The Monkees First Season Episode Index


September 12, 1966 to September 4, 1967
32 Episodes (16 rerun - 16 not rerun)

THE MONKEES - Season 1 (1966-1967)


Followed By:

This represents the Central Time zone.

8:00-8:30 PMI Dream Of Jeannie
8:30-9:00 PMThe Roger Miller Show (9/12/-12/26/66)
Captain Nice (1/9/-8/28/67)
9:00-10:00 PMThe Road West
10:00-11:00 PMRun For Your Life

Other Networks:

ABC:The Iron Horse (first half)7:30-8:00 PM
CBS:Gilligan's Island7:30-8:00 PM


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for The Monkees*

(*Thanks large to Steve M. Russo for the upgraded image of TV Guide Description!)

1966-67 Monkees Episode List

*Aired once on NBC-TV.

Episode # Episode Title Production # Original NBC Airdate Rating/Share
1 �The Royal Flush� 4701 September 12, 1966 15.4/28.5
The Monkees are hip to an evil archduke's plot endangering the life of his niece The Princess Bettina, Duchess of Harmonica.
2 �Monkee See, Monkee Die� 4705 September 19, 1966 16.9/30.5
The Monkees head for a creepy manor on a fog-shrouded island to learn about their inheritance from an eccentric millionaire.
3 �Monkee Versus Machine� 4700 September 26, 1966 15.7/27.4
In a computerized toy factory, The Monkees foil an efficiency expert who wants to replace an old toymaker with automation.
4 �Your Friendly Neighborhood Kidnappers� 4703 October 3, 1966 17.9/31.7
To win a contest, the shady manager of a rival band sells The Monkees on a publicity stunt: a phony kidnapping.
5 �The Spy Who Came In From The Cool� 4702 October 10, 1966 15.8/28.1
Foreign agents mistake The Monkees for spy contacts when David buys microfilm-containing maracas at a music store.
6 �The Success Story� 4710 October 17, 1966 16.1/28.1
David's grandfather is coming to America for a visit, so the boys conspire to make David appear rich and successful.
7 �The Monkees In A Ghost Town� 4704 October 24, 1966 17.1/29.2
Stranded in a ghost town after The Monkeemobile runs out of gas, The Monkees are held prisoner by bank robbers.
8 �Don't Look A Gift Horse In The Mouth�* 4708 October 31, 1966 16.5/30.5
The Monkees have a horse in their pad, no hay to feed it, and no explanation for their landlord!
9 �The Chaperone�* 4711 November 7, 1966 17.8/28.8
David can't date a retired general's daughter unless a chaperone is present, so Micky suits up like a lady.
10 �Here Come The Monkees�
(Original Pilot Film)
4091 November 14, 1966 18.5/30.5
The boys, renowned quick-change artists, use their Monkee magic to give a cram course in history to a young girl.
11 �Monkees A La Carte�* 4718 November 21, 1966 19.9/33.1
A gangster has taken over the boys' favourite Italian restaurant, so they disguise themselves as The Purple Flower Gang.
12 �I've Got A Little Song Here� 4707 November 28, 1966 18.8/30.1
Monkee madness begins when Michael is conned out of $99.95 by a phony music publisher.
13 �One Man Shy�
(a.k.a. "Peter And The Debutante")
4722 December 5, 1966 18.3/31.2
Bashful Peter gets help from his fellow Monkees when he tries to win the heart of a pretty debutante.
14 �Dance, Monkee, Dance�* 4719 December 12, 1966 18.6/31.3
The Monkees use disguises, snappy patter, and fancy footwork to weasel out of a lifetime contract for dancing lessons.
15 �Too Many Girls�
(a.k.a. "Davy And Fern")
4729 December 19, 1966 N/A
An ambitious stage mother is determined to use love struck David to promote her daughter's career.
16 �The Son Of A Gypsy� 4724 December 26, 1966 16.1/30.1
A band of gypsies kidnap Peter and force The Monkees to steal a priceless statuette in order to ransom him.
17 �The Case Of The Missing Monkee� 4731 January 9, 1967 19.6/30.7
At a rest home, kidnapped Peter and an esteemed nuclear scientist face a mad scientist's insidious brain drain.
18 �I Was A Teenage Monster�* 4725 January 16, 1967 19.9/30.0
A mad scientist hires The Monkees to teach his monster music - and then transplants their musical talent into the monster!
19 �Find The Monkees!�
(a.k.a. "The Audition")
4721 January 23, 1967 19.2/30.0
A TV producer searches for The Monkees, who haven't been invited to audition, unaware that they can't get to see him.
20 �The Monkees In The Ring�* 4734 January 30, 1967 21.0/31.6
A crooked fight promoter prepares to cash in on a big bet�by making David a chump in a bout with the champ.
21 �The Prince And The Paupers�* 4733 February 6, 1967 21.8/32.9
David doubles for a lookalike Peruvian Prince, who must find a bride or forfeit his Throne to an evil Count.
22 �The Monkees At The Circus�* 4706 February 13, 1967 22.0/33.3
To save a bankrupt circus, The Monkees pose as a troupe of dazzling, supreme high-wire artists from France.
23 �Captain Crocodile� 4730 February 20, 1967 21.0/32.5
The star of a local kiddie TV show, fearing competition from The Monkees, plans to scuttle them before they get started.
24 �Monkees A La Mode�* 4736 February 27, 1967 21.7/33.3
A highfalutin, ultra-chic magazine features The Monkees as cultured, sophisticated and impeccably dressed young men.
25 �Alias Micky Dolenz�* 4726 March 6, 1967 20.7/32.3
The police cash in on Micky's striking resemblance to an imprisoned hood in an attempt to locate his mob and loot.
26 �Monkee Chow Mein� 4735 March 13, 1967 21.0/34.1
The Monkees tangle with a Red Chinese spy ring when Peter takes the wrong fortune cookie.
27 �Monkee Mother� 4709 March 20, 1967 19.3/30.5
When The Monkees fall behind in their rent the landlord moves in another tenant who takes over the pad and The Monkees.
28 �The Monkees On The Line�* 4739 March 27, 1967 21.6/35.9
The Monkees commandeer a telephone answering service and are soon plunged into mix-ups, hang-ups and crossed wires!
29 �The Monkees Get Out More Dirt�* 4738 April 3, 1967 19.1/34.0
The Monkees' friendship is threatened when they all fall for the same girl: a luscious proprietress of the local laundromat.
30 �The Monkees In Manhattan�
(a.k.a �The Monkees Manhattan Style�)
4728 April 10, 1967 18.7/31.4
In New York, The Monkees fend off an irate hotel manager as they help a producer get backing for a Broadway musical.
31 �The Monkees At The Movies�* 4727 April 17, 1967 N/A
The Monkees have a run-in with a snobbish movie idol on the set as extras in a beach movie.
32 �The Monkees On Tour� 4753 April 24, 1967 21.2/37.3
A mini-documentary chronicling a Monkees concert gig in Phoenix, Arizona during their first public appearance tour.

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