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Old 01-25-2016, 03:23 AM   #42
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Originally Posted by biffbronson
As mentioned elsewhere in regard to the Henning series: Paul Henning's wife was from Missouri, and her tales of her own childhood inspired the premise for Petticoat Junction -- which of course led to Green Acres later. Something to keep in mind, though no region is ever specified on the shows themselves.
Oh, I was just on the Petticoat Junction thread and I think a poster there mentioned... rural Illinois?

I'll check back there and repost here, unless this thread eventually solves the mystery, and I just arrived here.

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