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Season 1

1 :01x01 - Meet the Bunkers

Jan/12/1971
In the pilot episode, it's Archie and Edith 22nd anniversary, and Gloria and Mike have planned a surprise brunch to celebrate. But a heated argument on whether Archie is prejudiced alters the party atmosphere.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Writer: Norman Lear

2 :01x02 - Writing the President

Jan/19/1971
When Archie learns that his meathead son-in-law has written a letter to President Nixon about what's wrong with America, Archie decides he will write one too, explaining all that is right.
Guest Stars: Helen Page Camp as Nun | Helen Page Camp as Nun
Director: John Rich (1)

3 :01x03 - Oh, My Aching Back (aka Archie's Aching Back)

Jan/26/1971
When Archie is rear-ended by a Jewish woman while moonlighting for a cab company, he looks through the yellow pages to find himself a lawyer. When a "token gentile" shows up instead, Archie demands he be represented by the Jewish owner of the firm.
Guest Stars: Richard Stahl as Clarence V. Marshall | George Furth as Whitney Fitzroy IV | Richard Stahl as Clarence V. Marshall | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

4 :01x04 - Archie Gives Blood

Feb/02/1971
Archie tries to chicken out going to the blood bank with Mike, saying he doesn't want to give his blood without knowing who it's going to; What if his blood ends up in a radical who's been shot? When he does make a donation, he acts as if it was nothing, until he sees the bag of blood and faints.
Guest Stars: Jeannie Linero as Nurse | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Jeannie Linero as Nurse | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Norman Lear

5 :01x05 - Judging Books By Covers

Feb/09/1971
When Mike and Gloria prepare a fancy lunch for their visiting friend Roger, Archie insists that their friend is gay. Ironically, it's Archie's tough, beer-drinking buddy Steve, a former football player, who sets the record straight...Roger isn't gay, but Steve is.
Guest Stars: Billy Halop as Barney | Billy Sands as Nick | Linn Patrick as Jerry | Philip Carey as Steve | Billy Sands as Nick | Anthony Geary as Roger | Billy Halop as Barney | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Linn Patrick as Jerry | Philip Carey as Steve | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey
Director: John Rich (1)

6 :01x06 - Gloria's Pregnancy (aka Gloria Has a Belly Full)

Feb/16/1971
For once Archie and his son-in-law agree on something, that Mike and Gloria are not ready for her unexpected pregnancy. Mike decides to quit college, get a job and get an apartment anyway, but just before their big move, the hand of fate knocks them back.
Guest Stars: Holly Near as Mona | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson

8 :01x08 - Lionel Moves Into the Neighborhood

Mar/02/1971
There goes the neighborhood! Archie is glad to see his neighbor move but he's not prepared for the first black family in his neighborhood. He attempts to enlist Lionel's help in persuading the new neighbors to sell the house, but there's one problem, it's Lionel' s family who bought the house.
Guest Stars: Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Vincent Gardenia as Jim Bowman |
Uncredited: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

9 :01x09 - Edith Has Jury Duty

Mar/09/1971
Edith is called in to sit on a jury for the most important case in the country and is sequestered away from her family, which doesn't please Archie at all. And when Edith's lone dissenting vote causes the deliberation to run even longer, there's no telling when she'll be going home.
Guest Stars: Doris Singleton as Lydia Stonehurst | Hollis Irving as Clara Weidermeyer | Doris Singleton as Lydia Stonehurst | Hollis Irving as Clara Weidermeyer
Director: John Rich (1)

10 :01x10 - Archie is Worried About His Job

Mar/16/1971
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Guest Stars: Jack Perkins as Drunk | Sandy Kenyon as Dave | Sandy Kenyon as Dave | Jack Perkins as Drunk | Hollis Irving as Clara Weidermeyer | Hollis Irving as Clara Weidermeyer
Director: John Rich (1)

12 :01x12 - Success Story

Mar/30/1971
One of Archie's old Army buddies, who is now a wealthy man, arrives from Beverly Hills for a little reunion at Archie's with some of the other guys. But although Eddie looks like a million bucks on the outside, he reveals to Mike that he's a little bankrupt on the inside.
Guest Stars: William Windom as Eddie Frazier | Herbie Faye as Delivery Man | Frank Ford as Fred Frouge | George Savalas as Joe | Len Lesser as Billy Pendergast | George Savalas as Joe | Frank Ford as Fred Frouge | Herbie Faye as Delivery Man | Len Lesser as Billy Pendergast
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Burt Styler

13 :01x13 - The First and Last Supper

Apr/06/1971
Edith accepts a dinner invitation from Mrs. Jefferson, but Archie refuses to go and cancels. When Lionel puts Archie on the spot, the Jefferson's end up bringing dinner over to the Bunkers. Well, at least Mrs. Jefferson does---Mr. Jefferson refuses to have dinner with them and has gone to a Mets game instead.
Guest Stars: Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | William Benedict as Jimmy McNab | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | William Benedict as Jimmy McNab
Director: John Rich (1)

Season 2

14 :02x01 - The Saga of Cousin Oscar

Sep/18/1971
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Guest Stars: M. Emmet Walsh as Billy | William Benedict as Jimmy McNab | Peggy Rea as Bertha | Jack Grimes as Mr. Whitehead | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Will B. Able as Rev. Felcher | Jack Grimes as Mr. Whitehead | Connie Sawyer as Mrs. McNab | Peggy Rea as Bertha | William Benedict as Jimmy McNab | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Will B. Able as Rev. Felcher
Director: John Rich (1)
Story: Burt Styler | Teleplay: Burt Styler, Norman Lear

15 :02x02 - Gloria Poses in the Nude

Sep/25/1971
Mike's artist friend, Szabo visits the Bunkers and decides he would like Gloria to pose for him ... in the nude.
Guest Stars: David Soul as Szabo Daborba | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | David Soul as Szabo Daborba | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

16 :02x03 - Archie and the Lock-Up

Oct/02/1971
Mike and Lionel plan on attending a demonstration at the United Nations. After a riot breaks Gloria asks Archie to bring them home, but he instead gets arrested with the other protesters.
Guest Stars: Ken Lynch as Callahan | Corey Fischer as Jesus hippie | Allan Melvin as Sgt. Pulaski | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Kelly Houser as hippie | Corey Fischer as Jesus hippie | Ken Lynch as Callahan | Allan Melvin as Sgt. Pulaski | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson

17 :02x04 - Edith Writes a Song

Oct/09/1971
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Guest Stars: Demond Wilson as Horace | Cleavon Little as Coke | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Cleavon Little as Coke | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Lee Kalcheim

18 :02x05 - Flashback: Mike Meets Archie

Oct/16/1971
It's Mike and Gloria's first wedding anniversary but the celebration turns into an arguement when each tell their version of when Mike and Archie first met.
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Rob Reiner

19 :02x06 - The Election Story

Oct/30/1971
A local election finds the Bunker's at odds over candidate Claire Packer whom Archie is against because "she's another loudmouth liberal who never knows when to shut up", plus shes a woman.
Guest Stars: Isabel Sanford as Loiuse Jefferson | Frank Whiteman as police officer | Barbara Cason as Claire Packer | Ida Mae McKenzie as Mrs. Edwards | Frank Whiteman as police officer | Isabel Sanford as Loiuse Jefferson | Barbara Cason as Claire Packer | Ida Mae McKenzie as Mrs. Edwards
Director: John Rich (1)

20 :02x07 - Edith's Accident

Nov/06/1971
Edith has an accident at a grocery store when her shopping cart damages a parked with a can of cling peaches..."in heavy syrup"
Guest Stars: Barnard Hughes as Father John Majeski | Barnard Hughes as Father John Majeski
Director: John Rich (1)

21 :02x08 - The Blockbuster

Nov/13/1971
Archie thinks about moving to California after seeing an ad for a real estate company offering to buy homes for substantial profit, problem is the agent is unscrupulously telling them that they will sell to minorities bringing down property values.
Guest Stars: Thalmus Rasulala as Mr. Byrd | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Peggy Rea as Bertha | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Peggy Rea as Bertha
Director: John Rich (1)

22 :02x09 - Mike's Problem

Nov/20/1971
Archie tries giving Mike advice after stressing over his grades has Mike impotent.
Guest Stars: Brendan Dillon as Bartender | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Brendan Dillon as Bartender
Director: John Rich (1)

23 :02x10 - The Insurance is Canceled

Nov/27/1971
While Archie agonizes over who to fire at work , Edith informs him that his insurance has been canceled.
Guest Stars: Rafael Campos as Little Emanuel | Phil Proctor as Wendell | Phil Proctor as Wendell
Director: John Rich (1)

24 :02x11 - The Man in the Street

Dec/04/1971
Archie is to be on TV for a man on the streets interview but they may have to miss the airing after the TV breaks.
Guest Stars: Neil J. Schwartz as Levy | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | John K. M. Collins (1) as TV Interviewer | Robert Gibbons as Man in Bar #3 | Jack Griffin as Bill Hopper | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Billy Sands as Man in Bar #2 | John K. M. Collins (1) as TV Interviewer | Robert Gibbons as Man in Bar #3 | Jack Griffin as Bill Hopper
Story: Lennie Weinrib | Teleplay: Don Nicholl

26 :02x13 - Christmas Day at the Bunkers'

Dec/18/1971
Archie has no Christmas spirit after finding out he didn't get a bonus this year as punishment for an error he made at work.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Noam Pitlik as Wilbur
Director: John Rich (1)

27 :02x14 - The Elevator Story

Jan/01/1972
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Guest Stars: Hector Elizondo as Carlos Mendoza | Eileen Brennan as Angelique McCarthy | Edith Diaz as Serafina Mendoza | Roscoe Lee Browne as Hugh Victor Thompson III | Edith Diaz as Serafina Mendoza | Eileen Brennan as Angelique McCarthy | Hector Elizondo as Carlos Mendoza | Roscoe Lee Browne as Hugh Victor Thompson III
Director: John Rich (1)

29 :02x16 - Archie and the FBI

Jan/15/1972
Archie is worried after finding out there's a FBI agent asking around the neighborhood about him.
Guest Stars: Jon Korkes as Mr. Bradford | Graham Jarvis as Larry Grundy | Jon Korkes as Mr. Bradford | Graham Jarvis as Larry Grundy | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

30 :02x17 - Mike's Mysterious Son

Jan/22/1972
Trouble ensues at the Bunker household after Mike's ex-girlfriend leaves a child off that she claims is his.
Guest Stars: Stephen Manley as boy | Marcia Rodd as Marilyn Sanders | Stephen Manley as boy | Marcia Rodd as Marilyn Sanders
Director: John Rich (1)

32 :02x19 - Archie and Edith Alone

Feb/05/1972
Mike and Gloria go away for 8 days leaving Edith and Archie alone with nothing to do. Archie gets upset after she lets him win at cards causing Edith to demand an apology.
Director: John Rich (1)

33 :02x20 - Edith Gets a Mink

Feb/12/1972
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Guest Stars: Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Rae Allen as Amelia DeKuyper | Richard A. Dysart as Russ DeKuyper | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Rae Allen as Amelia DeKuyper
Director: John Rich (1)

34 :02x21 - Sammy's Visit

Feb/19/1972
Sammy Davis, Jr., encounters Archie Bunker in all his glory when the star ventures out to Queens to retrieve a briefcase he left in Munson's taxicab.
Guest Stars: Sammy Davis, Jr. as Himself | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Keri Shuttleton as Clarissa | Fay DeWitt as Mrs. Haskell | Sammy Davis, Jr. as Himself | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Billy Halop as Bert Munson
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Bill Dana

35 :02x22 - Edith, the Judge

Feb/26/1972
Archie is accused of breaking a washing macine at a laundromat but refuses to pay for repairs. Honest Edith is asked to be the judge of this case.
Guest Stars: Jack Weston as Joe Girgis | Jack Weston as Joe Girgis
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Lee Kalcheim

36 :02x23 - Archie is Jealous

Mar/04/1972
Archie gets upset after overhearing a conversation between Edith and Gloria after finding out his wife has a secret she has kept from him.
Guest Stars: Brendan Dillon as Bartender | Brendan Dillon as Bartender
Writer: Rod Parker

37 :02x24 - Maude

Mar/11/1972
Maude's daughter Carol is getting married to a Jewish man and fear Archie's presence will ruin the wedding.
Guest Stars: Bill Macy as Walter Findlay | Bob Dishy as David Green | Marcia Rodd as Carol | Beatrice Arthur as Maude Findlay | Marcia Rodd as Carol | Bernie West as Repairman | Bob Dishy as David Green | Bill Macy as Walter Findlay | Beatrice Arthur as Maude Findlay
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Rod Parker

Season 3

38 :03x01 - Archie and the Editorial

Sep/16/1972
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Guest Stars: Val Bisoglio as Gangster | Brendan Dillon as Bartender | Diane Sommerfield as Judy | Diane Sommerfield as Judy | Brendan Dillon as Bartender | Val Bisoglio as Gangster | Sorrell Booke as Editor
Director: Norman Campbell

39 :03x02 - Archie's Fraud

Sep/23/1972
Archie plans a scheme when he overhears a man at the IRS talking about it over a pay phone. Archie is audited for unreported income after moonlighting by driving Munson's cab.
Guest Stars: Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Ed Peck as Man on Phone | James McEachin as Mr. Turner | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Ed Peck as Man on Phone | James McEachin as Mr. Turner
Director: Norman Campbell

40 :03x03 - The Threat

Sep/30/1972
Archie is all over the attractive young wife of his old Army buddy who has come to stay with the Bunkers.
Guest Stars: Gloria LeRoy as Bobbi Jo
Director: John Rich (1)

42 :03x05 - Lionel Steps Out

Oct/14/1972
Archie's niece pays a visit to the Bunkers and has the house in an uproar when Archie discovers she has plans to go out dancing with Lionel Jefferson, a black man,
Guest Stars: Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Dianne Hull as Billie Bunker | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

43 :03x06 - Edith Flips Her Wig

Oct/21/1972
An absent minded Edith is worried when she discovers she has taken a wig from a department store. She meets with Father Majeski to confess that she may be a kleptomaniac.
Guest Stars: James Gregory as William R. Kirkwood | Barnard Hughes as Father John Majeski | James Gregory as William R. Kirkwood | Barnard Hughes as Father John Majeski
Director: Hal Cooper

44 :03x07 - The Bunkers and the Swingers

Oct/28/1972
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Guest Stars: Rue McClanahan as Ruth Rempley | Rue McClanahan as Ruth Rempley | Vincent Gardenia as Curtis Rempley
Director: Bob LaHendro

46 :03x09 - Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (1)

Nov/11/1972
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Guest Stars: Michael Conrad as Uncle Casimir | Michael Conrad as Uncle Casimir

47 :03x10 - Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (2)

Nov/18/1972
The Stivic's wedding day is jeopardized when Archie and Mike's uncle argue over the use of a Catholic priest at the ceremony.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Peggy Rea as Bertha | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Peggy Rea as Bertha | Peter Hobbs as Judge Polanski | Michael Conrad as Uncle Casimir
Director: John Rich (1)

48 :03x11 - The Locket

Nov/25/1972
Archie decides they should use the insurance money from Edith's lost family heirloom to purchase a new television set. But when the locket resurfaces, he must now scheme to stay out of jail.
Guest Stars: John Randolph as Joe Peterson | Louis Guss as Delivery man | Mario Roccuzzo as Angelo | John Randolph as Joe Peterson | Liam Dunn as Mr. Fairchild
Director: Hal Cooper

49 :03x12 - Mike's Appendix

Dec/02/1972
Gloria feels Mike is being a chauvinist when Mike insists that if he needs his appendix removed, it will be done by a male doctor.
Guest Stars: John Zaremba as Anesthetist | Ann Summers as Dr. McKenzie | John Zaremba as Anesthetist | Ann Summers as Dr. McKenzie

50 :03x13 - Edith's Winning Ticket

Dec/09/1972
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Guest Stars: Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson
Director: Bob LaHendro
Writer: Don Nicholl

51 :03x14 - Archie and the Bowling Team

Dec/16/1972
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Guest Stars: Brad Logan as Moose Hansen | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner
Writer: Allan Katz

53 :03x16 - Oh Say Can You See

Jan/20/1973
Archie tries to convince everyone that he is not getting old, and soon changes his mind when he meets an old friend from his childhood who looks and acts much younger than Archie.
Guest Stars: Larry Storch as Bill Mulhoren | Arlene Golonka as Tina | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Arlene Golonka as Tina | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey

54 :03x17 - Archie Goes Too Far

Jan/27/1973
Gloria storms out of the house when she and Mike get into a disagreement. Edith soon follows when Archie does the same. The girls can be found at the home of Gloria's girlfriends, having a come-as-you-are party.
Guest Stars: Mary Kay Place as Betty Sue | Pamela Murphy (1) as Trudy | Patty Weaver as Joanie

55 :03x18 - Class Reunion

Feb/10/1973
Archie has no interest in attending Edith's 30th high school reunion, until he learns that a handsome old boyfriend of hers will be there.
Guest Stars: Viola Harris as Arlene | Joshua Shelley as Willis | Harvey Lembeck as Sam | Priscilla Morrill as Sarah | Rae Allen as Amelia DeKuyper | Bernie Kuby as Buck | Joshua Shelley as Willis | Harvey Lembeck as Sam | Priscilla Morrill as Sarah | Rae Allen as Amelia DeKuyper | Bernie Kuby as Buck | Evelyn King as Mavis
Writer: Don Nicholl

56 :03x19 - Hot Watch

Feb/17/1973
When Archie's "expensive" new watch he bought from a coworker seems broken, he must find someone who will fix it with no questions asked.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Jack Tesler as Mr. Abrams | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Jack Tesler as Mr. Abrams

57 :03x20 - Archie is Branded

Feb/24/1973
Archie wakes up to find a swastika painted on his front door and gets protection from a Jewish strong arm group.
Guest Stars: Michael Gregory as Jerry | Patrick Campbell (2) as Mailman | Gregory Sierra as Paul Benjamin | Michael Gregory as Jerry | John Putch as boy scout | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Patrick Campbell (2) as Mailman | Gregory Sierra as Paul Benjamin
Director: John Rich (1)

58 :03x21 - Everybody Tells the Truth

Mar/03/1973
Each family member of the Bunker clan has a different story when they recount the happenings of an encounter with the handymen in the kitchen earlier that day.
Guest Stars: Ron Glass as Jack | Ron Glass as Jack | Ken Lynch as Bob
Writer: Don Nicholl

59 :03x22 - Archie Learns His Lesson

Mar/10/1973
Archie secrectly attends night-school classes to qualify for a high school diploma and get a dispatcher's job.
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Bernie West

60 :03x23 - Gloria, the Victim

Mar/17/1973
Gloria is confused over what she should do after she was attacked by a man while passing by a construction site. The thought of prosecuting her assailant is what Archie suggests, but Mike doesn't want her put through any more trauma.
Guest Stars: Charles Durning as Detective | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Charles Durning as Detective
Writer: Irma Kalish

61 :03x24 - The Battle of the Month

Mar/24/1973
Gloria's foul mood catches up to Edith when she chastises her for giving in to Archie's every whim.

Season 4

63 :04x02 - We're Still Having a Heat Wave

Sep/22/1973
Archie feels jealously when the Lorenzo's move in and Edith becomes instant friends with Irene.
Guest Stars: Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo
Director: John Rich (1)

64 :04x03 - Edith Finds an Old Man

Sep/29/1973
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Guest Stars: Burt Mustin as Justin Quigley | Ruth McDevitt as Jo
Director: John Rich (1)

65 :04x04 - Archie and the Kiss

Oct/06/1973
A sculpture of Rodin's "The Kiss" is given to the Stivic's as a gift from Irene Lorenzo, much to the displeasure of Frank Lorenzo and Archie, who feels it is a disgusting piece of trash.
Guest Stars: Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo
Director: John Rich (1)

67 :04x06 - Henry's Farewell

Oct/20/1973
A going away party for Henry Jefferson gives Archie the chance of finally meeting George Jefferson face to face.
Guest Stars: Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Mel Stewart as Henry Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: Bob LaHendro
Writer: Don Nicholl

68 :04x07 - Archie and the Computer

Oct/27/1973
When Edith writes for a free quarter from a prune company, she begins to receive a small fortune daily. Mike believes it is just a computer error, which Archie feels is their problem. That is, until Edith receives a notice that Archie has been declared dead.
Guest Stars: Jack Grimes as Mr. Whitehead | James O'Rear as Mr. Dundee

69 :04x08 - The Games Bunkers Play

Nov/03/1973
A new game which is intended to be a form of group therapy has Mike feeling like he is being ganged up on when each player reveals a quirk about him that they would like to see him change.

70 :04x09 - Edith's Conversation

Nov/10/1973
When Edith finds solace in attending church with Irene Lorenzo, Archie feels that Irene has plans on converting Edith into a Catholic.
Guest Stars: Barnard Hughes as Father John Majeski | Phyllis Avery as Sister Theresa | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Phyllis Avery as Sister Theresa
Writer: Don Nicholl

71 :04x10 - Archie in the Cellar

Nov/17/1973
While the family is away, Archie finds himself locked in the cellar with a bottle of vodka. He spends the night drinking and contemplating his life, including making out his will on a tape recorder.
Guest Stars: Juan DeCarlos as Oil Man | Juan DeCarlos as Oil Man
Writer: Don Nicholl

72 :04x11 - Black is the Color of My True Love's Wig

Nov/24/1973
Gloria feels insulted when Mike is turned on by her new wig she had bought from the department store.
Guest Stars: Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo

73 :04x12 - Second Honeymoon

Dec/01/1973
Archie and Edith go on a second honeymoon back to Atlantic city, the site of their original honeymoon 25 years ago.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mel Bryant as Albert | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mel Bryant as Albert

74 :04x13 - The Taxi Caper

Dec/08/1973
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Guest Stars: Al Stellone as Sgt. Blair | Robert Mandan as Mr. Morrison | Michael Pataki as Det. Sgt. Roselli | Robert Mandan as Mr. Morrison
Writer: Dennis Klein

75 :04x14 - Archie is Cursed

Dec/15/1973
Archie feigns an injured back, claiming Frank has put a Sicilian curse on him after challenging Irene to a game of pool and then discovering she is an accomplished player.
Guest Stars: Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Vincent Gardenia as Frank Lorenzo | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey
Director: Bob LaHendro

78 :04x17 - Archie Feels Left Out

Jan/12/1974
Archie feels down when he discovers it is his 50th birthday party and he has yet to accomplish the things he had dreamed of when he was younger.
Guest Stars: Burt Mustin as Justin Quigley | Ruth McDevitt as Jo | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Ruth McDevitt as Jo | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

79 :04x18 - Et Tu, Archie?

Jan/26/1974
Archie stabs an old friend in the back after finding out that he may be up for the same job at the loading docks that Archie has his eyes on.
Guest Stars: David Doyle as Jim Sanders | Vic Tayback as Joe Tucker | David Doyle as Jim Sanders | Vic Tayback as Joe Tucker
Writer: Lila Garrett

80 :04x19 - Gloria's Boyfriend

Feb/02/1974
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Guest Stars: Richard Masur as George Bushmill | Joseph Mascolo as Mr. Bushmill | Joseph Mascolo as Mr. Bushmill

81 :04x20 - Lionel's Engagement

Feb/09/1974
While at Lionel's engagement party, Archie tangles with George Jefferson's mother by calling her "mammy".
Guest Stars: Charles Aidman as Tom Willis | Lynne Moody as Jenny Willis | Zara Cully as Mother Olivia Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Kim Hamilton as Helen Willis | Charles Aidman as Tom Willis | Zara Cully as Mother Olivia Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

82 :04x21 - Archie Eats and Runs

Feb/16/1974
Archie believes he has been poisoned by the mushrooms that Edith had put in his stew, after hearing a report of a recall of cans of mushrooms.
Guest Stars: Richard Stahl as Doctor | Jane Dulo as Nurse | Richard Stahl as Doctor | Jane Dulo as Nurse
Director: John Rich (1)

83 :04x22 - Gloria Sings the Blues

Mar/02/1974
Gloria is holding a secret when she discovers she had a moment of being out of love with Michael, only to find out that Edith once felt the same way with Archie.
Director: John Rich (1)

84 :04x23 - Pay the Twenty Dollars

Mar/09/1974
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Guest Stars: Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson
Director: John Rich (1)

85 :04x24 - Mike's Graduation

Mar/16/1974
Archie feels his day of freedom has come as Mike's graduation day has come. But his mood changes when he finds out that Mike has accepted a fellowship and will be living there for another full year.
Director: John Rich (1)
Writer: Don Nicholl

Season 5

86 :05x01 - The Bunkers and Inflation (1)

Sep/14/1974
Archie tries to hold back the bad news that his union has ordered a strike, as the family plans a celebration.
Guest Stars: Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo

87 :05x02 - The Bunkers and Inflation (2) (aka Archie Underfoot)

Sep/21/1974
Archie finds himself getting in everyones way around the home as his strike lingers on.
Guest Stars: Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson

88 :05x03 - The Bunkers and Inflation (3) (aka Edith the Job Hunter)

Sep/28/1974
Edith becomes the breadwinner when she takes a job at Jefferson's Cleaners, against Archie's better judgment.
Guest Stars: Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson

92 :05x07 - Gloria's Shock

Oct/26/1974
Mike's announcement that he doesn't want to have any kids angers both Gloria and the Bunkers.

93 :05x08 - Where's Archie? (1)

Nov/02/1974
Edith is worried when Archie disappears on his way to Buffalo for a convention, and with the prospect of holding her first Tupperware party.
Guest Stars: Charlotte Rae as Miss Lillian Henderson | Hector Elias as . | Charlotte Rae as Miss Lillian Henderson | Hector Elias as .

94 :05x09 - Where's Archie? (2) (aka Archie is Missing)

Nov/09/1974
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Guest Stars: James Cromwell as Stretch Cunningham | Hector Elias as . | James Cromwell as Stretch Cunningham | Hector Elias as .

95 :05x10 - The Longest Kiss

Nov/16/1974
Archie's return home finds the house in chaos with his friends seemingly holding a party, including a kissing contest, hula hoops and dancing.

96 :05x11 - Archie and the Miracle

Nov/23/1974
Archie becomes a devout Christian after a near miss at the loading dock has him seeing his life pass before his eyes. But the pressures from his new found piousness has him with little time to enjoy the things he holds so dear, like watching TV.
Guest Stars: James Cromwell as Stretch Cunningham | James Cromwell as Stretch Cunningham

97 :05x12 - George and Archie Make a Deal

Nov/30/1974
George Jefferson uses Archie's signature to get on the ballot when he decides to run for a local political office.

98 :05x13 - Archie's Contract

Dec/07/1974
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99 :05x14 - Mike's Friend

Dec/14/1974
When Mike's intellectual graduate school friend comes for a visit, Mike makes Gloria feel inadequate in front of him.

100 :05x15 - The Best of All in the Family

Dec/21/1974
The series first four seasons are reviewed in an hour-long retrospective, hosted by Henry Fonda.

101 :05x16 - Prisoner in the House

Jan/04/1975
Archie feels uncomfortable when he finds out a plumbers assistant is on a work release program from Sing Sing prison.

102 :05x17 - The Jeffersons Move Up

Jan/11/1975
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Guest Stars: Paul Benedict as Harry Bentley | Franklin Cover as Tom Willis | Roxie Roker as Helen Willis | Franklin Cover as Tom Willis | Zara Cully as Mother Olivia Jefferson | Paul Benedict as Harry Bentley | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson

103 :05x18 - All's Fair

Jan/18/1975
Gloria teaches Edith how to fight fair with a spouse in an effort to get her to keep Archie from walking all over her.

104 :05x19 - Amelia's Divorce

Jan/25/1975
Edith is shocked to discover her rich cousin Amelia is planning on getting a divorce.

105 :05x20 - Everybody Does It

Feb/08/1975
Archie's conscience begins to bother him when Irene finds out that he has stolen a box of nails from work.

107 :05x22 - Edith's Friend

Feb/22/1975
When Edith returns to her hometown for a wedding, she is reunited with her childhood sweetheart, who still has eyes for her.
Guest Stars: Tim O'Connor as Roy Johnson | Jane Rose as Aunt Clara | Jane Rose as Aunt Clara | Tim O'Connor as Roy Johnson

108 :05x23 - No Smoking

Mar/01/1975
Mike and Archie have a contest of wills when each claim they can easily give up their vices, eating and smoking.

109 :05x24 - Mike Makes His Move

Mar/08/1975
Mike reluctantly agree to rent the house next door to get from under Archie's roof once and for all, a day Archie never thought he would see.
Guest Stars: Burt Mustin as Justin Quigley | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson | Ruth McDevitt as Jo | Burt Mustin as Justin Quigley | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Mike Evans as Lionel Jefferson | Ruth McDevitt as Jo

Season 6

110 :06x01 - The Very Moving Day

Sep/08/1975
Gloria has an announcement, she is pregnant, but fears Michael's reaction since he has strong feelings over the world's overpopulation already.
Guest Stars: Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Hal Kanter

112 :06x03 - Archie, the Donor

Sep/22/1975
Archie feels he can make his way up into his boss' good graces by being first to donate to his favorite charity. Unknown to Archie is that the organization is the organ bank.
Guest Stars: Sorrell Booke as Mr. Sanders | J.A. Preston as Black Elmo | Donald Randolph as Mr. Scott | Sorrell Booke as Mr. Sanders | J.A. Preston as Black Elmo | Donald Randolph as Mr. Scott
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Larry Rhine

113 :06x04 - Archie, the Hero

Sep/29/1975
Archie flaunts the fact he has saved the life of an unconscience woman in his cab. but he hopes to keep the story hushed after discovering the woman is really a man in drag.
Guest Stars: Lori Shannon as Beverly LaSalle | Sandy Kenyon as Jim Kitchener | Sandy Kenyon as Jim Kitchener
Director: Paul Bogart

114 :06x05 - Mike's Pains

Oct/06/1975
Mike is fearing the prospect of natural childbirth and being in the delivery room when Gloria delivers the baby.
Guest Stars: Francine Beers as Sybil Gooley | Francine Beers as Sybil Gooley
Director: Paul Bogart

116 :06x07 - Mike Faces Life

Oct/27/1975
Mike is enraged when Gloria receives a pink slip in her paycheck because she is pregnant.
Guest Stars: George Furth as Gordon Crenshaw | Diane Shalet as Sheila Tishman | George Furth as Gordon Crenshaw
Director: Paul Bogart

117 :06x08 - Edith Breaks Out

Nov/03/1975
Archie feels abandoned by Edith when she takes a volunteer job at the Sunshine Home for the Elderly.
Guest Stars: James Hong as Chinese Waiter
Director: Paul Bogart

118 :06x09 - Grandpa Blues

Nov/10/1975
Archie is upset over Gloria and Mike's ideas for names for the baby and needs to remain calm for a physical at his workplace.
Guest Stars: John Zoller as Dr. Stanley Ferguson | Greg Mabrey as Dr. Culver | Tracy Bogart as The Nurse | Sorrell Booke as Joseph Sanders | John Zoller as Dr. Stanley Ferguson | Greg Mabrey as Dr. Culver | Tracy Bogart as The Nurse
Director: Paul Bogart

119 :06x10 - Gloria Suspects Mike

Nov/17/1975
Gloria has a suspicion that Mike is having an affair with his student that he is tutoring.
Guest Stars: Bernadette Peters as Linda Galloway | Bernadette Peters as Linda Galloway
Director: Paul Bogart

120 :06x11 - The Little Atheist

Nov/24/1975
Archie creates trouble at the Stivic's first Thanksgiving dinner when he finds out that Mike and Gloria plan on letting their child decide about religion.
Guest Stars: Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo
Director: Paul Bogart

121 :06x12 - Archie's Civil Rights

Dec/01/1975
Archie receives a summons after a policeman finds a tear gas container he used on a mugger and now faces a court date and possibly some time in jail.
Guest Stars: Paulene Myers as Judge McKenzie | Frank Campanella as Arresting Officer | John Alvin as Bailiff | Charles Siebert as District Attorney | Paulene Myers as Judge McKenzie | Frank Campanella as Arresting Officer | John Alvin as Bailiff | Charles Siebert as District Attorney
Director: Paul Bogart

122 :06x13 - Gloria is Nervous

Dec/08/1975
Everyone is stressed out when Gloria becomes nine days overdue for the delivery of her first child.
Guest Stars: Garn Stephens as Dotty | Madeleine Fisher as Vikki | Suzanne Astor as Gloria's Friend | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo | Robin Wilson as Sylvia | Garn Stephens as Dotty | Suzanne Astor as Gloria's Friend | Betty Garrett as Irene Lorenzo
Director: Paul Bogart

123 :06x14 - The Baby (1)

Dec/15/1975
Gloria becomes stuck in a phone booth at an Italian restaurant when she calls Archie and Edith to announce she is in labor. Meanwhile, Archie has stage fright when the lodge decides to perform a minstrel show.
Guest Stars: Herb Voland as Ed Bradley | Victor Rendina as Antonio | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Herb Voland as Ed Bradley
Director: Paul Bogart

125 :06x16 - New Year's Wedding

Jan/05/1976
The Stivic's have an argument when Michael makes a rash of decisions on his own without asking Gloria's opinion first, including moving their best friends wedding to their home with only a few hours to prepare.
Guest Stars: Billy Crystal as Al | Elliott Reid as Harold Tannen | Elaine Princi as Trudy Tannen | Nancy Stephens as Anita | Bibi Osterwald as Mrs. Henshaw | Michael Mann (3) as Rev. Harris | Billy Crystal as Al | Elliott Reid as Harold Tannen | Joan Copeland as Elizabeth Tannen | Joe Bratcher as Bill | Nancy Stephens as Anita | Bibi Osterwald as Mrs. Henshaw
Director: Paul Bogart

126 :06x17 - Archie, the Babysitter

Jan/12/1976
Archie takes Joey to his poker game after fearing the Stivic's choice as a babysitter was a mistake. But can Archie get any help from his friends when he truly needs a helping hand?
Guest Stars: Jack Somack as Tiny Stilberforce | Leslie Ackerman as Sharyn Ramsey | Thad Geer as David Harper | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Jack Somack as Tiny Stilberforce | Ken Menard as Willie Johnson | Leslie Ackerman as Sharyn Ramsey | Thad Geer as David Harper | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey
Director: Paul Bogart

127 :06x18 - Archie Finds a Friend

Jan/26/1976
Archie befriends an old man who's invention he wishes to invest in as a get rich quick scheme.
Guest Stars: Jack Gilford as Bernard Bernstein

128 :06x19 - Mike's Move

Feb/02/1976
Mike learns what affirmative action is all about when he loses a teaching job in Minnesota to an equally qualified black man.
Guest Stars: David Downing as John Kasten | Lee Bergere as Dean Winslow | David Downing as John Kasten | Lee Bergere as Dean Winslow
Director: Paul Bogart

129 :06x20 - Archie's Weighty Problem

Feb/09/1976
Archie is inspired to stick with the strict diet his doctor has recommended after talking with Mr. Quigley.
Guest Stars: Burt Mustin as Justin Quigley | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Billy Halop as Bert Munson | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey
Director: Paul Bogart

130 :06x21 - Love by Appointment

Feb/16/1976
The baby's feeding schedule has impeded on Mike and Gloria's sex life.
Director: Paul Bogart

131 :06x22 - Joey's Baptism

Feb/23/1976
Archie makes a plan to get Joey baptized behind Mike and Gloria's back after he learns they refuse to do so themselves.
Guest Stars: Clyde Kusatsu as Rev. Chong | Clyde Kusatsu as Rev. Chong
Director: Paul Bogart

133 :06x24 - Edith's Night Out

Mar/08/1976
Edith spends a night out at Kelsey's Bar to escape from Archie for the evening.
Guest Stars: Doris Roberts as Marge | Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Bob Hastings as Tommy Kelsey | Doris Roberts as Marge | Scott Brady as Joe Foley

Season 7

134 :07x01 - Archie's Brief Encounter (1)

Sep/22/1976
Edith leaves Archie when she finds out he dated a flirtatious waitress while she was volunteering at the Sunshine Home.
Guest Stars: Janis Paige as Denise | Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Theodore Wilson as Whitey Monroe | André Pavon as | Janis Paige as Denise | Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Theodore Wilson as Whitey Monroe | André Pavon as
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Mel Tolkin

135 :07x02 - Archie's Brief Encounter (2)

Sep/22/1976
Edith forgives Archie's indiscretion after Mike and Gloria bring the two together for an emotional reunion.
Guest Stars: Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Harry Davis as Mr. Sol Kleeger | Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Maxine Elliott as Mrs. Bradley | Harry Davis as Mr. Sol Kleeger
Director: Paul Bogart

136 :07x03 - Archie's Brief Encounter (3)

Sep/29/1976
Archie's self-esteem takes a beating when he loses his job on the loading dock.
Guest Stars: Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Maxine Elliott as Mrs. Bradley | Harry Davis as Mr. Sol Kleeger | Scott Brady as Joe Foley | Maxine Elliott as Mrs. Bradley | Harry Davis as Mr. Sol Kleeger
Director: Paul Bogart

137 :07x04 - The Unemployment Story (1)

Oct/06/1976
A college grad threatens to commit suicide after he loses a janitor's job to Archie.
Guest Stars: F. Murray Abraham as Clerk | Jinaki as Mrs. Thomas | Raul Mancada as Gonzalez | F. Murray Abraham as Clerk | Jinaki as Mrs. Thomas | Raul Mancada as Gonzalez
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Ben Starr

138 :07x05 - The Unemployment Story (2)

Oct/13/1976
Archie's trip to the hospital is an ethnic nightmare: He's admitted by a Puerto Rican receptionist, treated by a Jewish physician, and is forced to accept a blood transfusion from a black doctor.
Guest Stars: Gerald Hiken as Frank Edwards | Neva Patterson as Ms. Maloney | Eliza Roberts (1) as Receptionist | Jeannie Linero as Grocery Clerk | Ellen Travolta as Secretary | Michael Alldredge as Policeman | Gerald Hiken as Frank Edwards | Neva Patterson as Ms. Maloney | Eliza Roberts (1) as Receptionist | Jeannie Linero as Grocery Clerk | Ellen Travolta as Secretary | Michael Alldredge as Policeman
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Ben Starr

139 :07x06 - Archie's Operation (1)

Oct/20/1976
Archie recuperates in record time after he's called back to work -- with a raise and a promotion.
Guest Stars: Milton Selzer as Dr. Goldstein | Milton Selzer as Dr. Goldstein | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Vinnette Carroll as Dr. Thatcher | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Vinnette Carroll as Dr. Thatcher
Director: Paul Bogart

140 :07x07 - Archie's Operation (2)

Oct/27/1976
Archie suddenly makes a quick recovery from his operation after finding out there is a new position and a raise awaiting him at the loading docks.
Guest Stars: Frances Fong as Nurse | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Frances Fong as Nurse | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart

141 :07x08 - Beverly Rides Again

Nov/06/1976
Archie fixes up one of his drinking buddies with female impersonator Beverly LaSalle as revenge.
Guest Stars: Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Phoebe Dorin as Doris | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry
Writer: Phil Doran

143 :07x10 - Mike and Gloria's Will

Nov/20/1976
The Bunkers are stunned to hear that Mike and Gloria plan to appoint another couple as Joey's legal guardians in their will.
Director: Paul Bogart

144 :07x11 - Mr. Edith Bunker

Nov/27/1976
Edith saves a man's life and becomes the toast of the town, but Archie isn't happy standing in the shadow of her limelight.
Guest Stars: Bob Duggan as Audio Man | Phil Leeds as Sol Kleeger | Maxine Elliott as Mrs. Bradley | Priscilla Morrill as Katie | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Bob Duggan as Audio Man | Phil Leeds as Sol Kleeger | Florence Halop as Martha Linfoot | James Greene (2) as Charles Martin | Maxine Elliott as Mrs. Bradley | Priscilla Morrill as Katie | Jason Wingreen as Harry
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Mel Tolkin

145 :07x12 - Archie's Secret Passion

Dec/04/1976
Archie panics when a couple of old friends pay a visit, because he once had a fling with the woman
Guest Stars: Estelle Parsons as Dolores Mancheney | Mike Kellin as Bummie Phelps | Estelle Parsons as Dolores Mancheney | Mike Kellin as Bummie Phelps
Director: Paul Bogart

146 :07x13 - The Baby Contest

Dec/11/1976
Mike and Gloria are furious with Archie for entering Joey's picture in a beautiful-baby contest.
Guest Stars: Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart

147 :07x14 - Gloria's False Alarm

Dec/18/1976
Gloria insists that Mike get the vasectomy he's talked about for years.
Guest Stars: Michael Mann (3) as Dr. Dolby | Michael Mann (3) as Dr. Dolby | Jeanne Arnold as Nurse
Director: Paul Bogart

148 :07x15 - The Draft Dodger

Dec/25/1976
Sparks fly when Mike invites a former draft resister to the Bunkers' Christmas dinner, where the guest of honor is the father of a vet who was killed in Vietnam.
Guest Stars: Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Renny Temple as David Brewster | Renny Temple as David Brewster | Liz Torres as Teresa Betancourt

150 :07x17 - Archie's Chair

Jan/15/1977
Mike accidentally breaks Archie's chair; while out for repairs, it gets lost and later turns up in an art gallery.
Guest Stars: Michael Pataki as Lichtenrauch | Allan Rich as Gallery Manager | Douglas Robinson (1) as McDonald | Colin Hamilton as Man No. 1 | Tyler McVey as Man No. 2 | Michael Pataki as Lichtenrauch | Allan Rich as Gallery Manager | Douglas Robinson (1) as McDonald | Colin Hamilton as Man No. 1 | Tyler McVey as Man No. 2
Director: Paul Bogart

151 :07x18 - Mike Goes Skiing

Jan/22/1977
Mike feigns fatigue so Gloria will consent to his going skiing with the boys rather than accompanying her to a party.
Guest Stars: Tom Fitzsimmons as Frank | Rod Loomis as Charlie | John Karlen as Leo | Mark Lonow as Pete | Tom Fitzsimmons as Frank | Rod Loomis as Charlie | John Karlen as Leo | Mark Lonow as Pete
Director: Paul Bogart

152 :07x19 - Stretch Cunningham, Goodbye

Jan/29/1977
Archie panics when he's asked to deliver the eulogy at 'Stretch' Cunninham's funeral and then discovers that the deceased was Jewish.
Guest Stars: Jay Gerber as Harry Moss | Jay Gerber as Harry Moss | Charles Siebert as Rabbi Kaplan
Director: Paul Bogart

154 :07x21 - Mike, the Pacifist

Feb/12/1977
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Guest Stars: Richard Lawson as Angry Black Man | Gerry Black as Conductor | William Lanteau as Doctor | Vanda Barra as Doctor's Wife | Sudie Bond as Elderly Lady | Nita Talbot as Marcia | Wynn Irwin as Howard | Richard Lawson as Angry Black Man | Gerry Black as Conductor | William Lanteau as Doctor | Vanda Barra as Doctor's Wife | Sudie Bond as Elderly Lady | William Pierson as Wino
Director: Paul Bogart

155 :07x22 - Fire

Feb/19/1977
Archie tries to collect on a fraudulent insurance claim after a small fire breaks out in the upstairs bathroom.
Guest Stars: Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Joel Frederick (1) as Fireman No. 1 | Liz Torres as Teresa Betancourt | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Roger C. Carmel as Ligway | Joel Frederick (1) as Fireman No. 1 | Fred Rolaf as Fireman No. 2 | Liz Torres as Teresa Betancourt
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Erik Tarloff

156 :07x23 - Mike and Gloria Split

Feb/26/1977
A word game mushrooms into warfare between Gloria and Mike, resulting in his sharing a bed with a disgruntled Archie.
Writer: Phil Doran

157 :07x24 - Archie, the Liberal

Mar/05/1977
After the press and civil-rights groups criticize the discrimination in Archie's lodge, a token effort is made to recruit a new member.
Guest Stars: Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry | James McEachin as Solomon Jackson | James McEachin as Solomon Jackson
Director: Paul Bogart

158 :07x25 - Archie's Dog Day Afternoon

Mar/12/1977
After he argues with Barney about the latter's dog, Archie accidentally backs a car over the pet.
Guest Stars: Tracy Bogart as Receptionist | Bill Hunt as Dr. Rushton | Vanda Barra as Woman | Tracy Bogart as Receptionist | Bill Hunt as Dr. Rushton | Vanda Barra as Woman

Season 8

159 :08x01 - Archie Gets the Business (1)

Oct/02/1977
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Guest Stars: A. Martinez as Manuel | Arny Freeman as Watkins | A. Martinez as Manuel | Arny Freeman as Watkins | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart

160 :08x02 - Archie Gets the Business (2)

Oct/02/1977
Archie, desperate to realize his personal dream and buy Kelcy's Bar, forges Edith's signature on the mortgage papers.
Guest Stars: Arny Freeman as Watkins | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | A. Martinez as Manuel | Arny Freeman as Watkins | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Ben Starr

162 :08x04 - Edith's 50th Birthday (1)

Oct/16/1977

Edith misses her birthday party when a rapist holds her at gunpoint in her own living room.
Guest Stars: Barry Gordon as Gary Rabinowitz | David Dukes as Lambert | Barry Gordon as Gary Rabinowitz
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Bob Schiller

163 :08x05 - Edith's 50th Birthday (2)

Oct/16/1977
Edith escapes her rapist, but now refuses to press charges against him.
Guest Stars: David Dukes as Lambert | John Brandon as Policeman No. 1 | Ray Colella as Policeman No. 2 | Jane Connell as Sybil | John Brandon as Policeman No. 1 | Ray Colella as Policeman No. 2
Director: Paul Bogart

164 :08x06 - Unequal Partners

Oct/23/1977
Edith ruins Archie's weekend fishing trip when she stages a wedding in the Bunker's living room for an elderly couple.
Guest Stars: Will Mackenzie as Reverend | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Merie Earle as Florence | Ian Wolfe as Hooper | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Merie Earle as Florence | Ian Wolfe as Hooper
Director: Paul Bogart

165 :08x07 - Archie's Grand Opening

Oct/30/1977
Archie enlists the services of his family to help with his bars grand opening after being deserted by Harry and his friends.
Guest Stars: Sorrell Booke as Mr. Sanders | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Sam Solito as Kleever | Ray Henderson as Bilkey | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | André Pavon as Carlos | Sorrell Booke as Mr. Sanders | Ray Henderson as Bilkey | Gracia Lee as Mrs. Kleever | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Larry Rhine

166 :08x08 - Archie's Bitter Pill (1)

Nov/06/1977
Archie takes a few pep pills to keep pace with the increased demands of running his own business and becomes addicted.
Guest Stars: A. Martinez as Manuel | Arny Freeman as Watkins | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | A. Martinez as Manuel | Arny Freeman as Watkins | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart

167 :08x09 - Archie's Bitter Pill (2) (aka Archie's Road Back)

Nov/13/1977
A despondent Archie retreats to his bedroom, until Harry offers to bail him out with a partnership offer for the bar.
Guest Stars: A. Martinez as Manuel | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Jason Wingreen as Harry

169 :08x11 - Archie and the KKK (2)

Dec/04/1977
Archie thinks up a plan to prevent the Klan members from burning a cross on Mike and Gloria's lawn.
Guest Stars: Dennis Patrick as Gordie
Director: Paul Bogart

170 :08x12 - Mike and Gloria Meet

Dec/11/1977
In a flashback, Mike and Gloria recall their first date, which was arranged by her friend Debbie.
Guest Stars: Christopher Guest as Jim | Christopher Guest as Jim

171 :08x13 - Edith's Crisis of Faith (1)

Dec/25/1977
Edith's religious faith is shaken after her friend Beverly LaSalle is brutally murdered by thugs at Christmas.
Guest Stars: Lori Shannon as Beverly LaSalle | Lori Shannon as Beverly LaSalle | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Ron Vernan as Doctor
Director: Paul Bogart

172 :08x14 - Edith's Crisis of Faith (2)

Dec/25/1977
Family members try to get Edith to reconsider after she renounces her faith in God because of the murder of Beverly LaSalle.
Director: Paul Bogart

174 :08x16 - Super Bowl Sunday

Jan/15/1978
On Super Bowl Sunday, Archie anticipates great business at his bar, but unfortunately so do two robbers.
Guest Stars: Art Metrano as Jack | Gloria LeRoy as "Boom Boom" Turner | J.J. Johnston as Robber | Louis Guss as Sam | Gloria LeRoy as "Boom Boom" Turner | Art Metrano as Jack | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner
Director: Paul Bogart

175 :08x17 - Aunt Iola's Visit

Jan/22/1978
Much to Archie's discomfort, Edith's Aunt Iola comes to visit, and he fears that she may plan to stay permanently.
Director: Paul Bogart

176 :08x18 - Love Comes to the Butcher

Feb/05/1978
The neighborhood butcher reacts to Edith's many kindnesses by falling for her
Guest Stars: Theodore Bikel as Albrescht Klemmer | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Sarina C. Grant as Woman
Writer: Phil Sharp

177 :08x19 - Two's a Crowd

Feb/12/1978
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Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Phil Sharp

178 :08x20 - Stalemates

Feb/19/1978
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Guest Stars: Terry Kiser as Bob
Director: Paul Bogart

179 :08x21 - The Brother

Feb/26/1978
After a hostile silence of 29 years, Archie and his brother are reunited, rekindling a sibling rivalry.
Guest Stars: Jason Wingreen as Harry | Richard McKenzie as Freddie | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Richard McKenzie as Freddie
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Mel Tolkin

180 :08x22 - Mike's New Job

Mar/05/1978
Mike and Gloria prepare to move to California, but circumstances temporarily place them back with the Bunkers.
Guest Stars: Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson
Director: Paul Bogart

181 :08x23 - The Dinner Guest

Mar/12/1978
Mike tries to choose between a farewell dinner Edith has planned and a social meeting with his new boss.
Director: Paul Bogart

182 :08x24 - The Stivics Go West

Mar/19/1978
The Bunker house is the scene of tearful good-byes as Mike and Gloria finally leave for California.
Guest Stars: Clyde Kusatsu as Rev. Chong

Season 9

183 :09x01 - Little Miss Bunker

Sep/24/1978
Edith's cousin Floyd abandons his nine-year-old daughter, Stephanie, on the Bunkers' doorstep.
Guest Stars: Jason Wingreen as Harry | Bhetty Waldron as Woman | Santos Morales as Ticket Agent | Bern Bennett as Announcer in Bus Station | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Marty Brill as Floyd | Bhetty Waldron as Woman | Santos Morales as Ticket Agent | Bern Bennett as Announcer in Bus Station
Director: Paul Bogart

184 :09x02 - End in Sight

Oct/01/1978
A spot on his liver leads Archie to believe that he's dying, so he suddenly turns into a calmer, gentler human being.
Guest Stars: Phil Leeds as Mr. Stanley | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Phil Leeds as Mr. Stanley | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik
Director: Paul Bogart

185 :09x03 - Reunion on Hauser Street

Oct/08/1978
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Guest Stars: Estelle Parsons as Blanche Hefner | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Gloria LeRoy as "Boom Boom" Turner | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Estelle Parsons as Blanche Hefner | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Gloria LeRoy as "Boom Boom" Turner | Jason Wingreen as Harry
Director: Paul Bogart

186 :09x04 - What'll We Do with Stephanie?

Oct/15/1978
Archie and Edith are divided over Stephanie's future with them; he wants the child out, while she has other ideas.
Guest Stars: Abbey Lincoln as Laura Grant | William Larsen as McKenzie | Marcie Barkin as Telephone Girl | William Larsen as McKenzie | Marcie Barkin as Telephone Girl
Director: Paul Bogart

187 :09x05 - Edith's Final Respects

Oct/22/1978
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Guest Stars: Charles Siebert as Man | Howard Morton as Ernie Grambling
Director: Paul Bogart

188 :09x06 - Weekend in the Country

Oct/29/1978
Once again, Archie and Edith try to preserve peace between Barney Hefner and his extremely wayward wife
Guest Stars: Estelle Parsons as Blanche Hefner | Estelle Parsons as Blanche Hefner
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Phil Sharp

189 :09x07 - Archie's Other Wife

Nov/05/1978
While away at an American Legion convention, a joking Pinky Peterson plays a prank on Archie, having a black airline stewardess slip into bed with him.
Guest Stars: Harvey Lembeck as Wally | Harvey Lembeck as Wally | Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Jonelle Allen as Stewardess | James J. Casino (1) as Peter | Eugene Roche as Pinky Peterson | Jonelle Allen as Stewardess | James J. Casino (1) as Peter
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Bob Weiskopf

190 :09x08 - Edith Versus the Bank

Nov/19/1978
Edith is refused credit when she tries to buy a television set for Archie, then encounters a problem taking out a loan.
Guest Stars: John Harkins as Gordon Fairchild
Director: Paul Bogart

192 :09x10 - Bogus Bills

Dec/03/1978
Edith is arrested for passing phony ten-dollar bills she got from Archie's Place during Christmas time.
Guest Stars: Sandy Kenyon as Herb | John Finnegan as Santa Claus | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner | Sandy Kenyon as Herb | John Finnegan as Santa Claus | Charles Hallahan as Officer Harrison | Bill Quinn (1) as Mr. Van Ranseleer | Danny Dayton as Hank Pivnik | Jason Wingreen as Harry | Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner
Writer: Bob Schiller

193 :09x11 - The Bunkers Go West

Dec/10/1978
Mike's bad back forces the Stivics to cancel their trip home for Christmas , the Bunkers decide to travel west for the holidays.
Guest Stars: Allan Melvin as Barney Hefner
Director: Paul Bogart

194 :09x12 - California, Here We Are (1)

Dec/17/1978
The Bunkers arrive in Santa Barbara for Christmas and soon discover that all is not right with Mike and Gloria.
Guest Stars: Sally Struthers as Gloria Stivic | Cory R. Miller as Joey Stivic | Sally Struthers as Gloria Stivic | Rob Reiner as Michael Stivic
Director: Paul Bogart

195 :09x13 - California, Here We Are (2)

Dec/17/1978
The Bunkers discover Mike and Gloria are seperated, and plan on getting a divorce.
Guest Stars: Sally Struthers as Gloria Stivic | Sally Struthers as Gloria Stivic | Cory R. Miller as Joey Stivic | Cory R. Miller as Joey Stivic | Rob Reiner as Michael Stivic
Director: Phil Sharp

196 :09x14 - A Night at the PTA

Jan/07/1979
When Edith develops laryngitis on the eve of her singing debut at Stephanie's PTA recital, Archie steps in to understudy the duet.
Director: Paul Bogart

197 :09x15 - A Girl Like Edith

Jan/14/1979
Edith meets butcher Klemmer's new sweetheart, a woman who just happens to be her spitting image.
Guest Stars: Theodore Bikel as Albrescht Klemmer | Theodore Bikel as Albrescht Klemmer | Jean Stapleton as Judith Klammerstadt
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Bob Weiskopf

198 :09x16 - The Appendectomy

Jan/21/1979
Edith and Archie rush Stephanie to the hospital for an emergency appendectomy.
Guest Stars: Tracy Bogart as The Nurse | George Wyner as Dr. Sidney Shapiro
Director: Paul Bogart

199 :09x17 - Stephanie and the Crime Wave

Jan/28/1979
The Bunkers are at odds over Stephanie's punishment when they catch her stealing petty items from around the house and from her favorite teacher.
Guest Stars: Davis Roberts as Principal | Davis Roberts as Principal
Director: Paul Bogart
Writer: Mel Tolkin

200 :09x18 - Barney, the Gold Digger

Feb/04/1979
Barney Hefner is suicidal after Blanche finally deserts him, until Archie fixes him up with an overweight but wealthy widow.
Director: Paul Bogart

201 :09x19 - The Return of Archie's Brother

Feb/11/1979
Archie's brother, Fred, arrives with his latest wife -- a child bride of eighteen .
Guest Stars: Elissa Leeds as Katherine Bunker | Elissa Leeds as Katherine Bunker
Director: Paul Bogart

202 :09x20 - Stephanie's Conversation

Feb/18/1979
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Guest Stars: Clyde Kusatsu as Rev. Chong | Clyde Kusatsu as Rev. Chong
Director: Paul Bogart

203 :09x21 - Edith Gets Fired

Feb/25/1979
Edith loses her job at the Sunshine Home after she honors an invalid woman's final wish to be allowed to die with dignity.
Guest Stars: Leonard Stone as Mr. Johnson | Victor Kilian as Mr. Burkvist | Victor Kilian as Mr. Burkvist | Angela Clarke (2) as Mrs. Loretta Dillon | Leonard Stone as Mr. Johnson | Barbara Cason as Miss Critchen | Gerald Castillo as Orderly | Michael McGuire as Charlie Hammer | Dolores Sutton as Norene Hammer | Barbara Cason as Miss Critchen | Michael McGuire as Charlie Hammer | Dolores Sutton as Norene Hammer
Director: Paul Bogart

205 :09x23 - All in the Family Retrospective (2)

Mar/04/1979
Norman Lear hosts an affectionate look at the high points of his ground-breaking TV series.

207 :09x25 - The Family Next Door

Mar/11/1979
Archie hits the roof when Edith rents out the old Jefferson house to a black couple.
Guest Stars: Richard Ward (1) as Ed Lewis | Richard Ward (1) as Ed Lewis | David Byrd as Mr. Hoffman | Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson
Director: Paul Bogart

208 :09x26 - The Return of Stephanie's Father

Mar/25/1979
Stephanie's father, Floyd, finally arrives with a devastating proposition for the Bunkers: They can keep Stephanie if they agree to pay him one thousand dollars cash.
Guest Stars: Ben Slack as Floyd Mills
Writer: Larry Rhine

209 :09x27 - Too Good Edith

Apr/08/1979
Archie is hurt and outraged when Edith tries to hide a serious illness from him after trying to prepare a St. Patricks day party at the bar.
Director: Paul Bogart