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Hoss-birdman

Episode || 188

Air date || February 7, 1965

valign=top Written by || Blair Robertson
Hazel Swanson

Directed by || Herbert L. Strock

Bonanza
Season 6, Episode 20
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SummaryEdit

Hoss goes above and beyond to help an eccentric, aging inventor and his overly-protective granddaughter realize their dream of manned flight.

PlotEdit

Sweet old inventor Professor Phineas T. Klump, with help from from his grand-daughter Amanda, is determined to be the first man to fly.

Against his better judgment, Hoss is talked into donning a pair of huge, feather-covered wings and jumping off a cliff.

Cast and CharactersEdit

The Cartwrights

OtherEdit

NotesEdit

Did you know?Edit

  • German episode title: "Wie Hoss das Fliegen lernte", meaning "How Hoss Learned To Fly".

GoofsEdit

  • Hoss introduces Joe as "my little brother, Joe", yet both Amanda and her father immediately refer to him as "Little Joe."

QuotesEdit

"Imagine climbing a tree without a lariat."

- Adam Cartwright

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