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
- The show's low-key style of humor was on purpose. According to Tony Dow, "if any line got too much of a laugh, they'd take it out. They didn't want a big laugh; they wanted…
[show]The show's low-key style of humor was on purpose. According to Tony Dow, "if any line got too much of a laugh, they'd take it out. They didn't want a big laugh; they wanted chuckles."
- The car, driven by Ward, down the driveway in the opening credits of the final season, had the rear window taken out to prevent glare.
- Barbara Billingsley told an interviewer in 2007 the reason she always wore pearls on camera is because of a small indentation just above her sternum that didn't photograph well.