Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, he volunteers to become scoutmaster of the newly formed Troop 1. Becoming more and more involved with the scout troop, he finds his plans to become a lawyer being put on the back burner, until he realizes that his life has been fulfilled helping the youth of the small town.
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IT CAPTURES ALL...all the happiness and heartbreak of being America's #1 hometown hero.
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Did You Know?
Parley Baer left from being the Mayor of Mayberry, to being the Mayor of Hickory. See more
Set in the early 1930s, when Whitey is running away from home a small American flag is seen on his bedside table. It is a 50-star flag, not introduced until 1960. See more
You're just doing your boy scout duty! Well, I don't need that kinda stuff! I can earn my own living! I don't need you. I don't need anybody!
The 1976 theatrical reissue was shortened by 10 minutes, as was the original home video. The DVD is of the complete, original version. See more
Let Me Call You Sweetheart
Lyrics by Beth Slater Whitson
Music by Leo Friedman
Sung by the boys See more