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
- Actor Paul Sullivan appeared only in the pilot as Wally Cleaver. Tony Dow appeared in the series proper as Wally for all the episodes. This was because Sullivan had grown too tall in between…
[show]Actor Paul Sullivan appeared only in the pilot as Wally Cleaver. Tony Dow appeared in the series proper as Wally for all the episodes. This was because Sullivan had grown too tall in between pilot and series.
- The character Eddie Haskell was ranked #2 in TV Guide's list of "TV's 10 Biggest Brats" (27 March 2005 issue).
- 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.