The Munsters (1964–2004)
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Operation Herman 

Herman sneaks into the hospital to visit Eddie, who's having his tonsils removed.


Norman Abbott


Joe Connelly (teleplay), Bob Mosher (teleplay) | 5 more credits »


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Episode cast overview:
Fred Gwynne ... Herman Munster
Yvonne De Carlo ... Lily Munster
Al Lewis ... Grandpa
Pat Priest ... Marilyn Munster
Butch Patrick ... Eddie Munster
Don Keefer ... Dr. Elliott
Marge Redmond ... Miss Hazlett
Justin Smith Justin Smith ... The Doctor
Bill Quinn ... Attendant
Dayton Allen ... Dr. Willoughby


Herman sneaks into the hospital to visit Eddie, who's having his tonsils removed.

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Release Date:

28 October 1965 (USA) See more »

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Kayro-Vue Productions See more »
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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


When Herman faints in the doctor's office after looking at Eddie's tonsils, you can see the corner of a pad that he fell back on. See more »


The Raven: [squawks] Three O'clock and all's rotten as usual.
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References The Donna Reed Show (1958) See more »

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Eddie has a tonsillectomy
5 October 2018 | by Jimmy_the_Gent4See all my reviews

Eddie has his tonsil removed and Herman and Grandpa try to sneak in his hospital room.

There are a lot of laughs in this one. It has a running gag of Herman fainting every time he looks at Eddie's tonsils. There are some funny scenes of near sighted Dr Willoughby giving Eddie an examination. There are also some funny pop culture references to Father Knows Best, Donna Reed and Pat Boone. When Herman and Grandpa sneak into the hospital, Herman is mistaken for an accident victim and they give him some laughing gas, making him act even goofier than usual.

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