Family Season 4
S04 E01Sep 21, 1978
Starting Over Sep 21, 1978 Annie's sole surviving relative dumps her into the Lawrences' lap -- where she doesn't feel quite comfortable, at first.
S04 E02Sep 28, 1978
All For Love Sep 28, 1978 Zack tells Buddy that unless she sleeps with him, he will have to satisfy his manly needs with another girl; Doug thinks of buying a flashy sports car.
S04 E03Oct 12, 1978
Changes Oct 12, 1978 Nancy is all set to re-marry Jeff; Annie, heretofore known as ""Annie Cooper,"" decides to add ""Lawrence"" to her name; Buddy, ever the traditionalist, is bothered by it all.
S04 E04Oct 19, 1978
Magic Oct 19, 1978 Kate, in the hospital for a physical, meets a burned-out former rock star; Annie needs Doug's help to impress her classmates with magic tricks.
S04 E05Nov 9, 1978
Just Friends Nov 9, 1978 Willie considers an affair with a married woman he met in a writing class; Nancy, sick of living in a ""fishbowl,"" decides to move out of the guesthouse and into an apartment of her own.
S04 E06Nov 23, 1978
Generations Nov 23, 1978
S04 E07Dec 7, 1978
Expectations Dec 7, 1978 Nancy's new boss pressures her to sleep with him; Buddy tries out for the cheerleading squad.
S04 E08Dec 21, 1978
Gifts Dec 21, 1978 Annie, who still misses her parents, can't relate to the Lawrences' holiday cheer, and decides to run away until Christmas is over; Willie runs into his old barber, who is about to close up shop for good.
S04 E09Jan 4, 1979
The Friend's Affair Jan 4, 1979 A colleague and friend of Doug's is cheating on his wife; Annie suspects a next-door neighbor of having murdered his.
S04 E10Jan 11, 1979
Exits and Entrances Jan 11, 1979 After Buddy stars in a high-school play (Shaw's Saint Joan), her interest in acting is strongly encouraged by a friend of Kate's, a professional actress; Annie gets a telemarketing job to pay for a new bike.
S04 E11Jan 18, 1979
Moment of Truth Jan 18, 1979 A man he once helped put in jail threatens Doug; Buddy and Audrey have a fight about who copied from whom on an algebra test.
S04 E12Jan 25, 1979
Malicious Mischief Jan 25, 1979 Nancy considers a marriage proposal from Timmy's daycare provider -- until he gets accused of child abuse; Willie falls in love with a cat.
S04 E13Feb 1, 1979
Sleeping Over Feb 1, 1979 Nancy considers a marriage proposal from Timmy's daycare provider -- until he gets accused of child abuse; Willie falls in love with a cat.
S04 E14Feb 8, 1979
Disco Queen Feb 8, 1979 Buddy sneaks into a disco club, with the help of an older acquaintance, and finds it more than she bargained for; Annie has a date with a jock.
S04 E15Mar 1, 1979
The Athlete Mar 1, 1979 Buddy, volunteering at a hospital, encounters a star high-school basketball player who is there for a broken leg -- or so he thinks; Annie runs for class president against her nemesis, Emmy Sheldon.
S04 E16Mar 8, 1979
The Competition Mar 8, 1979 Buddy, volunteering at a hospital, encounters a star high-school basketball player who is there for a broken leg -- or so he thinks; Annie runs for class president against her nemesis, Emmy Sheldon.
S04 E17Mar 15, 1979
Ballerina Mar 15, 1979 Willie has a fling with a ballet dancer; Doug purchases a workout set by mail order.
S04 E18Mar 22, 1979
Diversions Mar 22, 1979
S04 E19Mar 30, 1979
An Apple For the Teacher Mar 30, 1979 Kate's teaching career gets off to a rough start, when a student decides to continuously annoy her; Annie borrows Buddy's ""lucky"" ring to help during a spelling bee, and promptly loses it.
S04 E20Apr 20, 1979
Prelude Apr 20, 1979 Buddy has a crush on her swimming instructor, much to Zack's displeasure; Kate is tempted to call an old boyfriend.
S04 E21May 10, 1979
Going Straight May 10, 1979
S04 E22May 17, 1979
From Russia With Love May 17, 1979 Kate acts as escort to, and highly impresses, a visiting Ukrainian composer; Buddy and Annie play Monopoly to determine who gets Willie's old room.