Petticoat Junction was the brainchild of Paul Henning, whose most famous creation was the Beverly Hillbillies. The two series are very similar in style.
Petticoat Junction aired for 1963 to 1970, totalling 222 episodes.
The series is set in a small town called Hooterville, and centers on the running of the Shady Rest Hotel.
Season 1 Episode 1 - Spur Line To Shady RestThe railroad has discovered that they are running a spur line between Hooterville and Pixley and decide to close it down. If they do, it will mean ruin for the Shady Rest Hotel. Originally released: 24 September 1963. Runtime: 25:26.
Season 1 Episode 6 - Please Buy My VioletsUncle Joe squanders Kate's money on cheap perfume, trying to turn a quick buck. The money was put aside to buy mosquito nets, to protect the guests. Originally released: 29 October 1963. Runtime: 25:25.
Season 1 Episode 8 - Kate's Recipe For Hot RhubarbKate has persuaded Bobbie Jo into going on a double date with Billie Jo, but it is a failure. Kate decides to teach Bobbie Jo how to make 'hot rhubarb'. Originally released: 12 November 1963. Runtime: 25:24.
Season 1 Episode 15 - Herbie Gets DraftedHerby has been drafted and is unhappy about it. The girls suggest to him, that he might become an astronaut. After hearing this Uncle Joe soon gets in on the act. Originally released: 31 December 1963. Runtime: 25:31.
Season 1 Episode 16 - Bobbie Jo And The BeatnikBobbie Jo has fallen in love with a young, no good poet and brought him home. Kate has to think of a plan to show Bobbie Jo what he is really like. Originally released: 7 January 1964. Runtime: 25:28.
Season 1 Episode 20 - Last Chance FarmThe Junction is in major financial problems. So to get some money Uncle Joe tries to convince a couple of rich ladies that Shady Rest is in fact a reducing farm. Originally released: 4 February 1964. Runtime: 25:17.