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Episode List


Season 5

20 Sep. 1978
Louise's Painting
George hits the roof when he sees Louise's sketch of a nude male model she drew at Helen's art class.
27 Sep. 1978
Homecoming: Part 1
Tom's father dies and leaves a warehouse to Alan, with the specific condition that he may not sell it to anyone on his father's side of the family. Meanwhile, the Help Center can't afford a rent increase, and George's laundry presser has raised his prices.
4 Oct. 1978
Homecoming: Part 2
George invites Alan to come and stay in his apartment, not letting him know of his ulterior motive: getting the warehouse.
11 Oct. 1978
How Slowly They Forget
George asks an old Navy buddy, Cornelius X. Mayflower, to help expedite the approval process for some necessary licenses for the Help Center.
18 Oct. 1978
George's Dream
George dreams it's 1996 - his friends and his wife are commemorating the silver anniversary of his first store (and he now has twenty), but he's dead.
1 Nov. 1978
George's New Stockbroker
George hires Roy Crandall, a former ventriloquist, as his new stockbroker. When his old stockbroker tells him that Roy spent time in a mental hospital, he regrets this and tries to stop Florence from going out with the man.
4 Nov. 1978
Me and Billy Dee
Louise wants a celebrity to talk to the kids at the Help Center, so George suggests Billy Dee Williams, who is in town making a movie. He calls him up, pretending to be author Alex Haley, and asks Ralph to find a lookalike in case he can't get the real thing. Florence is excited at first, but when Ralph returns with the name of a celebrity lookalike agency, she assumes that the man coming to the apartment is an impersonator.
8 Nov. 1978
Half a Brother
George is up for a nomination as a member of the Board of Directors of his bank. When the Bank President's daughter takes an interest in Alan, he tries to keep them apart.
22 Nov. 1978
What Are Friends For?
George's cousin Dusty needs a new kidney, and since his brother Bob has diabetes, George is the closest possible match.
29 Nov. 1978
George, Who?
Louise suffers amnesia following a bump to her head. George, Florence and their friends try to restore Weezie's memory by reenacting favorite and fun moments from her past.
13 Dec. 1978
Harry's House Guest
Harry Bentley is stuck with an insufferable lady houseguest and when George Jefferson volunteers to get him unstuck, he winds up sticking Bentley with something worse.
20 Dec. 1978
George Finds a Father
George finds out a disturbing secret about his mother from his guardian during the Christmas holiday.
3 Jan. 1979
Louise's Sister
George and friends want to surprise Louise after her sister Maxine, whom she hasn't seen in years, visits from Paris. However, when Louise sees her sister, she gets furious.
10 Jan. 1979
Louise's Reunion
When Louise finds out about a new clause in George's will, she almost gives him cause to use it.
24 Jan. 1979
A Bedtime Story
George's problems in the bedroom send him on a panicked search for solutions, from some of the most unlikely sources.
31 Jan. 1979
Florence Meets Mr. Right
Florence is quitting her job as the Jeffersons' maid when her new boyfriend, Buzz Thatcher, proposes to her. However, Louise is concerned that Florence is getting into a bad situation when she discovered that Buzz is controlling.
7 Feb. 1979
Louise's Award
Louise's donation to charity might win her a special award, if George's "donation" to a politician doesn't ruin her chances.
21 Feb. 1979
The Other Woman
Is it business or pleasure?
28 Feb. 1979
The Hold Out
George gets caught between his morals and his money when his efforts to increase his take on a business deal turn him into an unlikely neighborhood hero.
7 Mar. 1979
The Ones You Love
The first casualty from George and Louise's vicious verbal battle could be the interviewer interested in their "perfect marriage."
28 Mar. 1979
Every Night Fever
Louise's plan to spend more time with George backfires when he catches "disco fever" and goes dancing every night.
4 Apr. 1979
Three Faces of Florence
Has Florence finally flipped?
11 Apr. 1979
Louise's Convention
There's foul play afoot when George tries to duck out of celebrating his wedding anniversary with Louise and she tries to duck out of town to attend a convention.
18 Apr. 1979
The Freeze In
Cold spell heats up the house.

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