Andy is not very pleased with Opie when the boy comes home and tells him he crashed his bicycle into a tree wrecking the front wheel. Andy tells him he has a mind to make him pay for the repairs and Opie takes his comments to heart and starts looking for a part-time job. He's not having much luck but Aunt Bee steers him in the direction of the grocer who is advertising for a delivery boy. When Opie shows up at the store, there's another boy, Billy Crenshaw, who also wants it. They both get hired for a week and Opie is thrilled at the end of it when he gets the job permanently. When he hears why Billy wants the job however, he reconsiders.
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First episode shown in color. See more
When Opie is on his way to apply for a job at Mr. Doakes' store, his shirt tail is hanging out. In the very next shot after he rounds the corner, his shirt is tucked in. See more
I understand the grocery business has really picked up. People are ordering food just to see the races.