Ernest Borgnine would return as Willy Moran in the show's second season opener Around the Horn.
Marjorie Lord played Kathy Williams in Make Room for Daddy and is the mother of actress Anne Archer.
The name of Andrew Duggan's character in this episode (Dan Brady) would be recycled and used again in the Season Five premiere.
Kevin Hagen would go onto play Doc Baker on Little House on the Prairie.
Adams: (to Moran) You were all right at Gettysburg once you sobered up.
Robinson: (to Moran) Get in the back of the wagon, you sot.
Ben: Were you a good fighter, Mr. Moran?
Moran: A lot of people thought so, son.
Moran: (to Mary) You're uncle's so respectable he hurts all over, don't he?
Mary: You're a good man, Willie Moran. Don't let anyone rob you of that.
Adams: Willie, you're an idiot but you're my kind of idiot.