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Season 1

15 Sep. 1969
Man Against the World
In the pilot episode: We meet a cartoonist with a vivid imagination (deftly illustrated by James Thurber), who lives a fairly standard life in American suburbia with a wife, a child, and a house with the proverbial picket fence. After daughter Lydia complains her history lesson is dull and boring, John tells her his own take on the story of Generals Grant and Lee at Appomattox. Of course, Lydia shares her father's less-than-factual version with her class in school, her teacher schedules a home visit.
 
22 Sep. 1969
The Disenchanted
Lydia runs away from home feeling she is being treated unfairly. Her father allows it to teach her a lesson, but becomes concerned to see her seriousness.
 
29 Sep. 1969
Little Girls Are Sugar & Spice, and Not Always Nice!
John desperately tries to not be beaten by his daughter in a game of chess.
 
6 Oct. 1969
Cristabel
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20 Oct. 1969
The Ghost and Mr. Monroe
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3 Nov. 1969
Seal in the Bedroom
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10 Nov. 1969
The Saga of Dimity Ann
John is fearful of his daughter Lydia's cat Dimity Ann and plots to get rid of the feline.
 
17 Nov. 1969
A Friend of the Earth
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24 Nov. 1969
Maid in Connecticut
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1 Dec. 1969
Native Wit
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15 Dec. 1969
Rally Round the Flag
John comes up short of his daughter's desired Christmas gift and returns home with a huge American flag. She proudly flies it, leading the neighborhood to gossip that the family is masking something.
 
22 Dec. 1969
The War Between Men and Women
A wife's incessant interruptions of her husband's humorous story at a cocktail party is the spark that ignites blazing combat between the sexes.
 
29 Dec. 1969
The Mating Dance
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5 Jan. 1970
Darn That Dream
When his young daughter has nightmares, John Monroe eases her fears with a soothing story about their unusual ghostly relatives who filled their house with the creaks and odd noises that have been feeding her imagination. This program was inspired by James Thurber's famous short story, "The Night The Bed Fell".
 
 
26 Jan. 1970
The Middle Years
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9 Feb. 1970
The Wooing of Mr. Monroe
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16 Feb. 1969
The Mea Culpa Bit
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23 Feb. 1970
The Fourth Estate
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2 Mar. 1970
Monroe the Mysogynist
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6 Mar. 1970
Child's Play
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