Alice Season 4
S04 E01Sep 24, 1979
Has Anyone Here Seen Telly? Sep 24, 1979 Telly Savalas gives star-struck Vera a thrill when he stops by the diner while she's working there alone. When no one believes her story, she quits in a huff.
S04 E02Oct 1, 1979
Mona Lisa Alice Oct 1, 1979 Alice's sour reaction to Tommy's matchmaking efforts threatens Mel's new promotional gimmick which is free meals to customers if his waitresses don't smile.
S04 E03Oct 8, 1979
Mel Loves Marie Oct 8, 1979 Mel gives a big engagement ring to his girlfriend Marie, but the sparkle quickly fades when he insists that she sign a premarital agreement.
S04 E04Oct 22, 1979
Vera Robs the Cradle Oct 22, 1979 Just one dance lesson and Tommy falls head over heels for his instructor, Vera.
S04 E05Oct 29, 1979
Flo's Chili Reception Oct 29, 1979 Mel is convinced that his chief competitor is romancing Flo just to get the recipe for Mel's Texas-style chili, rated by a food critic as being ""the best in the West.""
S04 E06Nov 5, 1979
Little Alice Bluenose Nov 5, 1979 Vera's boyfriend objects to her sketching nude males in art class.
S04 E07Nov 12, 1979
Carrie Sharples Strikes Again Nov 12, 1979 The return of Mel's domineering mother does nothing for his ego because after his back goes out, the customers flock in, for his mother's cooking.
S04 E08Nov 19, 1979
Mel's in the Kitchen With Dinah Nov 19, 1979 Things get hotter than Mel's chili when Dinah Shore invites Mel to prepare his recipe on her show and bring along one, but only one waitress.
S04 E09Dec 3, 1979
Cabin Fever Dec 3, 1979 Mel, his girlfriend and the waitresses spend the weekend packed like sardines in a fishing cabin.
S04 E10Dec 10, 1979
My Cousin, Art Carney Dec 10, 1979 Vera asks Art Carney, a sixth cousin on her father's side, to endorse Mel's chili, so it can be marketed frozen as Chili con Carney.
S04 E11Dec 24, 1979
Mel, the Magi Dec 24, 1979 A yule tale (with a touch of O. Henry's ""The Gift of the Magi"") finds the girls pooling their meager resources to celebrate Christmas at the diner.
S04 E12Jan 7, 1980
Good Buddy Flo Jan 7, 1980 Flo takes the wheel herself when she learns that her trucker beau has a female partner.
S04 E13Jan 14, 1980
Alice in TV Land Jan 14, 1980 Tommy stirs up trouble by candidly discussing his elders on a TV talk show.
S04 E14Jan 28, 1980
Alice Beats the Clock Jan 28, 1980 Mel installs a time clock which prompts the waitresses to demand overtime for the Sunday cleanup they used to do for nothing.
S04 E15Feb 4, 1980
Carrie's Wedding Feb 4, 1980 Mel is delighted that his mother is planning to remarry until he meets his prospective stepfather.
S04 E16Feb 11, 1980
My Funny Valentine Tux Feb 11, 1980 Tommy has his heart set on taking his girl to a formal Valentine's dance and he needs a tuxedo.
S04 E17Feb 18, 1980
Auld Acquaintances Should Be Forgot Feb 18, 1980 Mel plays host to a buddy whose wife has just left him.
S04 E18Feb 25, 1980
Flo's Farewell Feb 25, 1980 A wealthy Houston restaurateur offers Flo a job she finds hard to refuse.
S04 E19Mar 3, 1980
For Whom the Belle Toils Mar 3, 1980 Mel hires Belle, a Mississippi belle who rings Mel's chimes as ""one of the best waitresses I've ever had."" However, Belle is now aiming for lusher pastures as a country-music writer.
S04 E20Mar 10, 1980
One Too Many Girls Mar 10, 1980 The new waitress Belle is making big points with her old boss Mel, but she's scoring zero with Alice and Vera.
S04 E21Mar 17, 1980
Vera, the Vamp Mar 17, 1980 Heartbroken over her boy friend's sudden lack of attention, Vera begs Belle to transform her into a sex goddess.
S04 E22Mar 24, 1980
Profit Without Honor Mar 24, 1980 Mel signs a profit-sharing agreement with the girls just before learning he'll get a tidy sum for letting the city condemn his property.
S04 E23Mar 31, 1980
Cook's Tour Mar 31, 1980 Mel is receptive to an infatuated tour guide, as long as she keeps steering tourists into his diner.
S04 E24Apr 7, 1980
Here Comes Alice Cottontail Apr 7, 1980 Alice allows Tommy to stay with Mel, prompting a wager between Alice and Mel, she bets that he will kick Tommy out and Mel bets that Alice will snoop on her son.