John Smeaton "Jack" Dodson (May 16, 1931 – September 16, 1994) was an American television actor best remembered for the milquetoast character Howard Sprague on The Andy Griffith Show and its spin-off Mayberry R.F.D. From 1959 until his death in 1994, . Nov 22, 2006 · Was Howard Sprague Gay? The Andy Griffith Show. Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray. View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board The Andy Griffith Show (Sitcoms Online) / The Andy.
Jun 02, 2013 · Looking for Muscles on The Andy Griffith Show The character of Howard Sprague (Jack Dodson) was a gay-stereotyped mother-obsessed milquetoast with an interest in music and art and no interest in women, one of the few gay-coded characters in hayseed comedies (or in any 1960s comedy, for that matter). Author: Boomer. Sep 21, 1994 · Jack Dodson, an actor best known for his role as Howard Sprague, the county clerk, on "The Andy Griffith Show" and its offshoot "Mayberry R.F.D.," died Author: The Associated Press.
Howard Sprague is Mayberry's artless county clerk and the long-suffering son of Mrs. Sprague. He is portrayed by actor Jack Dodson in 38 episodes of The Andy Griffith Show and 45 episodes of Mayberry R.F.D.. He also appears in the TV movie Return to Mayberry and an episode of "It's Garry Last Episode: Goober the Hero.