The Governor & J.J.

Jim 1950s - 1960s

Aired: 1969-72

DAD: William Drinkwater (Dan Dailey) / Widower

DAD’S JOB: Governor

KIDS: J.J (20-ish) (Julie Sommars)

WHERE’S MOM?: Dead for a while – unknown cause.

STAND-IN “MOM”: none

This is My Little Margie meets Benson. J.J. was trying to get Governor Dad married off and re-elected at the same time.
Nothing ground-breaking, although it did manage to stay on the air for four years. That’s quite an accomplishment for a TV Single Dad show!