The Beverly Hillbillies: Season 8

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1

Back to the Hills

The Clampetts head for the hills to snare a man for Elly May.

2

The Hills of Home

Partly filmed in the Ozarks: the Clampetts’ hectic homecoming.

3

Silver Dollar City Fair

Granny is trying to snare a spouse for Elly May.

4

Jane Finds Elly a Man

Jane and Jethro become involved in the search for Elly’s groom-to-be.

5

Wedding Plans

The Clampetts plan Elly’s wedding to Matthew Templeton (Roger Torrey).

6

Jed Buys Central Park

Con man Shifty Shafer (Phil Silvers) meets Jed in the Ozarks.

7

The Clampetts in New York

Phil Silvers as con man Shifty Shafer. Partly filmed in New York.

8

Manhattan Hillbillies

Sammy Davis Jr. has a cameo on the hillbillies’ New York jaunt.

9

Home Again

Granny complicates things for Elly and her beau (Brian West).

10

Shorty Kellems Moves West

Shorty (Shug Fisher) goes West for a fling at the wild life.

11

Midnight Shorty

A rumor that Shorty is a millionaire lands him loads of dates.

12

Shorty Go Home

Granny wants to send Shorty packing.

13

The Hero

Soupy Sales plays the Drysdales’ air-ace nephew.

14

Our Hero the Banker

Air Force ace Jetstream Bradford joins his Uncle Drysdale’s bank.

15

Buzz Bodine, Boy General

Jethro arrives in Hooterville wearing the uniform of a general.

16 Jan 07
1970

The Clampett-Hewes Empire

Rumor has it that the Clampetts plan to merge their interests with a tycoon (Guy Raymond).

17 Jan 14
1970

What Happened to Shorty?

Silver Dollar City’s mayor is fixin’ to send Shorty back to the hills.

18 Jan 21
1970

Marry Me, Shorty

The marriage battle between Shorty and Elverna (Elvia Allman) rages on.

19 Jan 28
1970

Shorty Spits the Hook

Shorty balks at marrying Elverna.

20 Feb 04
1970

Three-Day Reprieve

Shorty must behave for three days before he can marry Elverna.

21 Feb 11
1970

The Wedding

How to calm a nervous groom: lock him in a bear cage.

22 Feb 18
1970

Annul That Marriage

Shorty and Elverna engage in marital mayhem.

23 Feb 25
1970

Hotel for Women

The Clampett mansion may become a hotel for single women.

24 Mar 04
1970

Simon Legree Drysdale

Slave driver Drysdale meets his secretary’s burly brother.

25 Mar 11
1970

Honest John Returns

Con man Shifty Shafer (Phil Silvers) hooks Jed on a plan to rid Los Angeles of smog.

26 Mar 18
1970

Honesty is the Best Policy

Shifty Shafer and his wife scheme to defraud the Clampetts.

About The Beverly Hillbillies

The Beverly Hillbillies (1962 – 1971) is an American sitcom that was one of the most successful comedies in the history of American television.

The story of Jed Clampett, a widowed, simple backwoods mountaineer who becomes a millionaire when oil is discovered on his property in Sibly (an Ozark community). Episodes relate his misadventures when he and his family move to Beverly Hills, California, and struggle to adjust to the fast, sophisticated modern life of the big city.

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