My Three Sons (1960–1972)
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Bub in the Ointment 

Bub tries to fit into family life, but the boys find things difficult when Bub speaks against a PTA mother, shows up at school with a forgotten lunch, and seems to interfere with girlfriends. Turns out, all the help was needed.

Director:

Peter Tewksbury

Writers:

Peter Tewksbury (teleplay), James Leighton (teleplay) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Fred MacMurray ... Steve Douglas
William Frawley ... Michael Francis 'Bub' O'Casey
Tim Considine ... Mike Douglas
Don Grady ... Robbie Douglas
Stanley Livingston ... Chip Douglas
James Malcolm James Malcolm ... Mr. Theodore
Mack Williams Mack Williams ... Mr. Finch
Frances O'Farrell Frances O'Farrell ... Mrs. Towler
Kathleen M. Hagan Kathleen M. Hagan ... Marilyn (as Kathy Hagan)
Bob Boysen Bob Boysen ... John
Ida Mae McKenzie Ida Mae McKenzie ... Lady
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Storyline

Bub tries to fit into family life, but the boys find things difficult when Bub speaks against a PTA mother, shows up at school with a forgotten lunch, and seems to interfere with girlfriends. Turns out, all the help was needed.

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 1960 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The title comes from the expression "A bug in the ointment." See more »

Quotes

Mrs. Towler: Mr. O'Casey, you are in contempt of the chair.
Michael Francis 'Bub' O'Casey: That is so true.
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