October 2, 1976
The Secret Word
Ridin' a Rainbow
Who Goes for
Her: Bugs (and
No real villain in this episode, although Rose "Nanny" Noony
is suspected for a while!
A girl named Rebecca asks the Kids to help her mind an obnoxious boy
named Grover, but they hand the youth over to the beloved Nanny Noony.
After hearing Nanny Noony may be near the breaking point, they try to
find out what’s happened to the mischievous Grover, but end up with
greatly varying stories about what they witnessed through Nanny Noony's window!
Do they do their introduction?
Does Doc charm
the girl? No,
but the routine is tried on Bugs with mixed results!
Does Bugs go
Does P.T. use
Yes, to herald
the start of the Nanny Noony song
eat (or plan to eat) something weird? Yes,
as are Doc and Bugs
Is there a
Do they go to the Krelvin Building? No
During the course of the episode it is revealed that Nanny Noony is still
Part of this episode is done in the Rashomon style, in which Doc,
Doomsday, Klinsinger and Bugs each have a different story about what
they saw through Nanny Noony’s window. Even more amusing is the
fact that each of them actually played the male intruding
character in their own scenarios!
To appeal to and appease Nanny Noony, the boys sing a harmonized, A
cappella song to her, which you can now play below!
Florida Friebus as Nanny
can now download a complete MP3 audio recording of this episode!
Just right click on the link below and select "Save Target
As" to save to your computer!
Many thanks to Kathy Wheeler for recording the episodes back in the day
and sharing them so that we were able to provide copies here!
file of The Uncanny Nanny