Kate & Allie Season 4
S04 E01Sep 22, 1986
The Trouble With Jason Sep 22, 1986 Brash new transfer student Jason Crawford takes a shine to Emma and won't accept her lack of interest in him, muc h to the amusement of the rest of the family -- particularly when he showers her with gifts of food deliveries. Jennie advises Jason to back off a little, but he shows up again with flowers -- for Jennie.
S04 E02Sep 29, 1986
Found Money Sep 29, 1986 Kate and Allie find a wallet containing $5,000 in cash, and the grateful owner gives them a $500 reward -- so Kate challenges Allie to spend her half on something frivolous she will enjoy.
S04 E03Oct 6, 1986
The Bully Oct 6, 1986 Chip's scrapes are not all due to baseball: he's being bullied at school, but is embarrassed to admit that his tormentor is an apparently sweet little girl.
S04 E04Oct 13, 1986
General Hospital Oct 13, 1986 Kate's surprise birthday party is delayed while she recuperates in hospital, so Allie checks in to keep her company.
S04 E05Oct 20, 1986
Rx for Love Oct 20, 1986 His bedside manner's irresistible, so Kate's in love...
S04 E06Oct 27, 1986
Halloween II Oct 27, 1986 The kids plan a Hallowe'en haunting -- and so do their mothers.
S04 E07Nov 3, 1986
Jennie and Jason Nov 3, 1986 Jennie's boyfriend is pressing her to go all the way, so it looks like time for the dreaded mother-daughter conversation.
S04 E08Nov 10, 1986
Bringing Up Charles Nov 10, 1986 Allie gives Charles a lecture on responsibility when Chip and Jenny feel he has abandoned them for his new family, but Allie discovers that Clare and baby Stuart aren't seeing much of him either.
S04 E09Nov 24, 1986
Emma's Coming Out Party Nov 24, 1986 Kate and Allie recall their most famous fight, seventeen years ago -- during which Kate went into labour.
S04 E10Dec 1, 1986
Stage Mother Dec 1, 1986 Jennie gets a chance to sing on cable tv -- if she can leap the hurdle of Allie's excessive enthusiasm.
S04 E11Dec 8, 1986
The Goodbye Girl Dec 8, 1986 Allie and her boss Eddie are stranded in the studio by a blizzard -- and must keep the show on the air.
S04 E12Dec 15, 1986
Dates of Future Past Dec 15, 1986 While Kate's away on a business trip, an ex-football player makes a play for Allie.
S04 E13Jan 5, 1987
Gift of the Magi Jan 5, 1987 Kate and Allie buy each other third-anniversary gifts, but with an O. Henry twist: Allie pawns her camera to buy a shade for Kate's antique lamp, while Kate sells the lamp to buy Allie a camera lens.
S04 E14Jan 26, 1987
Allie's Graduation Jan 26, 1987 Allie triumphantly graduates from college, but learns that a diploma isn't necessarily a ticket to the job of her choice.
S04 E15Feb 2, 1987
Upstairs, Downstairs Feb 2, 1987 Jennie arranges a date for Emma.Kate and Allie interfere in Jennie and Emma's latest spat.
S04 E16Feb 9, 1987
Emma Goes to College Feb 9, 1987 Emma has to decide between going to college at Columbia or UCLA.
S04 E17Feb 16, 1987
Allie and the Three Wolves Feb 16, 1987 At a singles bar, Allie becomes the target of a bet between three men on the prowl.
S04 E18Feb 23, 1987
Louis in Love Feb 23, 1987 Kate tries to explain love to Louis.The family meet Louis' mentally challenged friend Catherine, who clearly has a crush on him, so Kate tries to persuade Louis that a woman really likes him and he assumes she means herself.
S04 E19Mar 2, 1987
Reruns Mar 2, 1987 Allie dreams that she and Kate are characters in ""I Love Lucy.""Mail forwarded to Allie from Connecticut contains a perfumed envelope addressed to Charles, marked ""Private and Personal"". Struggling to keep from opening it, Allie falls asleep in front of late night TV and dreams herself and Kate into old episodes of ""I Love Lucy"" and ""Mary Tyler Moore.""
S04 E20Mar 16, 1987
Send Me No Flowers Mar 16, 1987 The arrival of a bouquet with a card saying simply ""I'm sorry"" prompts everyone to recount how badly they were treated that day -- by clerks, bank personnel, schoolmates -- and to speculate on who exactly is apologizing to whom.
S04 E21Mar 23, 1987
Dearly Beloved Mar 23, 1987 To dig up enough money for a date, Chip opens a pet cemetery.To finance a date, Chip starts a pet-burial service.
S04 E22Apr 6, 1987
Allie on Strike Apr 6, 1987 Fed up with constant demands from the kids and Kate, feeling overworked and unappreciated, Allie goes ""on strike"" -- then gets worried when the others start to cope without her.
S04 E23May 4, 1987
Kate Quits May 4, 1987 Emma asks Kate to talk about her work as a travel agent for her school's ""Women's Career Day,"" causing Allie to realize how much she hates her job at the movie theatre -- until it burns down. When Kate encourages her to find a job she wants, such as the museum job she has always wanted, Allie finds a position in the gift shop of the ""Museum of Contemporary Art"" -- and her happiness causes Kate to realize how much she hates her job. Kate's talk turns into a rant about needing the courage to quit her job & then Allie arrives home to say the Museum's sprinklers causes a flood and she is unemployed too.
S04 E24May 11, 1987
Charles' Dinner May 11, 1987 Kate and Allie cater Charles' and Claire's anniversary dinner.
S04 E25May 18, 1987
Allie's Surprise Party May 18, 1987 Kate and Allie deal with a demanding socialite's children's party, while Allie mopes over turning 39 without a surprise party of her own.