The Mary Tyler Moore Show Season 5
S05 E01Sep 15, 1974
Will Mary Richards Go to Jail? Sep 15, 1974 Mary refuses to reveal a news source for a story she produced and has to spend a night in jail.
S05 E02Sep 22, 1974
Not Just Another Pretty Face Sep 22, 1974 Mary dates a man with whom she has nothing in common and becomes concerned that their relationship is superficial.
S05 E03Sep 29, 1974
You Sometimes Hurt the One You Hate Sep 29, 1974 Lou finally loses his temper with Ted when he endorses a political candidate on The Six O'clock News and throws him through the office doors. Lou feels guilty, and Ted takes advantage of him.
S05 E04Oct 6, 1974
Lou and That Woman Oct 6, 1974 Lou begins seeing a cocktail lounge singer but becomes uncomfortable about her past.
S05 E05Oct 13, 1974
The Outsider Oct 13, 1974 WJM-TV hires a young business consultant, who demands certain changes for The Six O'clock News, offending every member of the news team.
S05 E06Oct 20, 1974
I Love a Piano Oct 20, 1974 Murray meets an attractive woman at one of Mary's parties and considers having an affair. On the pretext of buying her old piano, he goes to see her.
S05 E07Oct 27, 1974
A New Sue Ann Oct 27, 1974 A young fan, Gloria, persuades Sue Ann to hire her for The Happy Homemaker. Sue Ann is less than pleased when Gloria plays up to the station manager and gets a larger role on the show at the expense of her own.
S05 E08Nov 3, 1974
Menage-a-Phyllis Nov 3, 1974 Phyllis dates a man on a platonic basis, but he is attracted more to Mary and begins seeing her.
S05 E09Nov 10, 1974
Not a Christmas Story Nov 10, 1974 The entire newsroom staff is arguing with each other, and when they are trapped at the office due to bad weather, Sue Ann decides to serve her Christmas dinner early.
S05 E10Nov 17, 1974
What Are Friends For? Nov 17, 1974 Mary and Sue Ann go to a convention in Chicago and Mary finds out that Sue Ann leads a lonely life.
S05 E11Nov 24, 1974
A Boy's Best Friend Nov 24, 1974 Ted is shocked when he finds out his mother does not intend to marry her boyfriend, but will live with him.
S05 E12Dec 1, 1974
A Son for Murray Dec 1, 1974 Murray, who has three daughters, wants a son, but his wife Marie doesn't want to have another child. The couple decide to adopt instead.
S05 E13Dec 8, 1974
Neighbors Dec 8, 1974 Lou wants a smaller place and moves in to Rhoda's old apartment but can't help interfering in Mary's private life.
S05 E14Dec 15, 1974
A Girl Like Mary Dec 15, 1974 Lou wants to hire a female newscaster 'like Mary', so Mary decides to audition for the job herself.
S05 E15Dec 22, 1974
An Affair to Forget Dec 22, 1974 Now that Mary is producer, Ted thinks that he can make his move on her. He convinces the rest of the newsroom that they are having an affair.
S05 E16Jan 5, 1975
Mary Richards: Producer Jan 5, 1975 Mary doesn't feel she deserves the title of producer and asks Lou that she be given the chance to produce The Six O'clock News alone.
S05 E17Jan 12, 1975
The System Jan 12, 1975 When Ted's formula for betting on football games works, Lou goes into partnership with him. He winds up betting all of the season's winnings on the Super Bowl without telling Ted.
S05 E18Jan 19, 1975
Phyllis Whips Inflation Jan 19, 1975 Phyllis and Lars have a dispute and she finds her credit cards cut off. She looks for a job but finds that she has no relevant skills.
S05 E19Jan 26, 1975
The Shame of the Cities Jan 26, 1975 Lou wants to research his own news story now that Mary's producer and decides to launch a major investigation on a city councilor only to discover that he is completely honest.
S05 E20Feb 2, 1975
Marriage Minneapolis Style Feb 2, 1975 Ted pops the question to Georgette at Murray's 20th wedding anniversary party and then gets cold feet.
S05 E21Feb 9, 1975
You Try To Be a Nice Guy Feb 9, 1975 Mary agrees to help a troubled crime prone girl go straight and find a job.
S05 E22Feb 16, 1975
You Can't Lose 'em All Feb 16, 1975 Lou wins the Albert Mason Award, which he had once said was for broadcasting veterans who couldn't chew their own food.
S05 E23Feb 23, 1975
Ted Baxter's Famous Broadcasters' School Feb 23, 1975 A con-man tricks Ted into setting up a broadcasters' academy. When he finds out he's been had, he asks Lou, Mary and Murray to be the faculty and give the semester's opening lectures.
S05 E24Mar 9, 1975
Anyone Who Hates Kids and Dogs Mar 9, 1975 Mary likes her new boyfriend but finds his son absolutely intolerable.