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Season 4

20 Sep. 1973
Episode #4.1
Flip tells about Leroy the Terrible and gives his guests a long intro. Child musician William Attmore does several routines with Flip. Flip shares a hospital room with Buddy Hackett with Richard as an agent, Ruth the nurse.
 
27 Sep. 1973
Episode #4.2
Flip and the Pointer Sisters reminisce with the siblings singing about the good old days. Monty serves up Let's Make A Deal with Windom as announcer and Geraldine a contestant. The Pointers return for a rousing scat number.
 
4 Oct. 1973
Episode #4.3
Flip tries to impress a lady with outrageous tales but Pryor, as his friend Calvin, starts telling even more outlandish stories. Ralph Edwards hosts a This is Your Life with Flip as Geraldine being the show's focus.
 
11 Oct. 1973
Episode #4.4
Joan Rivers acts as a superstitious gambler who wants Flip's seat at the blackjack table which he's reluctant to give up. Then Flip becomes a street painter trying to make it big with Redd as his subject. Helen sings.
 
25 Oct. 1973
Episode #4.5
Flip is a street tie salesman and enlists Harry Belafonte to bring in customers. Harry then performs a soulful ballad. Flip becomes Geraldine, going on a Caribbean vacation where she engages with Burns and Schreiber.
 
1 Nov. 1973
Episode #4.6
Flip does corny vaudeville routines with guests Slappy and Robert then Carol Lawrence does an old timey burlesque dance. Carol recreates with Flip, her husband Robert and audience members a Hollywood production number.
 
8 Nov. 1973
Episode #4.7
Flip explains baseball to Hank Aaron then he directs Lee Grant, a supposedly ordinary housewife, in a TV ad. Hank appears at a BBQ joint run by Flip and Gladys. Gladys and her Pips groove to "Midnight Train to Georgia."
 
15 Nov. 1973
Episode #4.8
Flip tells of a man trying to get his mother-in-law to leave. Mental illusionist Romark performs with audience participation. Flip, Tim Conway, and Richard Pryor do improve with one chair as a prop.
 
22 Nov. 1973
Episode #4.9
Flip and his guest Leonard Nimoy are featured in a Star Trek parody. In an extended sequence Flip brings on Ronald Mingo, the world's fastest typist, who attempts to break his own record inspired by attractive dancers.
 
29 Nov. 1973
Episode #4.10
Flip opens with a Reverend Freddie story, then deals with Tim as a beserk fast food clown. Jerry Stiller is a dentist with Anne Meara his reluctant patient. Aretha Franklin soulfully croons "Mr. Pain."
 
6 Dec. 1973
Episode #4.11
Flip, in his Reverend Leroy persona, visits old friends Burns and Schreiber who are now monks. Flip tries to include himself in a Fifth Dimension number but they perform "Flashback " without him.
 
13 Dec. 1973
Episode #4.12
Flip, Anthony, and Roscoe Lee do a bit about mistaken identity at a restaurant. Later Flip is a horse trainer that needs to substitute one horse for another with Roscoe Lee's help.
 
20 Dec. 1973
Episode #4.13
Chuck Norris and a young boy Philip Paley put on a martial arts demonstration involving Flip. A pompous Ted Knight tries to order smart cuisine from a dodgy street cafe. Flip and Ted are humorous newscasters.
 
27 Dec. 1973
Episode #4.14
Roy is a customer at Flip's greasy spoon diner. Then Roy sings two songs including "Rolling in my Sweet Baby's Arms" with the Clark Family Band. Flip tries to romance Melba in a record store then she belts out "Don't Rain On My Parade."
 
3 Jan. 1974
Episode #4.15
Flip does a risqué routine about ancient Rome and a special berry. Flip helps best friend Richard with relationship problems when he shows up at 3 in the morning. Steve Lawrence joins Flip's carpool because of the energy crisis.
 
10 Jan. 1974
Episode #4.16
Flip opens and closes with a heart felt speech. Flip appears Geraldine at a Las Vegas wedding chapel run by Dennis Weaver. OJ is TJ substituting for Killer as the groom.
 
17 Jan. 1974
Episode #4.17
Don Adams depicts a compulsive gambler who asks Flip to hold $2,000 for him and not return it no matter how much he begs. Redd does his stand up then Flip joins him for a Q&A with the audience.
 
24 Jan. 1974
Episode #4.18
Flip is a duck hunter who wrangles with bird watcher Tony Randall. At a hoity toity party Flip clashes with the sophisticated Lena Horne and Tony. Lena ends the show serenading the viewers.
 

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