This series follows the comical misadventures at the family-run Shady Rest Hotel, located in the charming farming community of Hooterville.
S01:E01 - Spur Line to Shady Rest
The Shady Rest Hotel is jeopardized when a vice president of the C & FW Railroad is dispatched to investigate the spur line that connects the towns of Hooterville and Pixley.
S01:E03 - The President Who Came to Dinner
Norman Curtis travels to Hooterville with the intention of terminating the Cannonball's service, but he has a change of heart when he experiences Kate's hospitality and kindness.
S01:E06 - Please Buy My Violets
Uncle Joe spends Kate's money to buy cases of cologne to make a fast buck. The money was intended to put screens in the hotel to keep mosquitoes from chasing away paying guests.
S01:E08 - Kate’s Recipe for Hot Rhubarb
When Kate talks Bobbie Jo into going on a double date with Billie Jo but Bobbie Jo turns out to be a dud, Kate teaches Bobbie Jo how to make some "hot rhubarb" with the boys.
S01:E09 - The Little Train Robbery
Two young men - opinionated Arthur Gilroy and his friend Lowell Rightmeyer who does whatever Arthur says - both strangers to the valley, are on their way to rob the bank.
S01:E10 - Bedloe Strikes Again
The Cannonball and its primary passenger, Uncle Joe, are pelted with eggs after the Hooterville Hornets, coached by Uncle Joe, are drubbed in what may be their worst game ever.
S01:E11 - Uncle Joe’s Replacement
Wanting to feel useful while doing something important, Uncle Joe goes in search of a job. He gets one, telling everyone that he is an executive with some large company.
S01:E15 - Herby Gets Drafted
Herby is upset when he gets drafted, so the girls cheer him up by suggesting he could be an astronaut. Uncle Joe hears this and decides to promote Herby's future political career.
S01:E21 - The Very Old Antique
Kate sees Homer Bedloe in Hooterville, she knows trouble is near. the continual problems he has faced trying to scrap the Cannonball, Bedloe states he has given up on that idea.
S01:E22 - The Art Game
Uncle Joe decides to take up painting and hopes to make money with his new venture. When an antique dealer buys a painting, Joe thinks he is a new art master on his way to success.
S01:E24 - Behind All Silver, There’s a Cloud Lining
Uncle Joe is given the task of digging a drainage ditch for the Shady Rest. He finds the lazy way to do it by spreading rumors of a silver mine in the ground by the Shady Rest.