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Episode List


Season 5

17 Sep. 1970
The Good Neighbors
Buffy & Jody notice that while they know a lot of the tenants in the building, most of them do not know each other. They ask Mr French to help them throw a party for everyone. Some tenants get stuck in the elevator when going to the party.
24 Sep. 1970
Desert Isle: Manhattan Style
Bill asks Cissy to babysit the twin while he and French are out. When her boyfriend calls and asks her to go on a trip, she calls someone else to take her place and then just leaves. The replacement does not get there because of a blizzard.
1 Oct. 1970
Eastward Ho
Bill offers to let Ming Lee stay at his place. Ming Lee is engaged in an arranged marriage to Bill's friend Eng Ho. Cissy and Gregg offer to take Ming Lee out for the evening. She meets someone and refuses to marry Eng Ho.
8 Oct. 1970
Meet Emily
Bill decides to hire a female employee to help around the house and soften the edges of Mr French's stiffness. It takes a while, but soon the whole family enjoys having Emily around.
15 Oct. 1970
The Return of Maudie
A former friend of Mr French's visits.
22 Oct. 1970
It Can't Be Five Years
Cissy, Jody and Buffy talk about when they first came to live with their Uncle Bill and realize it has been five years. They decide to throw a party for the occasion but Bill almost misses it due to work. Emily tells he has to come home.
29 Oct. 1970
Travels with Cissy
Love goes awry when Bill tries to stop Cissy from marrying Gregg. Bill takes Cissy to a party to distract her. Cissy meets a man named Steve and realizes she is not in love with Gregg. Soon Cissy & Steve are an item, and he proposes.
5 Nov. 1970
Stamp of Approval
Bill and Jody try to get on the good side of female friends in order to get something they want. Bill wants to land a construction contract with her foundation, and Jody wants a stamp for his collection.
12 Nov. 1970
And Baby Makes Eight
Cissy's friend Kathy is pregnant, and her husband is out of town.
19 Nov. 1970
Say Uncle
Jody and a classmate taunt each other with claims of "my father can beat your father", but the parents refuse to fight each other.
26 Nov. 1970
Class Clown
Laughter is the best medicine but not for every date. Bill goes out with a female comedian who seems to always be performing her act.
3 Dec. 1970
The Unsinkable Mr. French
Everything at the Davis' place seems to be in a state of chaos, but Mr French manages to keep things under control. That is, until one more thing goes wrong.
10 Dec. 1970
Wish You Were Here
The family goes on vacation to Indiana, where Cissy, Buffy and Jody grew up. Bill wants them to touch base with the relatives still living there, and to see their hometown.
17 Dec. 1970
Feat of Clay
Buffy and Jody accidentally break a small Pre-Colombian statue and try to fix it before Uncle Bill finds out about it.
31 Dec. 1970
Heroes Are Born
Jody's newest hero figure is a football superstar who is Uncle Ken to one of Jody's friend. When Jody finds out that Ken is suspended from the team for placing bets, Jody is disillusioned.
7 Jan. 1971
Nobody Here But Us Uncles
The twins play matchmaker for Uncle Bill so he has someone in his life when they get older and move out.
14 Jan. 1971
Too Late, Too Soon
Emily Turner plays matchmaker to Mr French and Miss Faversham, while being the match-breaker for her son Jim Turner and Cissy's relationship.
21 Jan. 1971
The Littlest Exile
Buffy & Jody make a new friend with Johnnie. Johnnie and his mother are hiding from militants who are interested in finding their father.
28 Jan. 1971
Put Your Dreams Away
Russ Brook is a former friend of Cissy's who is now in the Peace Corps. Russ asks Cissy to join him on a mission to Chile.
4 Feb. 1971
The Joiners
Buffy wants to join a popular group at school, but the group does not think she is right for them.
11 Feb. 1971
Jody and Buffy decide to help Emily go to her son Jim's graduation celebration. She wants a new outfit and someone to take her.
18 Feb. 1971
Goodbye, Mrs. Beasley
One of Buffy's friends tells her it is time to give up her doll, Mrs Beasley, as it is a child's toy. They go to a toy store where the owner looks like Mrs Beasley.
25 Feb. 1971
Buffy's Fair Lady
Buffy helps a shy friend meet new new friends. Buffy throws a party for Angela and friends, but finds some unexpected results
4 Mar. 1971
You Can't Fight City Hall
Buffy, Jody and their friend Ricky find a great place to play in the neighborhood. Then they find out a parking lot is going to be built in the space.

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