The Trouble With Father - Season 2

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Episode Guide

  • On the Trail
    On the Trail
    Episode 26
    4/11/52
    0.0
    The Erwins wander in circles searching for an elusive character named Lumpy.
  • Stu Paints the Roof
    Stu Paints the Roof
    Episode 25
    4/4/52
    0.0
    Stu, the do-it-yourself "expert", loses control of his temper and control of the spray gun he rents to paint the roof. The side of the house is ruined and Jackie's hair is now a new color.
  • Boys Aren't Everything
    3/28/52
    0.0
    Tomboy Jackie is forced to act like a young lady, and suffers being forced into a ballerina's outfit. It comes to a screeching halt during a visit from an old friend of Stu's.
  • Runaway
    Runaway
    Episode 23
    3/21/52
    0.0
    Poor Jackie's having a lousy day. After amassing punishments for spilling ink on her sister's homework, spilling jam on the kitchen floor, and almost knocking her father down, she packs up and runs away from home.
  • A Party Comes to Life
    3/14/52
    0.0
    Stu attempts to help Joyce's party, but his assortment of old-fashioned stunts like a taffy-pull fall flat with her new beau from Harvard.
  • Trouble Below
    Trouble Below
    Episode 21
    3/7/52
    0.0
    The tax assessor falls into the basement through a hole made in the floor by the exterminator who's trying to get rid of their termites.
  • Quiet Place
    Quiet Place
    Episode 20
    2/28/52
    0.0
    To escape the chaos that is their home, Stu takes June to a hotel for a needed rest. The supposedly relaxing trip becomes a disaster.
  • A Very Rainy Day
    A Very Rainy Day
    Episode 19
    2/22/52
    6.0
    Though Principal Erwin cancels school because of heavy rain, he assigns students the task of writing an essay about "How I Spent a Rainy Day." Meanwhile, he has to contend with a grocery robber and a reporter posing as a down-on-his-luck stranger.
  • Jackie Writes a Book
    2/15/52
    0.0
    After another one of Stu's sanctimonious lectures, this one on the freedom of the press, ten-year-old Jackie causes headaches when she writes a book about her family.
  • Premature Engagement
    2/8/52
    0.0
    Jackie concocts a phony story about Joyce getting engaged to boost her sister's popularity.
  • The Business
    The Business
    Episode 16
    2/1/52
    7.0
    Without consulting their wives, Stu and Harry each invest $1000 bucks to buy a business in foreclosure. When the tenant leaves town, the two men suddenly are running an enterprise they know nothing about: a women's dress shop. Meanwhile, their wives think they're each having an affair.
  • Love Bug
    Love Bug
    Episode 15
    1/25/52
    0.0
    Jackie's left hook shows itself when she develops a crush on her sparring partner.
  • Brown Eyes
    Brown Eyes
    Episode 14
    1/18/52
    0.0
    The Erwins' quiet home turns chaotic with the simultaneous arrival of a new calf and a new cook.
  • Joyce's Romance
    Joyce's Romance
    Episode 13
    1/11/52
    0.0
    June and Stu try to help Joyce in romance with tips from their courtship days. Joyce puts some other old tricks to work when she determines her boyfriend has several additional girlfriends.
  • Stu Has a Baby
    Stu Has a Baby
    Episode 12
    1/4/52
    0.0
    When June and the girls go shopping for baby clothes, rumors begin to fly that Stu's about to become a father again.
  • Egg Noggin'
    Egg Noggin'
    Episode 11
    12/28/51
    7.5
    Jackie falls off the roof, giving herself a lump on the head. Though the doctor says she's fine, she walks around in a daze reciting bizarre facts and making psychic predictions. Stu begins to smell a rat when Jackie wants a birthday party two days in a row.
  • Tempest in a Teapot
    Tempest in a Teapot
    Episode 10
    12/21/51
    0.0
    The family misunderstands Stu saying they're up by $5000, instead thinking they're in the hole by that much. To help the family finances, everyone starts economizing and getting jobs without telling Stu what they're up to.
  • The Big Game
    The Big Game
    Episode 9
    12/14/51
    6.5
    With the big football game coming up, Stu wants to make sure his Hamilton High students don't vandalize Central's campus. He declares that any trouble from his student body will result in forfeiture of the game. Stu finds himself in an embarrassing situation when Central's wrestling statue turns up in his basement.moreless
  • Jackie Knows All
    Jackie Knows All
    Episode 8
    12/7/51
    9.3
    When Jackie's mind-reading book fails to give her any psychic skills, she hooks up a hidden microphone instead. Also, Stu hatches a plan to get big money from property he thinks will be needed for the new airport.
  • In a Pickle
    In a Pickle
    Episode 7
    11/30/51
    7.0
    After Adele insults June's pickles, the women are in a battle for the best pickle prize at the county fair. Their husbands are supposed to deliver them for judging, but they get eaten by accident. Rather than tell their wives what has happened, Stu and Harry make substitute pickles themselves.
  • Father Does His Homework
    11/23/51
    6.5
    Stu spouts off again about men's superiority, this time belittling the management skills needed by a housewife. June lets him eat his words by leaving him in charge when she leaves town to attends a friend's wedding. As a great household "executive", he fails miserably.
  • Erwin for President
    11/16/51
    0.0
    While Jackie runs for class president, Stu campaigns for a new basketball court for the school. In the process, he almost becomes president of the town council.
  • The French Teacher
    The French Teacher
    Episode 4
    11/9/51
    0.0
    When an exchange teacher from France comes to town, the women become jealous of her due to the attention paid by their husbands.
  • Nice Little Doggie
    Nice Little Doggie
    Episode 3
    11/2/51
    0.0
    In his effort to butter up Mr. Selker and get him to buy the school a new baseball diamond, Stu agrees to care for his dog Mousie. The name is misleading; Mousie is a Great Dane.
  • The Bonus
    The Bonus
    Episode 2
    10/26/51
    0.0
    After giving away an unwanted gift, Stu finds the givers coming over for a visit.
  • Hate the Love Seat
    Hate the Love Seat
    Episode 1
    10/19/51
    7.0
    Stu jumps to conclusions and thinks June has spent their vacation money on an second-hand love seat. Not knowing she simply accepted its delivery for a neighbor, he calls a junkman to haul it away. It's off to the auction to buy it back.
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