Parents Ward and June, and older brother Wally, try to keep Theodore ('the Beaver') out of trouble. However, Beaver continues to end up in one kind of jam or another. These situations are easily resolved to the satisfaction of all involved and the Beaver gets off with a few stern moralistic words. Instigator and troublemaker Eddie Haskell is an older kid who always manages to avoid being caught.
Last Episode06x39 Family Scrapbook Aired: Jun. 20, 1963
While cleaning, June runs across an old family scrapbook and gathers the family together to reminisce about the past six years.
Series Fun Facts
- A popular rumor that surfaced about the show years later is that notorious rock legend Alice Cooper, in his younger years, portrayed Eddie Haskell on the show. This stems from a…
[show]A popular rumor that surfaced about the show years later is that notorious rock legend Alice Cooper, in his younger years, portrayed Eddie Haskell on the show. This stems from a misinterpretation of an interview that Cooper had, in which he said that he was Eddie Haskell as a kid. He, of course, meant that he was similar in behavior and attitude to Haskell, Not that he portrayed him on the show.
- Richard Deacon's appearances as pompous Fred Rutherford diminished in the last season as he was also portraying Mel Cooley on the The Dick Van Dyke Show at the same time.
- June Cleaver's pearl necklace began as a way to cover up a distracting shadow on the pit of Barbara Billingsley's neck.