Originally recorded April 1, 1960, and aired Oct. 14, 1960. The actual pilot episode of the series, shown to network executives to sell the series.
1. The 1960 theme song is played and the original opening is shown.
2. You learn that Barney can play the bongo drums.
3. Since this is from 1960, the old-style form of resuscitation is used.
4. Fred works for the Rockhead & Quarry Cave Construction Co.
5. The YCMA is mentioned, as are Halloween and Brigitte Bardot.
6. This is the first of Fred's numerous birthday episodes.
7. In this episode, the Flintstones' house is at the corner of Fifth and Stone Canyon.