Do you know the old men of The Andy Griffith Show?

Recognize these elder fellers from Mayberry?

Mayberry was a place filled with folks of all sorts and sizes and ages. You have Aunt Bee's friends, Opie's pals, and many assorted old men. They were farmers, businessmen, and just plain oddballs. 

It takes a true Andy Griffith Show expert to recognize them all. See if you can attach a name to these elder characters!

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  1. He was the first mayor of Mayberry. Well, the first one we saw on the show.
  2. Burt Mustin showed up more than a dozen times. His character had a few different names, but is best known as…?
  3. This cantankerous old business man was the villain of "Christmas Story"… until Andy and Ellie melted his heart.
  4. This security guard was often found sleeping on the job.
  5. He was Opie's not so "imaginary" friend.
  6. He ran the cleaners in Mayberry.
  7. He was the suspicious feller in "The Cow Thief."
  8. Jon Lormer played Professor Dactyl on Batman and another "Old Man" on Star Trek, but in "The Cow Thief" he was a farmer named…?
  9. He owned a hungry goat named "Jimmy."
  10. Edgar Buchanan of Petticoat Junction played this feller in "Aunt Bee's Brief Encounter."
  11. Wallace Ford played this old flame and suitor in "Aunt Bee's Romance."
  12. He was peddling an elixir.
  13. Highway construction threatened to take away his home in "Aunt Bee the Crusader."
  14. This butter-and-eggs salesman popped up as "Aunt Bee's Invisible Beau."

Do you know the old men of The Andy Griffith Show?

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MyLoveIainGlen 19 hours ago
14 out of 14. Never missed an episode of the series.
Newyorkcitygal 3 days ago
14/14 I love my Andy!
I do to, grew up watching the series and own the entire series on DVD.
Shatner1 4 days ago
14/14. It takes an old man to know old men!!!
Vlwarren1 7 days ago
I just love watching these great shows. I let my children know that we didn’t grow up watching a lot of violence on television.🥰
PilotTom 8 days ago
I was lucky and got 14 out of 14 because I guessed the last one , # 14 .
Ralphholmes63 8 days ago
I got 9 out 14 but should have gotten them all as much as I watch Andy and the gang, I've seen every episode!
SashaPayneDiaz 9 days ago
I didn't know any of them.....but I dumb-lucked into 3/14.....my absolute worst score EVER on one of these MeTV quizzes. Obviously, I don't watch the Andy show but I thought...."Eh, no guts no glory", so I gave it a shot. I had the guts.....but I came nowhere close to any glory! C'est la vie.
DIGGER1 9 days ago
Do you know the old men of The Andy Griffith Show?
You got 9 out of 14
Don't look so down. This was a tough one. Better luck next time!
kimmer 9 days ago
08/14....so I am no great scholar of Andy Griffith, but I love the show!
Kevin 10 days ago
how many of you redid the quiz, raise your hand (they all raised hands) 😂😂😂
SashaPayneDiaz Kevin 9 days ago
Not I.......I took my lumps first time through.
STTOS 10 days ago
You got 14 out of 14 - Things are looking up! Nice work! Had to think about #9 but after a minute was able to get it right. The others were fairly easy.
dekane54 10 days ago
I still watch Andy Griffith I should have got 14 out of 14 not 13 out of 14 LOL I missed number 13
FLETCH 11 days ago
9 out of 14. Much better than I thought I'd do
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