Amos 'n' Andy Season 1
S01 E01Jun 28, 1951
Kingfish Gets Drafted Jun 28, 1951 The Kingfish tries to get rid of Sapphire's sister by arranging a marriage between her and Andy, then learns she has $10,000 of savings in the bank.
S01 E02Jul 5, 1951
The Winslow Woman Jul 5, 1951 Sapphire thinks the Kingfish is secretly dating another woman, so she decides to make him jealous by having dinner alone with Andy.
S01 E03Jul 12, 1951
The Vacation Show Jul 12, 1951 The Kingfish stages a clothing sale at the Lodge using a lieutenant's entire wardrobe.
S01 E04Jul 19, 1951
The Lodge Brothers Complain Jul 19, 1951 Andy is a hero when he overpowers a gang of counterfeiters and collects a fat reward.
S01 E05Jul 26, 1951
Kingfish Buys a Chair Jul 26, 1951 The Kingfish decides to reform because he thinks he is about to become a father.
S01 E06Aug 2, 1951
The New Neighbors Aug 2, 1951 The Kingfish mistakenly signs a letter requesting a mail order bride with a letter requesting a wash woman for the building.
S01 E07Aug 9, 1951
The Classified Ad Aug 9, 1951 When the Kingfish gets drafted, his wife and his lodge brothers applaud but soon change their tune when his outfit is to go overseas.
S01 E08Aug 16, 1951
The Society Party Aug 16, 1951 The Kingfish gives Sapphire some stolen ballet tickets which land her in jail. She ends up in jail a second time when the Kingfish gives her a phony five dollar bill.
S01 E09Aug 23, 1951
The Gun Aug 23, 1951 Sapphire maintains that her boarder, a singer with a large appetite, is a cultural asset, but to the Kingfish he is a gorging freeloader.
S01 E10Aug 30, 1951
Viva La France Aug 30, 1951 The Kingfish sets up a phony raffle that forces him to wind up in Arabia drilling for oil, trying to earn enough money to get home.
S01 E11Sep 6, 1951
The Convention Sep 6, 1951 The Kingfish gets conned when Andy sells him a broken down race horse.
S01 E12Sep 13, 1951
The Girl Upstairs Sep 13, 1951 Double trouble for Andy, he has gotten engaged to two women.
S01 E13Sep 20, 1951
Kingfish Goes to Work Sep 20, 1951 The Kingfish has been stealing money from Sapphire's piggy bank and wins a quiz show jackpot just in time for his and Sapphire's 25th anniversary.
S01 E14Sep 27, 1951
The Engagement Ring Sep 27, 1951 The Kingfish pushed by Sapphire to get a job, becomes a door-to-door salesman, persuading Andy to take over at no salary.
S01 E15Oct 4, 1951
The Eyeglass Oct 4, 1951 The Kingfish teaches Andy to fly, so that he can win back his girl from a motor boat enthusiast.
S01 E16Oct 11, 1951
Mr. Jackson Comes to Town Oct 11, 1951 The Kingfish takes a job as a press agent in order to make money to pay Andy off and get his mother-in-law's diamond pin back, but things don't work out.
S01 E17Oct 18, 1951
Kingfish's Last Friend Oct 18, 1951 Andy buys hospitalization insurance from the Kingfish and then relaxes in the hospital, turning the Kingfish frantic with bills he can't pay.
S01 E18Oct 25, 1951
Counterfeiters Rent Basement Oct 25, 1951 The Kingfish believes that Sapphire is in love with another man and that she and her beau are planning to get rid of him.
S01 E19Nov 1, 1951
Kingfish Has a Baby Nov 1, 1951 The Kingfish falls in love with a baby which is up for adoption, but instead is stuck with Horrible Horace, Sapphire's pesty nephew.
S01 E20Nov 8, 1951
Young Girl's Mother Nov 8, 1951 Andy and the Kingfish accidentally become involved with a top military secret and the FBI when they mistakenly take a new secret altimeter clock for a replacement for their broken one.
S01 E21Nov 15, 1951
Andy Buys a House Nov 15, 1951 The Kingfish goes on a self-improvement course because Sapphire goes overboard over an ex-boyfriend and former Mr. America.
S01 E22Nov 22, 1951
The Turkey Dinner Nov 22, 1951 The Kingfish adopts Andy so that he will become eligible for a $2000 bequest under the terms of Cousin Effie's will.
S01 E23Nov 29, 1951
The Diner Nov 29, 1951 While trying to do a good deed and repay a jeweler for the use of his electricity, the Kingfish becomes a fugitive from justice when he accidentally trips the store's burglar alarm.
S01 E24Dec 6, 1951
The Chinchilla Business Dec 6, 1951 Andy, jealous over his girlfriend's amorous scenes in a play, decides to become an actor.
S01 E25Dec 20, 1951
The Uranium Mine Dec 20, 1951 The Kingfish sells Andy a ring he finds in his crackerjack box before he finds out how valuable the ring really is.
S01 E26Dec 27, 1951
Madame Queen's Voice Dec 27, 1951 The Kingfish gets into the stock market and sells everyone short, including himself.
S01 E27Jan 3, 1952
Andy, the Godfather Jan 3, 1952 The Kingfish buys an old chair stuffed with money and then, not knowing the money is in the chair, he gives it away.
The Insurance Policy The Kingfish swindles Andy out of a rare coin and Andy swindles it right back by use of a clever trick in a phone booth coin slot.
Kingfish Gets Amnesia Andy goes into business and the Kingfish decides he wants to get in on the deal.
The Girl at the Station While trying to get rid of neighbors who borrow everything, the Kingfish uses the crying of a baby and a sound effects record, but the plan backfires as the Kingfish is about to be evicted.
Kingfish Teaches Andy to Fly The Kingfish tries to snatch a bride away from her wedding because he thinks she is his wife.
Kingfish Becomes a Press Agent Andy, Calhoun, and the Kingfish all become engaged to a French girl named Colette Duval who doesn't understand English.
Sapphire Disappears Andy and the Kingfish are frightened when they have to appear before the Internal Revenue Service. It turns out all they have to do is fill out new forms.
The Meal Ticket The Kingfish tries to swindle Andy by taking him on a trip through Central Park and pretending it is the entire USA.
Call Lehigh 4-9900 The Kingfish finds himself accused of robbery when his car is used unknowingly in a holdup.
Leroy Lends a Hand Andy puts a wife-seeking ad in the newspaper and gets a good response, but all the applicants need dental work.
The Fur Coat The Kingfish and Andy try to get their ladies to wear the same fur coat at the same time, to the same party.
The Jewelry Store Robbery In Chicago, the Kingfish gets a sample of the con game from his wife Sapphire who gets them to turn over their money to her, using a disguise, leaving the boys no money to get home.
The Rare Coin The Kingfish has swindled too many people and is losing all of his friends so he goes on a reform kick.
The Second Honeymoon
Amos Helps Out
S01 E42Dec 1, 1953
Getting Mama Married (1) Dec 1, 1953 Kingfish lies down for a short afternoon nap at the lodge hall, but doesn't wake up until the next morning, missing the policeman's ball that he and Sapphire had planned to attend. While he was sleeping, someone borrows his car and uses it to commit a bank robbery. Knowing that the police have a description of the car, and fearing that he'll be nailed for the robbery, Kingfish gives the car to Andy.
Getting Mama Married (2)
The Happy Stevenses
Ready Made Family
Andy Gets a Telegram
The Piggy Bank
Sapphire's Mysterious Admirer
Father by Proxy
The Broken Clock