List of The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis episodes

This is a list of episodes from the CBS television comedy The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. The first episode aired on September 29, 1959, and the final episode aired on June 5, 1963. There were 147 episodes in total.

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes Originally aired Rank/Rating[1]
First aired Last aired
1 39 September 29, 1959 (1959-09-29) July 5, 1960 (1960-07-05) Not in Top 30
2 36 September 27, 1960 (1960-09-27) June 27, 1961 (1961-06-27) 23/23.0
3 36 October 10, 1961 (1961-10-10) June 26, 1962 (1962-06-26) 21/22.9
4 36 September 26, 1962 (1962-09-26) June 5, 1963 (1963-06-05) Not in Top 30

Season 1 (1959–60)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
11"Caper at The Bijou"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanSeptember 29, 1959 (1959-09-29)3301/3401
22"The Best Dressed Man"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 6, 1959 (1959-10-06)3403
33"Love Is a Science"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 13, 1959 (1959-10-13)3406
44"The Right Triangle"Rod AmateauBen StarrOctober 20, 1959 (1959-10-20)3415
55"Maynard's Farewell to the Troops"Rod AmateauMax Shulman & Rod AmateauNovember 3, 1959 (1959-11-03)3405
66"The Sweet Singer of Central High"Rod AmateauCharles R. Marion & Ray AllenNovember 10, 1959 (1959-11-10)3408
77"Greater Love Hath No Man"Rod AmateauJoel Kane & Jack LloydNovember 17, 1959 (1959-11-17)3411
88"The Old Goat"Rod AmateauFred S. Fox & Izzy ElinsonNovember 24, 1959 (1959-11-24)3414
99"Dobie Gillis - Boy Actor"Ralph Francis MurphyDean RiesnerDecember 1, 1959 (1959-12-01)3409
1010"It Takes Two"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanDecember 8, 1959 (1959-12-08)3402
1111"Dobie's Birthday Party"Rod AmateauEd JamesDecember 15, 1959 (1959-12-15)3410
1212"Deck The Halls"Rod AmateauRay AllenDecember 22, 1959 (1959-12-22)3416
1313"Couchville, U.S.A."Rod AmateauIrving BrecherDecember 29, 1959 (1959-12-29)3407
1414"The Gaucho"Rod AmateauFred S. Fox & Izzy ElinsonJanuary 5, 1960 (1960-01-05)3413
1515"The Smoke-Filled Room"Rod AmateauRay Allen, Max Shulman & Bernie GouldJanuary 12, 1960 (1960-01-12)3420
1616"The Fist Fighter"Ralph Francis MurphyJohn Kohn & Mel DiamondJanuary 19, 1960 (1960-01-19)3419
1717"The Hunger Strike"Rod AmateauBen Starr & Ray AllenJanuary 26, 1960 (1960-01-26)3423
1818"The Flying Millicans"Ralph Francis MurphyRay AllenFebruary 2, 1960 (1960-02-02)3417
1919"Room at the Bottom"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanFebruary 9, 1960 (1960-02-09)3422
2020"The Power of Positive Thinking"Rod AmateauLouella MacFarlandFebruary 16, 1960 (1960-02-16)3421
2121"Dobie Spreads a Rumor"Rod AmateauGeorge Beck & Max ShulmanFebruary 23, 1960 (1960-02-23)3426
2222"Love Is a Fallacy"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanMarch 1, 1960 (1960-03-01)3425
2323"The Chicken From Outer Space"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanMarch 8, 1960 (1960-03-08)3428
2424"Dobie's Navy Blues"Rod AmateauTerry Ryan, Robert Van Scoyk & Ray AllenMarch 15, 1960 (1960-03-15)3429
2525"Taken to the Cleaners"Ralph Francis MurphyRay Allen & Max ShulmanMarch 29, 1960 (1960-03-29)3424
2626"That's Show Biz"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanApril 5, 1960 (1960-04-05)3430
2727"The Prettiest Collateral in Town"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Joel Kane
Story: Jerry Davis
April 12, 1960 (1960-04-12)3432
2828"Live Alone and Like It"Rod AmateauJoel Kane & Sumner LongApril 19, 1960 (1960-04-19)3431
2929"The Big Sandwich"Rod AmateauRay Allen & Ben GershmanApril 26, 1960 (1960-04-26)3404
3030"Soup and Fish"Rod AmateauPhil Davis & Joel KaneMay 3, 1960 (1960-05-03)3433
3131"Where There's a Will"Rod AmateauRay AllenMay 10, 1960 (1960-05-10)3434
3232"Put Your Feet In Our Hands"Robert ButlerTeleplay: Joel Kane
Story: Nord Riley
May 17, 1960 (1960-05-17)3435
3333"Competition Is the Life of Trade"Robert GordonDick Conway, Roland MacLane & Joel KaneMay 24, 1960 (1960-05-24)3436
3434"The French, They Are a Funny Race"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Joel Kane
Story: Harvey Helm & Bernard Drew
May 31, 1960 (1960-05-31)3437
3535"The Unregistered Nurse"H. Bruce HumberstonePhil DavisJune 7, 1960 (1960-06-07)3412
3636"The Long Arm of the Law"Guy ScarpittaLee Karson & Joel KaneJune 14, 1960 (1960-06-14)3438
3737"Here Comes the Groom"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Joel Kane & Max Shulman
Story: George Beck
June 21, 1960 (1960-06-21)3439
3838"A Taste for Lobster"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittJune 28, 1960 (1960-06-28)3418
3939"Rock-A-Bye Dobie"Rod AmateauRay AllenJuly 5, 1960 (1960-07-05)3427

Season 2 (1960–61)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
401"Who Needs Elvis?"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanSeptember 27, 1960 (1960-09-27)4401
412"You Ain't Nothin' But a Houn' Dog"Rod AmateauLawrence Williams & Maggie WilliamsOctober 4, 1960 (1960-10-04)4402
423"Baby Talk"Rod AmateauJoel KaneOctober 18, 1960 (1960-10-18)4405
434"Dobie Goes Beatnik"Guy ScarpittaJoel KaneOctober 25, 1960 (1960-10-25)4404
445"The Mystic Powers of Maynard G. Krebs"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanNovember 1, 1960 (1960-11-01)4406
456"The Face That Stopped the Clock"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Fred S. Fox & Iz Elinson
Story: Max Shulman
November 15, 1960 (1960-11-15)4412
467"Maynard G. Krebs - Boy Millionaire"Rod AmateauJoel KaneNovember 22, 1960 (1960-11-22)4408
478"Around My Room in 80 Days"Rod AmateauLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Max ShulmanNovember 29, 1960 (1960-11-29)4407
489"Drag Strip Dobie"Rod AmateauBud Nye & Joel KaneDecember 6, 1960 (1960-12-06)4409
4910"Jangle Bells"Rod AmateauLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Joel KaneDecember 20, 1960 (1960-12-20)4413
5011"Parlez-Vous English?"Guy ScarpittaMax ShulmanDecember 27, 1960 (1960-12-27)4414
5112"The Day the Teachers Disappeared"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Rod Amateau
January 3, 1961 (1961-01-03)4411
5213"What's My Lion?"Robert GordonTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Rod Amateau
January 10, 1961 (1961-01-10)4410
5314"The Big Question"Rod AmateauMax Shulman & Joel KaneJanuary 24, 1961 (1961-01-24)4417
5415"Have You Stopped Beating Your Wife?"Robert GordonTeleplay: Ray Allen
Story: Rod Amateau
January 31, 1961 (1961-01-31)4415
5516"The Bitter Feud of Dobie and Maynard"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Joel Kane
Story: Rod Amateau
February 7, 1961 (1961-02-07)4418
5617"Zelda, Get Off My Back"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Lawrence & Maggie Williams
Story: Max Shulman
February 14, 1961 (1961-02-14)4416
5718"I Was a High School Scrooge"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanFebruary 20, 1961 (1961-02-20)4420
5819"Will Success Spoil Dobie's Mother?"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Ray Allen
Story: Max Shulman
February 28, 1961 (1961-02-28)4419
5920"The Second Childhood of Herbert T. Gillis"Robert GordonJoel KaneMarch 7, 1961 (1961-03-07)4421
6021"Dobie vs. the Machine"Rod AmateauMalvin Wald & Max ShulmanMarch 14, 1961 (1961-03-14)4423
6122"Baby Shoes"Robert GordonLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Max ShulmanMarch 21, 1961 (1961-03-21)4422
6223"I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier, Sailor or Marine"Rod AmateauJoel KaneMarch 28, 1961 (1961-03-28)4424
6324"The Chicken Corporal"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittApril 4, 1961 (1961-04-04)4425
6425"The Solid Gold Dog-Tag"Guy ScarpittaDean RiesnerApril 11, 1961 (1961-04-11)4427
6526"The Battle of Maynard's Beard"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerApril 18, 1961 (1961-04-18)4429
6627"Spaceville"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittApril 25, 1961 (1961-04-25)4428
6728"Like Mother, Like Daughter, Like Wow"Rod AmateauRay AllenMay 2, 1961 (1961-05-02)4430
6829"Dobie Plays Cupid"Rod AmateauJoel KaneMay 9, 1961 (1961-05-09)4431
6930"Like Father, Like Son, Like Trouble"Stanley Z. CherryBud NyeMay 16, 1961 (1961-05-16)4432
7031"Be It Ever So Humble"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittMay 23, 1961 (1961-05-23)4433
7132"Ah! Yer Fadder Wears Army Shoes"Rod AmateauBill Gammie & Max ShulmanMay 30, 1961 (1961-05-30)4435
7233"Everything But the Truth"Stanley Z. CherryJoel KaneJune 6, 1961 (1961-06-06)4434
7334"Goodbye, Mr. Pomfritt - Hello, Mr. Chips"Guy ScarpittaJoel KaneJune 13, 1961 (1961-06-13)4436
7435"Take Me to Your Leader"Rod AmateauLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Max ShulmanJune 20, 1961 (1961-06-20)4403
7536"This Ain't the Way We Used to Do It"Stanley Z. CherryBud NyeJune 27, 1961 (1961-06-27)4426

Season 3 (1961–62)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
761"The Ruptured Duck"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 10, 1961 (1961-10-10)5401
772"Dobie, Dobie, Who's Got the Dobie?"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Les Pine
Story: Rod Amateau
October 17, 1961 (1961-10-17)5404
783"Move Over, Perry Mason"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Rod Amateau
October 24, 1961 (1961-10-24)5402
794"The Fast, White Mouse"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 31, 1961 (1961-10-31)5405
805"The Gigolo"Rod AmateauJoel KaneNovember 7, 1961 (1961-11-07)5406
816"Dig, Dig, Dig"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanNovember 14, 1961 (1961-11-14)5407
827"Eat, Drink and Be Merry...For Tomorrow, Ker-Boom!"Guy ScarpittaLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Joel KaneNovember 21, 1961 (1961-11-21)5408
838"The Richest Squirrel in Town"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Max Shulman
November 28, 1961 (1961-11-28)5410
849"The Second Most Beautiful Girl in the World"Guy ScarpittaMax ShulmanDecember 5, 1961 (1961-12-05)5409
8510"This Town Ain't Big Enough for Me and Robert Browning"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanDecember 12, 1961 (1961-12-12)5411
8611"Have Reindeer, Will Travel"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittDecember 19, 1961 (1961-12-19)5413
8712"Crazylegs Gillis"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Terry Ryan & Joel Kane
Story: Max Shulman
December 26, 1961 (1961-12-26)5414
8813"The Blue-Tail Fly"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittJanuary 2, 1962 (1962-01-02)5412
8914"I Do Not Choose to Run"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Les Pine & Joel Kane
Story: Rod Amateau
January 9, 1962 (1962-01-09)5415
9015"Happiness Can't Buy Money"Guy ScarpittaTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Max Shulman
January 16, 1962 (1962-01-16)5417
9116"The Magnificent Failure"Rod AmateauBud NyeJanuary 23, 1962 (1962-01-23)5416
9217"For Whom the Wedding Bell Tolls"Stanley Z. CherryArnold HorwittJanuary 30, 1962 (1962-01-30)5418
9318"Girls Will Be Boys"Rod AmateauJoel KaneFebruary 13, 1962 (1962-02-13)5414
9419"The Marriage Counselor"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Les Pine
Story: Rod Amateau
February 20, 1962 (1962-02-20)5421
9520"The Big Blunder and Egg Man"Rod AmateauBud Nye & Max ShulmanFebruary 27, 1962 (1962-02-27)5430
9621"Birth of a Salesman"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittMarch 6, 1962 (1962-03-06)5426
9722"Like, Oh, Brother!"Guy ScarpittaArnold Horwitt & Joel KaneMarch 13, 1962 (1962-03-13)5422
9823"Dobie Gillis: Wanted Dead or Alive"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanMarch 20, 1962 (1962-03-20)5424
9924"Names My Mother Called Me"Rod AmateauLawrence Williams, Maggie Williams & Max ShulmanMarch 27, 1962 (1962-03-27)5423
10025"An American Strategy"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Dean Riesner
Story: Max Shulman
April 3, 1962 (1962-04-03)5428
10126"The Truth Session"Rod AmateauTeleplay: Henry Sharp & Max Shulman
Story: Rod Amateau
April 10, 1962 (1962-04-10)5433
10227"I Remember Muu Muu"David DavisJoel KaneApril 17, 1962 (1962-04-17)5435
10328"Sweet Success of Smell"Stanley Z. CherryJoel KaneApril 24, 1962 (1962-04-24)5429
10429"When Other Friendships Have Been Forgot"Rod AmateauJoel KaneMay 1, 1962 (1962-05-01)5434
10530"I Was a Boy Sorority Girl"Ralph MurphyArnold HorwittMay 8, 1962 (1962-05-08)5427
10631"It Takes a Heap o' Livin' to Make a Cave a Home"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittMay 15, 1962 (1962-05-15)5421
10732"Back-To-Nature Boy"Guy ScarpittaJoel KaneMay 22, 1962 (1962-05-22)5437
10833"How to Cheat an Honest Man"Guy ScarpittaTeleplay: Les Pine & Joel Kane
Story: Rod Amateau
May 29, 1962 (1962-05-29)5425
10934"Bachelor Father...and Son"Stanley Z. CherryJoel KaneJune 5, 1962 (1962-06-05)5438
11035"Like Low Noon"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerJune 12, 1962 (1962-06-12)5420
11136"The Frat's in the Fire"Stanley Z. CherryJoel KaneJune 26, 1962 (1962-06-26)5403

Season 4 (1962–63)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1121"A Funny Thing Happened to Me on the Way to a Funny Thing"Rod AmateauBud NyeSeptember 26, 1962 (1962-09-26)
1132"What's a Little Murder Between Friends?"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 3, 1962 (1962-10-03)
1143"Northern Comfort"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerOctober 10, 1962 (1962-10-10)
1154"The Ugliest American"Rod AmateauJoel KaneOctober 17, 1962 (1962-10-17)
1165"A Splinter Off the Old Block"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanOctober 24, 1962 (1962-10-24)
1176"What Makes the Varsity Drag?"Guy ScarpittaBud NyeOctober 31, 1962 (1962-10-31)
1187"Like, Hi, Explosives"Rod AmateauBud Nye & Joel KaneNovember 7, 1962 (1962-11-07)
1198"Where Is Thy Sting?"Rod AmateauJoel KaneNovember 14, 1962 (1962-11-14)
1209"Flow Gently, Sweet Money"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittNovember 21, 1962 (1962-11-21)
12110"Strictly for the Birds"Guy ScarpittaArnold HorwittNovember 28, 1962 (1962-11-28)
12211"The Iceman Goeth"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanDecember 5, 1962 (1962-12-05)
12312"Dr. Jerkell & Mr. Gillis"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerDecember 12, 1962 (1962-12-12)
12413"Will the Real Santa Claus Please Come Down the Chimmey?"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittDecember 19, 1962 (1962-12-19)
12514"Who Did William Tell?"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittJanuary 2, 1963 (1963-01-02)
12615"Too Many Kooks Spoil the Broth"Guy ScarpittaBud NyeJanuary 9, 1963 (1963-01-09)
12716"Vocal Boy Makes Good"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerJanuary 16, 1963 (1963-01-16)
12817"All Right, Dobie, Drop the Gun"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittJanuary 23, 1963 (1963-01-23)
12918"And Now a Word from Our Sponsor"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittJanuary 30, 1963 (1963-01-30)
13019"Two for the Whipsaw"David DavisBud NyeFebruary 6, 1963 (1963-02-06)
13120"The Moon and No Pence"Rod AmateauBud NyeFebruary 13, 1963 (1963-02-13)
13221"The Beast with Twenty Fingers"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittFebruary 20, 1963 (1963-02-20)
13322"Thanks for the Memory"Rod AmateauMax ShulmanFebruary 27, 1963 (1963-02-27)
13423"Three Million Coins in the Fountain"Rod AmateauJoel KaneMarch 6, 1963 (1963-03-06)
13524"Beethoven, Presley, and Me"Guy ScarpittaDean RiesnerMarch 13, 1963 (1963-03-13)
13625"The Little Chimp That Couldn't"Stanley Z. CherryArnold HorwittMarch 20, 1963 (1963-03-20)
13726"There's Always Room for One Less"Tom MontgomeryBud NyeMarch 27, 1963 (1963-03-27)
13827"The General Cried at Dawn"David DavisBud NyeApril 3, 1963 (1963-04-03)
13928"Now I Lay Me Down to Steal"Guy ScarpittaArnold HorwittApril 10, 1963 (1963-04-10)
14029"Lassie, Get Lost"Rod AmateauDean RiesnerApril 17, 1963 (1963-04-17)
14130"The Rice and Old Shoes Caper"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittApril 24, 1963 (1963-04-24)
14231"Requiem for an Underweight Heavyweight"Rod AmateauArnold HorwittMay 1, 1963 (1963-05-01)
14332"I Was a Spy for the F.O.B."Tom MontgomeryBud NyeMay 8, 1963 (1963-05-08)
14433"There's a Broken Light for Every Broken Heart on Broadway"David DavisJoel KaneMay 15, 1963 (1963-05-15)
14534"Beauty Is Only Kin Deep"Rod AmateauBud NyeMay 22, 1963 (1963-05-22)
14635"The Call of the, Like, Wild"Guy ScarpittaDean RiesnerMay 29, 1963 (1963-05-29)
14736"The Devil and Dobie Gillis"Guy ScarpittaTeleplay: Bud Nye
Story: Max Shulman
June 5, 1963 (1963-06-05)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tim Brooks; Earle Marsh (2007). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946–Present (Ninth Edition). Ballantine Books. pp. 1682–1683. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4.

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