Friday, September 25th, 1964
s1e1: Gomer Overcomes the Obstacle Course
Gomes tries to pass the obstacle course to please Sgt. Carter.
Friday, October 2nd, 1964
s1e2: Guest in the Barracks
To the consternation and dismay of Sgt. Carter, Gomer breaks regulations and sneaks a recruit's girlfriend in to visit him in the barracks.
Friday, October 9th, 1964
s1e3: Private Ralph Skunk
Gomer adopts a pet skunk.
Saturday, October 16th, 1965
s1e4: Captain Ironpants
After a straight-laced lady Marine officer reports him for not saluting her, Gomer attempts to help transform her into an attractive woman.
Friday, October 23rd, 1964
s1e5: Gomer Learns a Bully
A trouble-making recruit decides to use Gomer as his fall guy.
Friday, October 30th, 1964
s1e6: Pay Day
Gomer is convinced he has been a ""goldbrick"" and stubbornly refuses to accept part of his paycheck -- even when the Pentagon orders him to do so.
Friday, November 6th, 1964
s1e7: Nobody Loves a Sergeant
Carter is driven crazy by the fact that no matter what he does to Gomer, Gomer still likes him.
Friday, November 13th, 1964
s1e8: Gomer and the Dragon Lady
Carter sets Gomer up with a beautiful but unkissable Dragon Lady.
Friday, November 20th, 1964
s1e9: Survival of the Fattest
Gomer and Carter go on a five-day survival test.
Friday, November 27th, 1964
s1e10: A Date for the Colonel's Daughter
Gomer escorts the Colonel's daughter to the enlisted men's dance.
Friday, December 4th, 1964
s1e11: They Shall Not Pass
On maneuvers, Gomer leads the squad into an ambush.
Friday, December 11th, 1964
s1e12: Sergeant Carter, Marine Baby Sitter
Carter gives Gomer a lift in his jeep and finds himself helping Gomer babysit.
Friday, December 18th, 1964
s1e13: The Case of the Marine Bandit
A mother-daughter burglar team uses Gomer for their next heist.
Friday, December 25th, 1964
s1e14: Sergeant of the Week
Carter thinks Gomer is dying and tries to be nice to him.
Friday, January 1st, 1965
s1e15: Grandpa Pyle's Good Luck Charm
Grandpa Pyle gives Gomer a good luck charm to help him gain self-confidence.
Friday, January 8th, 1965
s1e16: Dance, Marine, Dance
Gomer and Carter are taken in by a phony dance studio when they both sign lifetime contracts for lessons.
Friday, January 15th, 1965
s1e17: Sergeant Carter's Farewell to His Troops
The men try to change Carter's mind when he decides to leave the Marine Corps.
Friday, January 22nd, 1965
s1e18: The Feudin' Pyles
Gomer befriends Branch, a country boy from a neighboring hometown -- until he learns that their two families have been feuding for generations.
Friday, January 29th, 1965
s1e19: Love Letters to the Sarge
Gomer writes secret love letters to Carter in order to cheer him up.
Thursday, February 25th, 1965
s1e20: Sergeant Carter Get a Dear John Letter
Carter discovers that his girlfriend dumped him -- for Gomer.
Friday, February 12th, 1965
s1e21: Daughter of the Sarge
Carter's adopted Korean daughter arrives -- but she is no longer the little girl he remembers, and Carter thinks she is going to marry Gomer.
Friday, February 19th, 1965
s1e22: Officer Candidate Gomer Pyle
Gomer and Carter take the exam for the officer's training program.
Friday, February 26th, 1965
s1e23: Old Man Carter
When the platoon celebrates Carter's birthday, he begins to worry he is getting old.
Friday, March 5th, 1965
s1e24: Gomer Makes the Honor Guard
Carter may reluctantly be forced to use Gomer as an honor guard -- he's one of the few who owns a dress-blue uniform.
Friday, March 12th, 1965
s1e25: My Buddy, the War Hero
Gomer tries to prevent Carter and his old friend from becoming enemies.
Friday, March 19th, 1965
s1e26: Double Date With the Sarge
Carter and Gomer wind up on a double date.
Friday, March 26th, 1965
s1e27: The Jet Set
Gomer accidentally takes a detour on his way downtown and winds up on a round trip jet flight to Rome.
Friday, April 2nd, 1965
s1e28: Sergeant of the Guard
Gomer tries to capture a gang of thieves who have been robbing the Marine warehouse.
Friday, April 9th, 1965
s1e29: Gomer Dates a Movie Star
Gomer is asked to escort a movie star and the Colonel's daughter to a dance.
Friday, April 16th, 1965
s1e30: Gomer the M.P.
MP Gomer mistakenly arrests a government inspector.
Friday, September 17th, 1965
s2e1: PFC Gomer Pyle
Carter postpones his vacation until all his men pass their PFC exams -- and, of course, Gomer is the only one to fail.
Friday, September 24th, 1965
s2e2: Third Finger, Left Loaf
Gomer is asked to be the best man at his friend's wedding, then loses the ring the night before the ceremony.
Friday, October 1st, 1965
s2e3: The Blind Date
Carter sets Gomer up with a blind date who thinks he is an oil millionaire.
Friday, October 8th, 1965
s2e4: Home on the Range
Gomer unknowingly finds shelter for a family of hillbillies in a shack which is the target of war games.
Tuesday, October 12th, 1965
s2e5: Gomer Untrains a Dog
Gomer's chosen as companion of a new sentry dog -- and turns the guard dog into a pet.
Friday, October 22nd, 1965
s2e6: Supply Sergeants Never Die
Carter, who says that Supply Sgt. Singer has the easiest job, wagers that any knucklehead could handle the job -- even Gomer.
Friday, October 29th, 1965
s2e7: Cat Overboard
The platoon goes on sea duty, and Gomer sneaks a stray cat on board the ship, then is ordered to ditch the feline.
Friday, November 5th, 1965
s2e8: Gomer Captures a Submarine
Gomer ruins a simple reconnaissance mission.
Friday, November 12th, 1965
s2e9: The Grudge Fight
Carter challenges the fleet's retired boxing champion to a fight.
Friday, November 19th, 1965
s2e10: Gomer, State Witness
Gomer is the only witness to Carter's auto accident.
Friday, November 26th, 1965
s2e11: A Visit From Cousin Goober
Goober pays Gomer a surprise visit.
Friday, December 3rd, 1965
s2e12: A Groom for Carter's Sister
Gomer tries to convince Carter that his sister's fiance is a nice guy.
Friday, December 10th, 1965
s2e13: Gomer Minds His Sergeant's Car
Gomer takes care of Carter's car -- which gets stolen and wrecked.
Friday, December 17th, 1965
s2e14: Gomer the Peace Maker
Gomer tries to reunite Carter with his girlfriend.
Friday, December 24th, 1965
s2e15: Gomer Pyle, POW
On maneuvers, Carter gives Gomer false information---hoping he'll be captured by the enemy camp.
Friday, December 31st, 1965
s2e16: Gomer Pyle, Civilian
When Sgt. Carter orders him to take a furlough, Gomer becomes a civilian employee at the base.
Friday, January 7th, 1966
s2e17: Gomer and the Beast
Gomer tries cheering up a depressed waitress, only to discover that she is the girlfriend of a tough Marine sergeant.
Friday, January 14th, 1966
s2e18: Grandma Pyle, Fortune Teller
Gomer's fortune-telling Grandma pays a visit.
Friday, January 21st, 1966
s2e19: Arrividerci, Gomer
Gomer sings an Italian love song to his friend's sister -- and her mother thinks he is proposing to her.
Friday, January 28th, 1966
s2e20: Segeant Carter Dates a Pyle
Gomer arranges a date for Carter with his cousin Bridey Pyle.
Friday, February 4th, 1966
s2e21: Little Girl Blue
Gomer befriends the little daughter of a visiting colonel.
Friday, February 11th, 1966
s2e22: A Star is Born
Carter becomes the star of a documentary about the Marine Corps.
Friday, February 25th, 1966
s2e23: Gomer and the Phone Company
Gomer tries to repay the $40 he received at a pay phone to the phone company, but gets arrested instead.
Friday, March 4th, 1966
s2e24: Duke Slate, Night Club Comic
Duke wins an amateur talent contest by picking Carter as the butt of his comedy act.
Friday, March 11th, 1966
s2e25: Vacation in Vegas
Gomer wins a trip to Las Vegas. Problem: whom should he take? Then he and Carter win a fortune gambling.
Friday, March 18th, 1966
s2e26: Opie Joins the Marines
Opie runs away from Mayberry to join Gomer in the Marines.
Friday, March 25th, 1966
s2e27: A Date With Miss Camp Henderson
Carter bets Gomer he can't get a date with Miss Camp Henderson.
Friday, April 1st, 1966
s2e28: Gomer and the Father Figure
Gomer and Carter are taken by an old con man.
Friday, April 8th, 1966
s2e29: Desk Job for a Sergeant
Carter decides to resign when he feels his platoon can get along without him.
Friday, April 15th, 1966
s2e30: Gomer, the Would-Be Hero
Carter prvents a holdup but gives the credit to Gomer.
Wednesday, September 14th, 1966
s3e1: Lies, Lies, Lies
Gomer tries to convince his friends that a movie star has invited them all to a barbecue at her house.
Wednesday, September 21st, 1966
s3e2: Crazy Legs Gomer
Carter plans to use Gomer to win the inter-squad competition.
Wednesday, September 28th, 1966
s3e3: Gomer the Carrier
Gomer and Carter are the only ones who don't come down with German measles.
Wednesday, October 5th, 1966
s3e4: Caution: Low Overhead
Sgt. Carter sets out to expose a fraud by proving to Gomer that the man who sold him a cheap watch is a crook.
Wednesday, October 12th, 1966
s3e5: Show Me The Way to Go Home
Gomer is accused by a drunk's wife of turning her husband into an alcoholic.
Wednesday, October 19th, 1966
s3e6: How to Succeed in Farming Without Really Trying
Carter sabotages Gomer's garden by putting vodka in his prize watermelon.
Wednesday, October 26th, 1966
s3e7: Gomer and the Little Men From Outer Space
Carter sends Gomer to a psychiatrist when he claims he has seen men from outer space.
Wednesday, November 2nd, 1966
s3e8: The Borrowed Car
Gomer is arrested after wrecking Sgt. Carter's car.
Wednesday, November 9th, 1966
s3e9: Gomer Pyle, Super Chef
Carter bets Sgt. Hacker that he can't teach Gomer to cook a meal.
Wednesday, November 16th, 1966
s3e10: Marry Me, Marry Me
Gomer dates a girl with similar interests, then discovers that she considers them engaged after the first date.
Wednesday, November 23rd, 1966
s3e11: Cold Nose, Warm Heart
Carter gives his girlfriend a puppy only to find himself competing with it for her affections.
Wednesday, November 30th, 1966
s3e12: Follow That Car
Gomer and Carter are captured by smugglers.
Wednesday, December 14th, 1966
s3e13: It Takes Two to Tangle
Sgt. Carter learns Bunny was seen with another man.
Wednesday, December 21st, 1966
s3e14: Whither the Weather
Gomer can predict the weather better than the weather bureau.
Wednesday, December 28th, 1966
s3e15: Love's Old Sweet Song
A songstress applauds Gomer's song with a kiss.
Wednesday, January 4th, 1967
s3e16: Gomer the Recruiter
Gomer unwittingly signs up a fugitive bank robber as a new recruit.
Wednesday, January 11th, 1967
s3e17: The Secret Life of Gomer Pyle
Carter suspects Gomer has been spending his Sundays at the beach; then tries to meet the beauties Gomer appeared with in a magazine.
Wednesday, January 18th, 1967
s3e18: Go Blow Your Horn
Carter tries to transfer Gomer to the Marine band.
Wednesday, January 25th, 1967
s3e19: You Bet Your Won Ton
Gomer holds a farewell dinner in a Chinese restaurant, not knowing it is a front for a gambling operation.
Wednesday, February 1st, 1967
s3e20: Sue The Pants Off 'Em
Two shyster lawyers try to get Gomer and Carter to file a false damage suit after a near miss from an automobile.
Wednesday, February 8th, 1967
s3e21: Gomer the Card Shark
Carter and Duke use Gomer to expose a card cheat.
Wednesday, February 15th, 1967
s3e22: To Re-enlist or Not to Re-enlist
Sgt. Carter attempts to keep Gomer from re-enlisting.
Wednesday, February 22nd, 1967
s3e23: Lou Ann Poovie Sings Again
The Marine's favorite nightclub singer returns: Lou-Ann Poovie, who looks like a dream and sings like a nightmare. Sgt. Carter fights for her favors with two rivals -- Gomer and Duke.
Wednesday, March 1st, 1967
s3e24: Gomer, the Welsh Rarebit Fiend
Gomer's love for Welsh rarebit causes him to sleepwalk -- and to tell off Carter.
Wednesday, March 8th, 1967
s3e25: Sing a Song of Papa
A club owner wants Gomer to sing every night.
Wednesday, March 15th, 1967
s3e26: Where There's a Will
Carter volunteers Gomer for a parachute jump.
Wednesday, March 22nd, 1967
s3e27: Lost, the Colonel's Daughter
Gomer loses the colonel's daughter at a go-go club, then tracks her to a beatnik den.
Wednesday, March 29th, 1967
s3e28: The Crow Ganef
Gomer's new friend, a crow, turns out to be a thief, plundering everyone -- and stashing the loot in Gomer's locker.
Wednesday, April 5th, 1967
s3e29: One of Our Shells is Missing
Carter and Gomer hunt for a live mortar shell which the private lost during practice.
Wednesday, April 12th, 1967
s3e30: Lou Ann Poovie Sings No More
When Lou-Ann is about to be fired from her job as a nightclub singer, Gomer finds her a job as a salesgirl.
Friday, September 8th, 1967
s4e1: A Visit from Aunt Bee
Aunt Bee objects to Carter's attitude toward Gomer.
Friday, September 15th, 1967
s4e2: The Recruiting Poster
Gomer learns his face will be on a recruiting poster -- instead of Sgt. Carter's.
Friday, September 22nd, 1967
s4e3: Corporal Carol
A man-hungry woman Marine tries to split up Gomer and Lou-Ann.
Friday, September 29th, 1967
s4e4: Leader of Men
A visiting Congressman suggests a promotion for Gomer, and Carter nearly loses his stripes training Gomer to take command.
Friday, October 6th, 1967
s4e5: Gomer, the Beautiful Dreamer
Gomer's dreams keep coming true, and his latest has Carter proposing to Bunny.
Friday, October 13th, 1967
s4e6: The Great Talent Hunt
Gomer represents his platoon in a talent contest.
Friday, October 20th, 1967
s4e7: Gomer Says Hey to the President
Lost Gomer winds up in the President's office.
Friday, October 27th, 1967
s4e8: And A Child Shall Lead Them
Gomer and Carter try helping a Japanese boy who claims he's lost.
Tuesday, October 31st, 1967
s4e9: The Show Must Go On
Gomer has stage fright and loses his voice just before a Washington show.
Friday, November 10th, 1967
s4e10: The Better Man
Lou Ann's father and ex-fiancÃ© come to town, and her father tries to persuade her to discard Gomer.
Friday, November 17th, 1967
s4e11: To Watch A Thief
Gomer thinks Carter stole a watch from the base PX.
Friday, November 24th, 1967
s4e12: The Prize Boat
Gomer wins a boat in a jingle contest, but it's Carter navigatingâ??into taxes, license fees, and other expenses.
Friday, December 1st, 1967
s4e13: Friendly Freddy Strikes Again
Con artist Freddy sells Gomer a pearl ring for his girlfriend Lou Ann, then schemes to get it back.
Friday, December 8th, 1967
s4e14: Change Partners
Carter and Bunny have a fight.
Friday, December 15th, 1967
s4e15: Wild Bull of the Pampas
A Latin American military man plots the overthrow of Sgt. Carter.
Friday, December 22nd, 1967
s4e16: Gomer, the Good Samaritan
Gomer is assigned to pick up a general but gets sidetracked.
Friday, December 29th, 1967
s4e17: Gomer, the Privileged Character
Gomer is excused from regular duties for singing rehearsals when he's chosen to perform at a base variety show.
Friday, January 5th, 1968
s4e18: Gomer Goes Home
Gomer goes home to Mayberry and becomes involved in the search for a bank robber.
Friday, January 12th, 1968
s4e19: A Dog is a Dog
Carter and Gomer are assigned to watch the Colonel's German Shepherd, but Gomer loses it.
Friday, January 19th, 1968
s4e20: Luv Finds Gomer Pyle
A 15-year-old girl develops a crush on Gomer.
Friday, February 2nd, 1968
s4e21: Gomer and the Queen of Burlesque
Sgt. Carter gets Gomer a date with an exotic dancer.
Friday, February 9th, 1968
s4e22: The Carriage Waits
A department store accidentally sends Gomer a baby carriage.
Friday, February 16th, 1968
s4e23: Sergeant Iago
Gomer tries to make Lou-Ann jealous by having Carter tell her he is seeing other women.
Friday, February 23rd, 1968
s4e24: Goodbye, Dolly
Gomer saves an old horse from the glue factory and tries to hide her at the base.
Friday, March 1st, 1968
s4e25: The Price of Tomatoes
Gomer befriends a couple who claim Camp Henderson is on their land.
Friday, March 8th, 1968
s4e26: Chef For a Day
Gomer's cooking skills might get him assigned to the kitchen permanently.
Friday, March 22nd, 1968
s4e27: Gomer and the Night Club Comic
Gomer tries to help a night club comedian who is about to be fired.
Friday, March 29th, 1968
s4e28: Love and Goulash
Gomer becomes involved in a Hungarian family feud when he spends the weekend with a friend.
Friday, April 5th, 1968
s4e29: And Baby Makes Three
Gomer sneaks a baby onto the base when he babysits for a friendâ??just as the colonel is due on an inspection tour.
Friday, April 12th, 1968
s4e30: Friendly Freddy, The Gentleman's Tailor
Gomer and Carter buy Hong Kong suits from con man Friendly Freddy.
Friday, September 27th, 1968
s5e1: Car For Sale
Hacker plans to get even when Carter sells his car to Gomer instead of to him.
Wednesday, September 4th, 1968
s5e2: Corporal Duke
Duke is promoted to corporal, but finds his old reputation getting in his way.
Friday, October 11th, 1968
s5e3: The Booty Prize
Gomer and Carter are the victims of the lead boot, the battalion's booby prize.
Friday, October 18th, 1968
s5e4: The Return of Monroe
Lou Ann's old boyfriend visits.
Friday, October 25th, 1968
s5e5: Just Move Your Lips, Sergeant
The platoon's chances to sing in a movie are almost spoiled by Sgt. Carter -- he can't carry a tune.
Friday, November 8th, 1968
s5e6: All You Need is One Good Break
Gomer and Carter clash as they vie for an actress.
Friday, November 15th, 1968
s5e7: A Marriage of Convenience
A movie star tries to get Carter to marry her -- after Gomer refuses -- in order to avoid being deported.
Friday, November 22nd, 1968
s5e8: A Star is Not Born
Carter appears in a Hollywood movie, but finds acting harder than he thought.
Friday, November 29th, 1968
s5e9: Come Blow Your Top
Sgt. Hacker bets Carter that he can't go 24 hours without losing his temper, and then enlists Gomer's aid to win his bet.
Friday, December 6th, 1968
s5e10: A Little Chicken Soup Wouldn't Hurt
Lonely widow Molly Gordon feels old and useless until Gomer and his appreciative buddies eat her wonderful home cooking.
Friday, December 13th, 1968
s5e11: Gomer, the Perfect MP
Gomer is assigned to guard duty at a back gate of the base and refuses to let Carter pass through.
Friday, December 20th, 1968
s5e12: The Wild Bull Returns
South American General Cortez looks up his old friends, and falls in love with Carter's girlfriend Bunny.
Friday, December 27th, 1968
s5e13: Hit and Write
When Carter scratches a parked car and offers to pay for it, the owner shows up with a bill for a completely demolished fender.
Friday, January 3rd, 1969
s5e14: Two on the Bench
Carter won't believe that Gomer really knows football star Moose Lewis.
Friday, January 10th, 1969
s5e15: A Tattoo For Gomer
Gomer's practical joke backfires when Lou Ann appears to like his fake tattoo.
Friday, January 17th, 1969
Gomer and Carter are contestants on the ""Win-A-Date"" televised program.
Friday, January 24th, 1969
s5e17: Marriage, Sgt. Carter Style
Carter decides that Gomer might not re-enlist if he were married, so he tries to push the private into a quick wedding.
Friday, January 31st, 1969
s5e18: To Save a Life
Sgt. Carter saves Gomer's life and almost comes to regret it as Gomer suffocates him with gratitude.
Friday, February 7th, 1969
s5e19: Dynamite Diner
Gomer and Lou Ann pitch in to help open a new diner, not realizing the owners are in fact planning to rob the bank next door.
Friday, February 14th, 1969
s5e20: Freddy's Friendly Computer
Gomer and Carter again fall prey to con man ""Friendly Freddy,"" now running a computer dating service.
Friday, February 21st, 1969
s5e21: Gomer Maneuvers
Gomer inadvertently reveals the position of his platoon to the ""enemy"" during camp maneuvers.
Friday, February 28th, 1969
s5e22: Gomer Tends A Sick Kat
Gomer overhears a conversation about Bunny's sick cat and jumps to the conclusion that it's Sgt. Carter who is critically ill.
Friday, March 7th, 1969
s5e23: I'm Always Chasing Gomers
Carter decides he must get away from Gomer to avoid a nervous breakdown, but continues to be haunted by him.
Friday, March 14th, 1969
s5e24: The Short Voyage Home
Carter takes charge of Gomer's life savings for safekeeping and has his pocket picked by a little old lady.
Friday, March 21st, 1969
s5e25: Proxy Poppa
A Marine buddy breaks his leg and Gomer and Carter have to take his expectant wife to the hospital.
Friday, April 4th, 1969
s5e26: Hare Today, Gone Tomorrow
Carter allows a pet rabbit to escape before he learns that it belongs to a general's son.
Friday, March 28th, 1969
s5e27: Flower Power
Three hippies help Gomer paint a truck for maneuvers, but the results are not standard military camouflage.
Friday, April 18th, 1969
s5e28: Show Time With Sgt. Carol
Sgt. Carol wants Gomer to sing in the Marine camp show she is organizing, but Sgt. Carter won't agree to her plans.
Friday, April 25th, 1969
s5e29: My Fair Sister
Gomer must escort Sgt. Carter's sister to a dance.
Friday, May 2nd, 1969
s5e30: Goodbye Camp Handerson, Hello Sergeant Carter
Carter learns Gomer is being sent to another base.
Monday, May 18th, 1964
s0e1: Pilot Episode
Gomer comes to the courthouse one day and announces that he has decided to join the Marines. He believes this is a test to see if he has what it takes to be a man. Because of his naivete, Gomer at first does not fair well. After Andy has a little talk with the Drill Instructor, he leaves him with the impression that Gomer is related to a prominent Marine General. The DI takes Gomer under his wing and gets him in shape. Originally aired season 4 episode 32 of The Andy Griffith Show.