Burke on Mayberry #49 = Keeper of the Flame
Running time: 9:14
Opie is accepted as a member of a secret society called ‘The Wildcats’ after he takes an oath not to reveal the club secrets. Given the job of “Keeper of the Flame,” Opie is fingered as the guilty party when the barn the club meets in burns down. With Barney”s unwitting assistance, the crime is solved. This TAGS episode originally aired on January 8, 1962. Be sure to visit www.BurkeOnMayberry.com to get the answer to this episode’s trivia question!