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Please Don't Eat the Daisies 

Based on the best-selling book and movie of the same name (Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960)). Set in Ridgemont, New York, the Nashes are an unusual suburban family. Jim Nash, a college ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Pat Crowley ...  Joan Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Mark Miller ...  Jim Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Kim Tyler Kim Tyler ...  Kyle Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Brian Nash Brian Nash ...  Joel Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Jeff Fithian Jeff Fithian ...  Trevor Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Joe Fithian Joe Fithian ...  Tracey Nash 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Lord Nelson ...  Ladadog / ... 58 episodes, 1965-1967
Shirley Mitchell ...  Marge / ... 31 episodes, 1965-1967
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Based on the best-selling book and movie of the same name (Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960)). Set in Ridgemont, New York, the Nashes are an unusual suburban family. Jim Nash, a college English professor, and his lazy wife Joan, a newspaper columnist, live with their four rambunctious sons, a tolerant family maid, and a huge sheep dog. Written by Anonymous

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USA

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English

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14 September 1965 (USA) See more »

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Unser trautes Heim See more »

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MGM Television See more »
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Mono

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Color (Metrocolor)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The sets used as the interior of the Nash family home in this series also appeared as Maurice Evans' mansion in the "Bridge of Lions" episode of TV's The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964) See more »

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Referenced in Gilmore Girls: Always a Godmother, Never a God (2005) See more »

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No Twin Beds
28 September 2008 | by mkillentvSee all my reviews

I believe this show holds the dubious honor of being the first television series to show a married couple sleeping in the same bed. Twin beds (ala The Dick Van Dyke Show) were the norm back then. This was a fun family show for its time and I remember seeing it in color over at my friends house on a giant RCA set they had. Pat Crowley was by far my favorite TV mom. She had a lot of patience! I remember being disappointed when this show was canceled. I always had soft spot for family centered shows. I had two sisters and a brother and we actually got along very well with each other. We did have our share of adventures and we always found a way to find the humor in things. This show depicted this kind of situation very well. I wish we could bring back some of what's good about these kind of shows today.


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