

    • Phinney: But you see, you looked like a vagrant.
      Jed: No sir, I'm a Clampett.

    • Jed: Granny, it 'ppears that you see this job mainly as a way for Elly to meet fellas.
      Granny: How do you see it?
      Jed: Same way.

    • Jethro: You's cookin' my favorite thing.
      Granny: What's that?
      Jethro: Food!

  • Notes

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