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
- This show made its debut on the same day the Soviets launched Sputnik (4 October 1957)
- Sponsors of "Leave It to Beaver" include General Electric Lightbulbs and Purina Dog Chow.
- Goof (miscellaneous): In the title sequence shown before each episode in Season 6, each family member comes out the front door on their way to an outing in the car. About halfway down the…
[show]Goof (miscellaneous): In the title sequence shown before each episode in Season 6, each family member comes out the front door on their way to an outing in the car. About halfway down the walk, Barbara Billingsley looks directly at the camera (it's called 'breaking the fourth wall', usually a no-no), seeming either to say, "How's that? Am I doing OK?" or, "I'm not going to run into the car, am I?"