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Season 4

8 Oct. 1988
Yes, We Have No Havanas
Blanche and Sophia are caught in a love triangle with an elderly Cuban cigar mogul.
 
22 Oct. 1988
The Days and Nights of Sophia Petrillo
While Dorothy, Rose, and Blanche sit around and feel like their lives are boring, Sophia goes out and fights with the grocery store over a peach, conducts a jazz band made up of old ladies, and volunteers at the hospital.
 
29 Oct. 1988
The One That Got Away
Blanches tries to woo Ham Lushbaugh, the only man who ever turned her down. Meanwhile, Rose believes she saw a UFO fly over the house.
 
5 Nov. 1988
Yokel Hero
Rose is nominated for the St. Olaf Woman of the Year award, while Blanche and Dorothy embellish her accomplishments on her entry form.
 
12 Nov. 1988
Bang the Drum, Stanley
When Sophia gets hit in the head by a baseball at a game, Stan encourages her to exaggerate her injuries to try and get a class action settlement out of it.
 
19 Nov. 1988
Sophia's Wedding: Part 1
When Sophia's friend Esther Weinstock dies, she goes to her funeral in Brooklyn. There, she confronts Esther's widower, Max, whom Sophia blames for the failure of her husband's old business.
 
26 Nov. 1988
Sophia's Wedding: Part 2
Newlyweds Max and Sophia open a pizza knish stand on the beach, while Dorothy has gotten into the habit of smoking cigarettes.
 
3 Dec. 1988
Brother, Can You Spare That Jacket?
Sophia donates an old jacket to charity, not knowing that it contains a winning lottery ticket.
 
10 Dec. 1988
Scared Straight
Blanche's brother Clayton is afraid to admit his homosexuality, so he claims he slept with Rose.
 
7 Jan. 1989
Stan Takes a Wife
When Sophia is hospitalized with pneumonia, Stan comforts Dorothy. At the hospital, she sees a side of him that impresses her, and she tries to prevent him from getting married again to another woman.
 
14 Jan. 1989
The Auction
The girls need a new roof, so they scheme to buy and then sell a painting by Jasper DeKimmel, an arrogant painter who has a few days to live.
 
28 Jan. 1989
Blind Date
Blanche makes a date with a man without realizing that he is blind.
 
4 Feb. 1989
The Impotence of Being Ernest
Rose tries to do something about her boyfriend's sexual dysfunction.
 
6 Feb. 1989
Love Me Tender
Dorothy dates a short, bald man with whom she has nothing in common - except for great lovemaking. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche volunteer as big sisters for two teenage girls.
 
11 Feb. 1989
Valentine's Day
The girls Valentine's Day dates all stand them up, so they sit around, eat cheesecake, and look back at memorable Valentine's Days past.
 
18 Feb. 1989
Two Rode Together
Dorothy takes Sophia to Walt Disney World for "quality time," but Sophia wants to ride Space Mountain instead. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche collaborate on a children's book.
 
25 Feb. 1989
You Gotta Have Hope
Rose is convinced that Bob Hope is her real father and that he will perform as the Master of Ceremonies at an upcoming charity benefit.
 
4 Mar. 1989
Fiddler on the Ropes
Sophia is given money that is intended to be put into a Certificate of Deposit, but she buys a Cuban prizefighter instead.
 
18 Mar. 1989
Till Death Do We Volley
Dorothy blames herself when her friend and former classmate Trudy dies suddenly while playing tennis.
 
25 Mar. 1989
High Anxiety
Rose tries to overcome her addiction to painkillers. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Sophia appear in a TV commercial for a pizzeria.
 
1 Apr. 1989
Little Sister
Nobody believes Rose when she says that she saw her sister Holly making out with Blanche's boyfriend.
 
15 Apr. 1989
Sophia's Choice
Sophia breaks her friend Lillian out of a retirement home that is worse than Shady Pines was. Meanwhile, Blanche decides to use her work bonus to have her breasts enlarged.
 
29 Apr. 1989
Rites of Spring
As the girls vow to get in shape for an upcoming beach party, they recall past attempts at self-improvement.
 
6 May 1989
Foreign Exchange
Two friends of Sophia's come to visit from Sicily with the revelation that Dorothy and their daughter, Gina, may have been switched at birth.
 
13 May 1989
We're Outta Here: Part 1
A wealthy Japanese businessman offers to buy the house.
 
13 May 1989
We're Outta Here: Part 2
The girls plan to accept a generous offer for the house.
 

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