All in the Family Season 9
S09 E01Sep 24, 1978
Little Miss Bunker Sep 24, 1978 Edith's cousin Floyd abandons his nine-year-old daughter, Stephanie, on the Bunkers' doorstep.
S09 E02Oct 1, 1978
End in Sight Oct 1, 1978 Archie spends a night wallowing in self-pity when an insurance physical reveals an ominous spot on his liver.
S09 E03Oct 8, 1978
Reunion on Hauser Street Oct 8, 1978 The Bunkers attempt to reunite Blanche and Barney Hefner after her latest fling with an exterminator fizzles
S09 E04Oct 15, 1978
What'll We Do with Stephanie? Oct 15, 1978 The Bunkers decide to keep Stephanie after her father fails to reclaim her as promised.
S09 E05Oct 22, 1978
Edith's Final Respects Oct 22, 1978 Edith is the sole mourner at her Aunt Rose's funeral.
S09 E06Oct 30, 1978
Weekend in the Country Oct 30, 1978 Archie and Edith are invited to spend a fishing weekend with Barney and Blanche at their cottage. But after a game of Monopoly, an argument between Barney and Blanche begins. That night, Archie is uncomfortable to sleep with a man (Barney) in bed, while Edith and Blanche rate their husbands as a lovers. By the end, Blanche and Barney makeup and Archie tries to forget everything.
S09 E07Nov 6, 1978
Archie's Other Wife Nov 6, 1978 At an American Legion convention, Archie awakens facing a beautiful black airline stewardess who swears they were married the night before.
S09 E08Nov 20, 1978
Edith Versus the Bank Nov 20, 1978 With the TV broken, Edith decides to buy a new one for Archie for their 30th wedding anniversary. But when the clerk won't let Edith buy a TV without Archie's signature because she's a woman, she goes to the bank for a loan. There too, she can not borrow money because she is just a housewife with no job, making Edith furious. Helpless, Edith goes home and asks Archie for $500, but she won't tell him why (surprise). During their conversation, Edith discovers that Archie may be sexist also.
S09 E09Nov 27, 1978
Return of the Waitress Nov 27, 1978 Edith finally confronts the waitress who tempted Archie's fidelity after Harry unwittingly hires her to work at Archie's Place.
S09 E10Dec 4, 1978
Bogus Bills Dec 4, 1978 Edith is arrested for passing phony $10 bills she got from Archie's Place.
S09 E11Dec 11, 1978
The Bunkers Go West Dec 11, 1978 After Mike and Gloria cancel their trip home for Christmas, the Bunkers decide to travel west for the holidays.
S09 E12Dec 17, 1978
California Here We Are (Part 1) Dec 17, 1978 The Bunkers head out to California for Christmas to find out that Mike and Gloria are having marital problems.
S09 E12Dec 18, 1978
California, Here We Are (1) Dec 18, 1978 The Bunkers head out to California for Christmas to find out that Mike and Gloria are having marital problems.
S09 E13Dec 18, 1978
California, Here We Are (2) Dec 18, 1978 separation is Archie's reaction when he discovers that Gloria has been unfaithful to her husband: For the first time in nine years, he turns his back on his daughter and sides with Michael. The script, rife with disturbing details of the petty cruelties that have already poisoned the Stivics' marriage, avoids the easy out of a tidy resolution. Mike and Gloria do effect a spontaneous reconciliation under the tree, but the tentative exchange lacks the conviction of a permanent reunion. They've been through enough to know, as we do, that the optimism of Christmas morning doesn't always stand up to the cold light of the new year. years, he turns his back on his daughter and sides with Michael.
S09 E14Jan 8, 1979
A Night at the PTA Jan 8, 1979 When Edith develops laryngitis on the eve of her singing debut at Stephanie's PTA recital, Archie steps in to understudy the duet.
S09 E15Jan 15, 1979
A Girl Like Edith Jan 15, 1979 When Edith invites butcher Klemmer and his new sweetheart, a Russian who is the spitting image of Edith, she notices that Klemmer might have the hots for Edith and not for her.
S09 E16Jan 22, 1979
The Appendectomy Jan 22, 1979 Edith and Archie rush Stephanie to the hospital for an emergency appendectomy on the eve of her 10th birthday. Luckily, the surgery goes perfectly, so they celebrate both Stephanie's birthday and the success of her operation.
S09 E17Jan 29, 1979
Stephanie and the Crime Wave Jan 29, 1979 Archie and Edith are shocked when they discover that Stephanie has been stealing some of her favorite teacher's belongings, and the Bunkers's also. But Stephanie admits that she stole these things so that when she returns to her dad's, she'll have something to remember them by.
S09 E18Feb 5, 1979
Barney, the Gold Digger Feb 5, 1979 Barney Hefner is suicidal when Blanche finally deserts him, until Archie fixes him up with an overweight but wealthy widow.
S09 E19Feb 12, 1979
The Return of Archie's Brother Feb 12, 1979 When Archie's brother, Fred, visits Archie to open up a business, he also brings his 18 year old wife, Katherine. Both, Archie and Edith, and even Stephanie, are shocked as they find out. While the new bride and Edith cook supper, Archie and Fred argue about Katherine's age. Before dinner, Fred (and Katherine) leave the Bunker's home, canceling the business. In bed, Edith asks Archie if he were a single 55 year old man, would he go for a young girl. Archie answers no.
S09 E20Feb 19, 1979
Stephanie's Conversation Feb 19, 1979 After Stephanie comes back from Sunday School, Rev. Chong visits Edith to tell her that even though she is welcome anytime at Sunday School, Stephanie is Jewish. Edith accepts it, unlike Archie. Selfishly, Archie decides to change Stephanie's religion but Edith interrupts that it's not his decision. So Edith brings Archie and herself to visit a Rabbi to get more information of the religion. Later that night, Stephanie awaits at the porch for the return of Edith and Archie. She and her uncle discuss and he approves that it's her decision and whatever religion she'll be, he'll love her the way he has.
S09 E21Feb 26, 1979
Edith Gets Fired Feb 26, 1979 When an ill woman tells Edith to let her die with dignity at the SunShine Home, the woman's family are furious after her death. The manager fires Edith for her selfishness, even though Edith honoured the woman's wish. Later that night, the woman's daughter thanks Edith to be with her mother as she passed away since she (the daughter) never got to visit her own mother back then.
S09 E22Mar 5, 1979
All in the Family Retrospective (1) Mar 5, 1979 Norman Lear hosts an affectionate look at the high points of his ground-breaking TV series.
S09 E23Mar 12, 1979
All in the Family Retrospective (2) Mar 12, 1979 Norman Lear hosts an affectionate look at the high points of his ground-breaking TV series.
S09 E24Mar 26, 1979
All in the Family Retrospective (3) Mar 26, 1979 Norman Lear hosts an affectionate look at the high points of his ground-breaking TV series.
S09 E25Apr 9, 1979
The Family Next Door Apr 9, 1979 Louise Jefferson returns for a visit at the Bunker's place to ask Edith if she can sell her (Louise's) former house. Edith doubts but Archie makes her agree so that they (mostly he) can choose white people to move in. When Edith sells the house to a couple and she invites the lady to her house, Archie realises that the woman is black and so is her husband. But Archie isn't disturbed when he finds out that the man is a cop, which could be good for Archie's safety.
S09 E26Mar 25, 1979
The Return of Stephanie's Father Mar 25, 1979 Stephanie's father, Floyd, finally arrives with a devastating proposition for the Bunkers: They can keep Stephanie if they agree to pay him $1000 cash!
S09 E27Apr 8, 1979
Too Good Edith Apr 8, 1979 On Archie's St. Patrick's Day Party at the tavern, he discovers that Edith is terribly ill after doing a lot of cooking for him. Sidney comes to the rescue and is able to save Edith before it's too late and he also tells Archie that he knew about her illness before and so did Edith. Sidney mentions that he did tell Edith to stay off her feet, but obviously, with the cooking for Archie, she didn't listen to his instruction. Archie visits Edith upstairs and is disappointed that she didn't get rest instead of doing something for his party. Instead of leaving to host it, Archie falls asleep in the arms of his lover, Edith.