"The Beverly Hillbillies" theme song featured great banjo playing by Earl Scruggs. It also nicely set up the world of "The Beverly Hillbillies." But it isn't the only TV series to tell a tale in its opening moments.
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Festival of Books: A Friday Calendar article on authors attending the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books said that Michael J....