The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Season 4
S04 E01Oct 5, 1953
The Iron Deer Oct 5, 1953 When George declares he "can't see" how Harry Morton could spend $200 on an iron deer for his lawn, Gracie concludes George's eyesight is deteriorating.
S04 E02Oct 12, 1953
Gracie Helps Harry get a New Account Oct 12, 1953 Gracie interferes with Harry Morton's promotion by pretending to divorce him. Meanwhile, a chicken which Gracie plans to cook for dinner gets drunk and runs amok in the neighborhood.
S04 E03Oct 19, 1953
Gracie Gets a Jury Summons Oct 19, 1953 The prospect of Gracie being called for jury duty evokes much concern from all her friends.
S04 E04Oct 26, 1953
Gracie Thinks Blanche is a Kleptomaniac Oct 26, 1953 Gracie (mistakenly, of course) gets the notion that Blanche is a kleptomaniac and wreaks havoc by trying to cover up for her.
S04 E05Nov 2, 1953
George and Harry are Mad at Each Other Nov 2, 1953 A mutual acquaintance ticks off George and Harry Morton, so Gracie thinks they're mad at each other. To patch up their friendship, Gracie decides to turn them both against Harry Von Zell.
S04 E06Nov 9, 1953
Getting a Business Manager Nov 9, 1953 Gracie mistakes the Mortons' lawn man for the business manager she hired.
S04 E07Nov 16, 1953
The Raccoon Coats Nov 16, 1953 After Gracie gives away Harry Morton's fur coat, she goes to great lengths to procure a replacement
S04 E08Nov 23, 1953
Gracie Thinks Von Zell is Broke Nov 23, 1953 Gracie has the mistaken impression that Harry Von Zell is broke, and, of course, endeavors to help him.
S04 E09Nov 30, 1953
GRACIE GOING TO SAN FRANCISCO Nov 30, 1953 George and Harry Morton plan to enjoy the fruits of bachelorhood while their wives are out of town.
S04 E10Dec 7, 1953
Gracie Trades the House Dec 7, 1953 The Burns house is put in jeopardy when a mis-heard telephone conversation between George and Jack Benny gives Gracie the impression that George is quitting show business.
S04 E11Dec 14, 1953
George and Gracie go to a Movie Premier Dec 14, 1953 Gracie and George get a limited amount of tickets to a movie premiere, and pledge them to too many friends.
S04 E12Dec 21, 1953
JANE (WARDROBE WOMAN) AND HER PROBLEM Dec 21, 1953 Gracie creates a family crisis, because she believes sh e must have one in order to appreciate other people's problems.
S04 E13Dec 28, 1953
GRACIE'S ANNIVERSARY PRESENT Dec 28, 1953 Gracie decides to take flying lessons when she becomes convinced that George is planning to buy her a plane for their wedding anniversary.
S04 E14Jan 4, 1954
UNCLE HARVEY'S INVENTION Jan 4, 1954 Uncle Harvey's latest invention, a solution to make plants grow to gargantuan proportions, is found to contain the makings for a perfect martini.
S04 E15Jan 11, 1954
GEORGE READING PLAY TO BE DONE IN LONDON Jan 11, 1954 Gracie makes travel plans when she finds George reading a play due to open in London.
S04 E16Jan 18, 1954
GRACIE HELPS MECHANIC WITH GIRL FRIEND Jan 18, 1954 Gracie has an historic interview with a local reporter.
S04 E17Jan 25, 1954
GRACIE DISCOVERS GEORGE'S SECRET WEAKNESS Jan 25, 1954 Gracie convinces herself that George must be in the class of the one man in five who has a secret vice. Burns & Allen do the vaudeville routine that made them famous, "Lamb Chops."
S04 E18Feb 1, 1954
GRACIE HAS TO SELL GEORGE'S CAR BY FIVE O'CLOCK Feb 1, 1954 Gracie misunderstands a fire inspector's order to get rid of some inflammable rubbish.
S04 E19Feb 8, 1954
GRACIE WINS A TELEVISION SET Feb 8, 1954 A quiz show phones Gracie and offers her a TV set if she can answer a question. She can't, but she looks it up in an almanac, calls them back with the correct data, and demands a set.
S04 E20Feb 15, 1954
Filmed Show #72 Feb 15, 1954 After George has his feelings hurt when Gracie and Harry Von Zell get all the fan mail, Gracie asks Blanche to send him a fake letter to cheer him up.
S04 E21Feb 22, 1954
Filmed Show #73 Feb 22, 1954 Everyone is elated when Mr. Vanderlip invites them to the opera except for George, who's adamant about seeing a 3-D movie instead.
S04 E22Mar 1, 1954
Filmed Show #74 Mar 1, 1954 When Gracie and Blanche go to see a late movie, Harry Morton decides to catch up on some sleep but everyone thinks he has gone missing.
S04 E23Mar 8, 1954
Filmed Show #75 Mar 8, 1954 Gracie visits a psychiatrist for dream analysis.
S04 E24Mar 15, 1954
Filmed Show #76 Mar 15, 1954 Gracie's former boyfriend, a star athlete and basketball coach, comes to visit.
S04 E25Mar 22, 1954
Filmed Show #77 Mar 22, 1954 Gracie decides to enroll George in college. Meanwhile, George's production manager frantically searches for someone who can get Gracie out of a traffic ticket.
S04 E26Mar 29, 1954
Filmed Show #78 Mar 29, 1954 Columbia is doing the Burns and Allen story and everybody wants to get into the act.
S04 E27Apr 5, 1954
Filmed Show #79 Apr 5, 1954 An elephant has actually sat on the fender of Gracie's car, and everyone is having trouble believing her.
S04 E28Apr 12, 1954
Filmed Show #80 Apr 12, 1954 George's business manager, Al Simon, puts his brother on the payroll and he ends up breaking his leg on ski trip. When the insurance adjuster comes over to investigate, Gracie misleads him into thinking George has filed a fraudulent claim.
S04 E29Apr 19, 1954
Filmed Show #81 Apr 19, 1954 To avoid a lawsuit, George dodges a man who spends the day patiently waiting on the front porch. Meanwhile, jealousy and mistaken-identity drive Gracie to extremes when the young daughter of George's ex-girlfriend visits.
S04 E30Apr 26, 1954
Filmed Show #82 Apr 26, 1954 Mr Vanderlip wants to buy his wife a negligee but tells George he would be embarrassed to go into a ladies shop. George offers the services of his personal shopper but when Gracie overhears him ordering it on the phone, she thinks he is stepping out on his wife and decides to try and stop him.
S04 E31May 3, 1954
Filmed Show #83 May 3, 1954 Gracie throws an extravagant 9th "Hmm-Hmm" anniversary party, having forgotten the event that she's celebrating. A cook and butler hired for the occasion are bemused by Gracie's eccentricities.
S04 E32May 10, 1954
Filmed Show #84 May 10, 1954 George tries to get a full day's rest before his doctor's exam, but he soon finds friends, family, a telephone repairman, roofer and electrician tromping across his bed.
S04 E33Jul 5, 1954
Filmed Show #86 Jul 5, 1954 Gracie gets the mistaken notion that Harry Morton has only a week to live.
S04 E34Jul 12, 1954
Filmed Show #85 Jul 12, 1954 George passes on an offer to buy the rights to some old films, but Gracie decides the deal would be in his best interest after consulting a psychic.
S04 E35Jul 19, 1954
Filmed Show #88 Jul 19, 1954 Gracie tries to help Emily Vanderlip elope.
S04 E36Jul 26, 1954
Filmed Show #87 Jul 26, 1954 When a councilwoman asks for Gracie's support, she mistakenly thinks she's being asked to run for city council herself.
S04 E37Aug 2, 1954
Filmed Show #90 Aug 2, 1954 Gracie and Blanche are at the post office and decide that they are going to double date to see a movie, deciding which movie to see is a difficult and becomes more so as the evening progresses.
S04 E38Aug 9, 1954
Filmed Show #89 Aug 9, 1954 Gracie needs a new toaster. When George suggests that she consult a fellow club member who deals in wholesale appliances, Gracie finds that it is easy to save money.
S04 E39Aug 23, 1954
Filmed Show #91 Aug 23, 1954 Harry and Blanche's friends from New York precipitate a housing crisis when they come to stay in the Morton house.
S04 E40Aug 16, 1954
Filmed Show #92 Aug 16, 1954 Harry and Blanche's friends from New York precipitate a housing crisis when they come to stay in the Morton house.