CTVA US Comedy - "Mama" (CBS) Season 4 (1952-53)

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Starring Peggy Wood & Judson Laire
Season 4 (CBS) (1952-53)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Jim Brent, R.B. Huggins, Tom Alger, Robert P.Alexander, Randy Watts

references:
TV Guide /   Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive


##################### Mama ###################
############## season 4 1952-53 ##############
#################### (live) ##################
CBS Fridays 8:00 pm EST
(10/03/52-07/03/53)

4.01 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
03Oct52 CBS Fri       
Returns for new season, no information available.

4.02 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
10Oct52 CBS Fri       
When Gunnar Gunnerson has a help shortage in his store, Mama and Aunt Jenny
try to promote a romance for Trina. [JB]

4.03 [--] Mama: MAMA BORROWS A BABY
17Oct52 CBS Fri       
When Mama takes a friend's baby into the house for a week, the family takes
a spin down a dream world of memory. [JB]

4.04 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
24Oct52 CBS Fri
Nels becomes infatuated with a girl whom he thinks likes music. In order to
impress her he tries to lean to play the mandolin. [JB]

4.05 [--] Mama: KATRIN FIXES THINGS UP
31Oct52 CBS Fri       
Katrin fixes things up and takes it upon herself to break the friendship
between her girlfriend and the boy she feels is unworthy. [JB]

4.06 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
07Nov52 CBS Fri   
Dagmar, competing for the grand prize in a magazine contest, peddles perfume.[JB]

4.07 [--] Mama: VICE PRESIDENT MAMA
14Nov52    CBS Fri
Mama is elected vice president of the mothers' Club at school.

4.xx [--] Mama: THE SHOW MUST GO ON [UCLA]
17Nov52 ? [UCLA]

4.08 [--] Mama: MAMA AND PEER GYNT
21Nov52 CBS Fri
After planning for many years to see "Peer Gynt," Mama and Papa obtain
expensive tickets but Katrin develops a sore throat on the day of the performance. [JB]

4.09 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
28Nov52 CBS Fri
Katrin has a crush on a snobbish college friend of her brother's and decides
her family is quite middleclass, compared to him. [JB]

4.10 [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
05Dec52 CBS Fri
Aunt Jenny takes a gentleman boarder and accepts charm instead of cash for rent. [JB]

4.11 [--] Mama; NELS GETS KNOW-HOW
12Dec52 CBS Fri   
Nels gets a Christmas vacation job selling toys in a department store, but
finds he has lost the child's knack for handling the complexities of
mechanical trains and other complicated items. Luckily, a little boy next
door is able to give him a hand. [JB]

x.xx [--]
19Dec52 CBS Fri
Dagmar learns that miracles do happen.
Note: Most likely this was the annual Christmas episode "The Night the Animals Talked."

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
26Dec52 CBS Fri
Aunt Jenny insists that Trina's fiancé, Gunnar Gunnerson, produce an
engagement ring before he is allowed to pose with the family for a portrait.[JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
02Jan53 CBS Fri
Teddy Roosevelt Ryan, the new little boy next door to the Hansen's again
becomes involved with Mama's family. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: PAPA'S VISITOR
09Jan53 CBS Fri       
An old friend of Papa's, whom he thinks is down and out, comes to visit. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
16Jan53 CBS Fri
When a young biology professor becomes a frequent visitor, the Hansens assume
that he has a crush on Katrin. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
23Jan53 CBS Fri
Dagmar feels neglected because of T.R. Ryan. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: PAPA'S DAY IN COURT
30Jan53 CBS Fri       
Papa receives a call to serve his term on the jury. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: THE SKELETON IN NELS' CLOSET
06Feb53 CBS Fri   
Nels teaches little T.R. Ryan the manly art of self-defense and in so doing
reveals a boyhood secret. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
13Feb53 CBS Fri
No information available

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
20Feb53 CBS Fri
Trina decides that mother doesn't always know best. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: PAPA AT THE CHILDREN'S PARTY
27Feb53    CBS Fri
Papa wants to plan Dagmar's party his way. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: KATRIN KNOWS BEST
06Mar53    CBS Fri
Katrin learns to judge people not by their position in life, but by what they are. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
13Mar53    CBS Fri
Nels becomes involved with a man who is building a race car. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
20Mar53 CBS Fri
Dagmar finds a new friend when a little vaudeville actress and her aunt come
to stay with Aunt Jenny. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
27Mar53 CBS Fri
Papa invents a two-headed nail for use in temporary construction, only to
find someone has beaten him to the patent. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
03Apr53 CBS Fri
Dagmar enters someone else's drawing in a contest.

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
10Apr53 CBS Fri
When one of Katrin's classmates becomes engaged, Katrin decides she, too, should be betrothed. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
17Apr53 CBS Fri
Mama tries to keep Dagmar's school from being torn down. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
24Apr53 CBS Fri
Excitement is at a high pitch in the Hansen household when Aunt Trina gets married. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
01May53 CBS Fri
Little T.R. Ryan goes on his first fishing trip. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: NELS ON KNOB HILL
08May53    CBS Fri
Nels is invited to a fancy ball and meets a wealthy girl from Knob Hill in San Francisco. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
15May53 CBS Fri
The Hansens help a newly-arrived Norwegian singer.

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
22May53 CBS Fri
Dagmar corresponds with a little boy who writes that he is part Indian.

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
29May53 CBS Fri
Nels takes a girl to a school prom in spite of financial difficulties.

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
05Jun53 CBS Fri
Katrin has a series of misadventures trying to get a letter of recommendation. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: DAGMAR'S FIRST DATE
12Jun53    CBS Fri
Dagmar's father fixes her up with a date for a school boat ride. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
19Jun53 CBS Fri
Katrin finds that summer resorts, aren't always fun for people working there,
but she learns a valuable lesson from Mama about jobs and responsibilities. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
26Jun53 CBS Fri
When Trina and Gunnar have a marital misunderstanding, Trina decides to move
in with the Hansen family. [JB]

4.xx [--] Mama: (episode title not known)
03Jul53 CBS Fri
Aunt Jenny and her star boarder have a tiff over the forthcoming Fireman's Ball. [JB]
(Last show of season 4)

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############### end of season 4 ##############
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