2021-10-17 20:43:25 UTC
That's of course the hometown of the star* of The Andy Griffith Show AND the burg which was fictionalized** as Mayberry, the North Carolina setting for the iconic sitcom.
* Whose quaint yellow-painted single-story boyhood home a mile or so southeast of downtown is these days is a bed-and-breakfast.
** The Mt. Airy area is rather hilly, even in its central business district, whereas Mayberry seemed to be maybe a third its size and appeared to viewers to be quite flat...as you'd expect given the Culver City-adjacent backlot at which the series was filmed.