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Carter Country 

The comic exploits of a redneck sheriff and his educated black deputy in a small Georgia town.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Victor French ...  Chief Roy Mobey 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Kene Holiday ...  Sergeant Curtis Baker 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Guich Koock Guich Koock ...  Deputy Harley Puckett 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Barbara Cason ...  Cloris Phebus 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Richard Paul ...  Mayor Teddy Burnside 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Vernee Watson ...  Lucille Banks 44 episodes, 1977-1979
Harvey Vernon ...  Deputy Jasper DeWitt, Jr. 44 episodes, 1977-1979
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Storyline

In this light-hearted, comic variation of "In the Heat of the Night," a white police chief and his officers (including a newly arrived black officer) must keep the peace in a small town located in the Southern USA. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

15 September 1977 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(43 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show's title refers to James E. Carter, Jr., the newly sworn 39th president of the United States (country). See more »

Quotes

Mayor Teddy Burnside: Handle it.
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Connections

Referenced in Pink Lady: Episode #1.2 (1980) See more »

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Classic without Doubt !
25 January 2007 | by Jennie_LynnSee all my reviews

I watched this growing up in Georgia and it captured the flavor of the South ! Victor French plays the sheriff who's bumbling deputies are always messing up things. Baker is the black deputy with a little more intelligence than the others but still they all make you laugh ! I'm not sure how long this series lasted but I know it had a plot line all its own. This can't be compared to "In the Heat of the Night" because the show all originated in the police station. The fat mayor would come in and complain to the sheriff and then it would go on down the line. I was lucky enough to record one episode in the late 1980's and I have loved watching it. Columbia Pictures Television should give everyone the chance to see this classic comedy again ! It's well worth your time watching it.


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