Lafe Crick arrives with his daughter Essiebelle. He found the love letters Jethro wrote to her & wants Jethro & Essiebelle to Marry-up. Lafe is only interested in Marrying his daughter off so he can get some of Jed's money.
Essiebelle is not interested in marrying Jethro, she has a sweetheart waiting at home.Read More
Lafe returns & talks Mr Drysdale into giving him a job as a nightwatchman at the bank to look after Jed's money. When Mr Drysdale tells Lafe that only some of the money is at the bank Lafe thinks the Clampett's have it buried in their backyard. He hurries back & pretends he's building Granny a root cellar, where in fact He's actually looking for their cash.Read More