At times, both would involve themselves in schemes. But will Fred be left holding the dead man's hand? Fred then takes it upon himself to teach the kid to appreciate what he's got at home. This episode introduces the recurring character Ah Chew. Air Date : 9th-Mar-1973 Lamont and Rollo answer an ad that promises them stardom through low-budget movies. Lamont has a change of heart, however, when Fred wanders away from home and is taken to the hospital - with an apparent case of amnesia. Grady fixes up Fred with a bubble-headed bimbo named Bunny. Air Date : 22nd-Sep-1972 Fred's cousin arrives with his new wife and his not-so-attractive stepdaughter, Betty Jean.
Air Date : 8th-Dec-1972 Fred and Donna's on again off again relationship is back on and he invites her to dinner. Sanford was known for his bigotry and being cantankerous, the role of Lamont Sanford was usually a peacemaker and more conscientious. Hastings from the Social Security office is on his way over to the house. Murray 30 January 1981 Fred invites Cliff and his new girlfriend Charlene to dinner, but Cliff neglects to tell Fred that Charlene is blind. They use Fred and Lamont's home to stakeout the Arms. Murray January 7, 1977 1977-01-07 126 Misunderstandings abound and compound when Fred's friends try to honor his fortieth year in business with a secret surprise. At times, both would involve themselves in schemes.
Betty is bent on getting satisfaction and skeptical of Grady's insisting he's not Fred. At the same time, Fred thinks that the whole thing is ridiculous, that is until a woman from Nigeria visits and explains to Lamont how sacred listening to your father is in African culture and how you should respect him. Louis, Grady is put in charge of the house. Fred and Lamont try everything in their power to persuade him not to sue and Fred does his best to try to prove the bum is not really injured. Fred and Cal hope to scare him straight. Stanford Parker 23 January 1981 When a pair of crooks threaten Fred and Cal at gunpoint, Cal can only cower in the closet.
Then Fred learns that among the items recently stolen from Frank Sinatra's hotel room was an initialed signet ring. It was a ratings hit throughout its six season run. It was a ratings hit throughout its six season run. It then becomes Fred and Grady's job to get Junior into fighting shape before Friday's bout. With Lamont, spending so much free time with Julio, Fred begins to feel left out and decides to try to be more like one of the guys. After meeting her, he tries to trick her into visiting him at his home. Fred gets a hold of the brochure and decides to try out too.
Dubin Aaron Ruben March 17, 1972 1972-03-17 10 Fred's in love and engaged to be married, but not if Lamont can help it. Then, he finds out the records are rare and could be worth several hundred dollars. After having it appraised, Lamont and Fred decide to sell it at an auction. However, Fred's plan backfires when Lamont catches on to his scheme. Air Date : 15th-Dec-1972 Fred and Lamont have bills coming out of their ears and consider going on welfare, something Fred refuses to do. However, Fred quickly learns the advantages of having so much free time and no one to hoard in on it. It was a ratings hit throughout its six season run.
This episode marked an early acting role for future regular. Lamont is against the whole idea but Fred insists on going through with a lawsuit, but first Fred must identify the person the hit him. Fred sees millions but before any money can be paid it must first be tested. After getting in an accident with the truck, Fred thinks that he might have whiplash and Fred's friend Bubba convinces him that he can make big money off of the situation. The bride dumps him at the altar, and his relatives beg to get back their wedding gifts.
Fred is no friend of nature and does nothing but complain. Fred hires a new man to replace Lamont, who signs on to work with a competing junk dealer. When they return they interrupt a robber trying to flee from the scene. Watts Businessman's Contest and net Fred half the prize money. After trying to get him to move on, he pretends that he gets hurt on their property and threatens to sue.
Fred works overtime engineering a reconciliation so she'll return home. Fred jumps to the conclusion that he killed him. Later they discover the crook dropped his gun and in an attempt to get some quick cash, decide to pawn it. Air Date : 9th-Feb-1973 A 9 year old runaway child shows up on the Sanfords' property and Fred is against having any little kids around to cause problems but Fred quickly lightens up the young boy despite his gruff exterior. Air Date : 6th-Oct-1972 One evening, Lamont and his friend Rollo go out. However, what Fred really gets a kick out of is seeing Lena Horne's car and sneaks into her dressing room. This episode serves as the pilot for the spin-off.