iMayberry Community

In A Black Day For Mayberry, Andy was wearing a gun in order to help protect the gold truck. What other episodes contain scenes where the high sheriff made use of a firearm in the performance of his duties?

Views: 408

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

He wasn't really "making use of a firearm in the performance of his duties" but kinda.  In the episode when the "Man With A Limp" shows up and Barney thinks he's going to harm Andy, Andy does have a gun handy--just in case.  But he doesn't reveal it and the repentant ex-prisoner never knows it was there.

Although not shown, in this same ep, 'High Noon In Mayberry,' Barney mentions that Andy once shot Luke Comstock in the leg during a filling station robbery.

In Season 6, "Aunt Bee Gets a Job", Andy grabs Warren's gun and shoots out a tire as the counterfeiters tried to escape. And there was a fellow walking in the background in the direction of the shot, so Andy got a little reckless there!  Had Barney been around there would have been ample warnings to "watch out for the flying lead!"

All Aunt Bee could say was "Well, just because they are going out of business is no reason to shoot at them!"

Andy was skeet shooting with Thelmer Loos attractive cousin from Arkansas.

In the ep where Barney swallows his gum while in the barn, Andy has both a revolver and a rifle plus the walkie-talkie.  I think?  Have to go watch that one again. 

He held a shotgun on Goober (haha) and told him to "get that car out of the courthouse...right now!"
I was watching "The Big House" (aka The Rock) yesterday and Andy was carrying a shotgun, looking to capture the other two crooks. In fact, he used it to re-capture Doc and Tiny, the two crooks Barney couldn't keep in the cell, even with Gomer's assistance!
In Barney's Bloodhound (lollipop-eating Blue), Andy strapped on a gun to go looking for Ralph Neal.
He not only wore a gun, but actually fired it into the air in, "A Fued is a Fued." Calling the bluff of Mr. Wakefield and Mr. Carter.
Andy wore a gun when he arrested the two guys at the end trying to beat up Jerry Van Dyke, when he caught them with stolen purses, in the last B&W episode: Banjo Playing Deputy.
Just watched The Manhunt and Andy wore a gun while looking for the escaped prisoner.
Well, that's eleven so far, counting the skeet shooting!

RSS

Members

Latest Activity

Dave Cline replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Barney's Theories - List them here!
"A fire that's started pioneer style is bound to be hotter than fire started with ordinary…"
11 minutes ago
George's TV Repair replied to Chris Millican's discussion fun with episode lines: opie and the spoiled kid
"I WANT MY BIKE!"
7 hours ago
George's TV Repair replied to One Selfish Giraffe's discussion School locations/teenagers
"Opie traded horse hairs for pennies run over by a train with ??Johnny Paul?? after church in…"
7 hours ago
Chris Millican posted a discussion

fun with episode lines: opie and the spoiled kid

that Arnold winkler from Raliegh, boy he sure could yell!I love the talk Andy and Opie had about…See More
9 hours ago
Franklin Dickerson replied to ColHarV's discussion Have YOU ever NOTICED?
"In Andy's Vacation Opie is nowhere to be seen and I also wonder how Andy got up to the lake."
15 hours ago
Shorty Cox replied to One Selfish Giraffe's discussion School locations/teenagers
"Where did all the Mayberry kids attend Church?  Opie was he only kid I can recall ever seeing…"
15 hours ago
Shorty Cox replied to Shorty Cox's discussion POINTS TO PONDER
"It was the uniform they gave to Ernest T so he could catch a woman.  Barney had it special…"
15 hours ago
Mayor Pike replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Barney's Theories - List them here!
"That's funny! I guess a person starting to bark in their sleep would verify that theory!"
17 hours ago
Dud replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Barney's Theories - List them here!
"He did read that if you put a willow chip under a dogs head while he is dreaming and then put it…"
18 hours ago
Mayor Pike replied to One Selfish Giraffe's discussion School locations/teenagers
"We know this: The courthouse was on a line connecting Andy's house and the school. In Opie…"
18 hours ago
Thelscuz replied to Shorty Cox's discussion POINTS TO PONDER
"And didn't Barney say one time that he had his uniform made and paid for it himself? …"
20 hours ago
One Selfish Giraffe posted a discussion

School locations/teenagers

So, where were the schools? The grade school must have been very nearby since people were always…See More
21 hours ago

© 2017   Created by Allan "Floyd" Newsome.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service