The Beverly Hillbillies series starts when Jed Clampett, an impoverished mountaineer, discovers oil on his swamp land while hunting for dinner. The OK Oil Company pays him a fortune to acquire the rights to drill on his land. Patriarch Jed moves with his family into a mansion next door to his banker (Milburn Drysdale, of […]
Society lady, Mrs. Wilburne Drysdale just isn’t cut out for her new neighbors, the Clampetts.
Everyone gets homesick and wants to head back for the hills.
When Mr. Drysdale suggests Jed buy some stock, Jed goes right out and gets some.
In Episode 2 of the Beverly Hillbillies, Jed, Jethro, Grannie and Ellie May load up the truck and move to Beverly Hills.
The Beverly Hillbillies series starts with the OK Oil Company learning of oil in Jed Clampett’s swamp land and paying him a fortune to acquire the rights to drill on his land.