The boys send away for a genuine Florida alligator and decide to keep it secretly in their bathroom. Eventually it outgrows the bathroom and is moved to the basement where the boys charge ten cents to the neighborhood kids for a quick peek. They name him after Captain Jack, who once owned an alligator farm and who advises the boys on how to care for their alligator until June finds out...Read the full recap
Edgar Buchanan returns in Uncle Billy and Uncle Billy's Visit but is best known for his role in "Petticoat Junction" as Joseph P. "Uncle Joe" Carson
This episode marks the first time a toilet was ever seen of TV. Even then they would only allow the tank portion to be seen.