On Our Own (1977–1978)

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Maria Bonino and Julia Peters are two secretaries in a high-powered New York advertising agency. They are promoted to art director and copywriter and begin their new careers with enthusiasm... See full summary »

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 Julia Peters (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
Lynnie Greene ...
 Maria Teresa Bonino (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Toni McBain (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 April Baxter (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
Dan Resin ...
 Craig Boatwright (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
John Christopher Jones ...
 Eddie Barnes (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
Bob Randall ...
 J.M. Bedford (22 episodes, 1977-1978)
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Maria Bonino and Julia Peters are two secretaries in a high-powered New York advertising agency. They are promoted to art director and copywriter and begin their new careers with enthusiasm. Other people in the agency are J.M. Bedford, chairman of the board; Toni McBain, the President; April Baxter, a copywriter; Eddie Barnes, a TV commercial producer, and Craig Boatwright, a salesman. Written by J.E. McKillop <jmckillo@notes.cc.bellcore.com>

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Discovering Dixie Carter
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The best thing about this show was Dixie Carter. I couldn't even remember the name of it and found it by clicking around until I saw Bess Armstrong's name and looked through her credits.

Dixie Carter was this alluring mature woman who worked at the advertising company. One of the guys - a young pup would just melt whenever she walked by. She rarely said much.

And then one episode she pulled out her southern drawl and gave a sales pitch for some product that she was working on - I about fell out of my chair. She gave this big souther smile and then switched back to the cool, aloof character she had been playing all along. I loved it!


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