CTVA US Comedy - "Newhart" (MTM/CBS) Season 3 (1984-85)

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Starring Bob Newhart, Mary Frann & Tom Poston
Season 3 (CBS) (1984-85)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
references:
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################ Newhart ###################
############# season 3 1984-85 ###############
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CBS (Mondays 9:30 PM EST)
Produced by Roy Teicher & Richard Rosenstock

3.01 [045] Newhart: TELL A LIE, GET A CHECK
no. 4105
5Oct84
directed by John Tracy
script: Miriam Trogdon
Dick is caught in a moral dilemma when he tries to sell
Kirk's rundown cafe and is asked to do a tacky promo for his talk show.

3.02 [046] Newhart: TWENTY YEAR ITCH
no. 4109
16Oct84
directed by Dick Martin
script: Miriam Trogdon
Despite Dick's disapproval, Joanna--backed by the romantic
Stephanie--wants to keep a date made twenty years earlier
with her handsome college boyfriend.

3.03 [047] Newhart: A HUNTING WE WILL GO
no. 4104
22Oct84
directed by Jim Drake
script: Douglas Wyman
Dick's first hunting trip is taped for television and his
stage-struck companions rush to get on camera.

3.04 [048] Newhart: MISS STEPHANIE
no. 4111
2Nov84
directed by Dick Martin
script: Douglas Wyman
After a grouchy guest sets off a spat between Stephanie and
Michael, she unwittingly encourages the attention of Larry.

3.05 [049] Newhart: BUT SERIOUSLY, BEAVERS
no. 4112
8Nov84
directed by Ellen Falcon
script: Arnie Kogen, Gary Jacobs
Dick's wisecracks at the Beaver Lodge roast for George as Man
of the Year turn out to be a smash hit with everyone but the guest of honor.

3.06 [050] Newhart: TICKETS, PLEASE
no. 4114
16Nov84
directed by John Tracy
script: Barton Dean
On his way to the biggest basketball game of the year, Dick
is arrested for Stephanie's outstanding parking tickets.

3.07 [051] Newhart: POOR RECEPTION
no. 4110
19Nov84
directed by Dick Martin
script: E. J. Purdum
After hiring Stephanie as the television station's new
receptionist, Michael tries to figure out how to get out of firing her.

3.08 [052] Newhart: THE FAN
no. 4108
29Nov84
directed by John Tracy
script: Shelley Zellman
To Joanna's chagrin, Dick is delighted when a star-struck
admirer wants to set up a fan club for him.

3.09 [053] Newhart: HAPPY TRIALS TO YOU
no. 4102
6Dec84
directed by Jim Drake
script by Douglas Wyman
When TV producer Michael Harris brings unpleasant news about
the talk show, Dick's own attorney advises settling, but the
plaintiff insists on seeing him in court.

3.10 [054] Newhart: GEORGIE'S GIRL
no. 4103
27Dec84
directed by Jim Drake
script by Miriam Trogdon
When George's new lady friend starts talking marriage, he gets
skittish and turns to Dick for help in brushing her off.

3.11 [055] Newhart: PILLOW FIGHT
no. 4117
4Jan85
directed by Peter Baldwin
script by Shelley Zellman
To thank Joanna for her help on his new book, Dick offers to
make her co-author, only to have her propose a long string of
changes in his work.

3.12 [056] Newhart: LOCAL HERO
no. 4116
11Jan85
directed by John Pasquin
script by Ellen Guylas
George performs a life-saving feat. With the entire town
looking for him, he imposes upon Dick and Joanna to keep his
secret identity as the "local hero."

3.13 [057] Newhart: DICK GETS LARRY'S GOAT
no. 4119
31Jan85
directed by Burt Brinckerhoff
script by Barton Dean.
When Dick complains about the marauding goat owned by Larry
and his brothers Darryl, a feud ensues.

3.14 [058] Newhart: ONCE I HAD A SECRET LOVE
no. 4106
7Feb85
directed by John Pasquin
script by Ellen Guylas
It isn't all hearts and flowers when Joanna discovers that
Dick doesn't want her to be his co-host on a special Valentine's
Day episode of "Vermont Today." While the two get into an
embarrassing exchange on the air, Stephanie gives Michael a
hard time over the gift he had a stagehand pick out for her.

3.15 [059] Newhart: LADY IN WADING
no. 4115
14Feb85
directed by John Tracy
script by David Mirkin
Stephanie is torn by a romantic dilemma: Does she want pushy,
poor Michael or his slick, rich, powerful boss? Dick intervenes
and winds up in the bad graces of all concerned.

3.16 [060] Newhart: LOOK HOMEWARD, STEPHANIE
no. 4121
22Feb85
directed by Ellen Falcon
script by Miriam Trogdon
Stephanie introduces a stunned Michael to her incredibly
wealthy parents, who are eager to buy her anything to keep her home.

3.17 [061] Newhart: MY FAIR LARRY
no. 4113
1Mar85
directed by Burt Brinckerhoff
script by Michael Kagan
With Dick as a guinea pig, Joanna does her best to show Larry
and his brothers how to attract customers to their cafe, but
they don't take easily to gracious living.

3.18 [062] Newhart: YOU'RE NOBODY 'TIL SOMEBODY HIRES YOU
no. 4122
8Mar85
directed by Richard Sakai
script by David Mirkin.
When Michael is fired for making outrageous demands, Dick
replaces him only to find it's no cinch being a television producer.

3.19 [063] Newhart: OUT WITH THE NEW, INN WITH THE OLD
no. 4118
15Mar85
directed by Dick Martin
script by Tracy Gamble & Richard Vaczy
Dick can't wait to start a big restoration project at the Inn,
but the work is stalled by what looks like sabotage.

3.20 [064] Newhart: R.I.P. OFF
no. 4120
4Apr85
directed by Peter Baldwin
script by Russ Woody
Dick gets a job for bumbling Harley Estin that turns out to
be a scam for selling swampland burial plots.

3.21 [065] Newhart: WHAT MAKES DICK RUN?
no. 4124
12Apr85
directed by Dick Martin
script by Arnie Kogen & Gary Jacobs
A puppet show put on for the ailing Stephanie by Larry and
his brothers inspires Dick to jazz up "Vermont Today."

3.22 [066] Newhart: THE PRODIGAL DARRYL
no. 4123
19Apr85
directed by Dick Martin
script by Douglas Wyman
After an argument over spending money received from the jingle
contest, Darryl disappears and Dick sets out to hunt for him
with Larry and the other Darryl.

production nos. not used in season 3 - nos. 4101, 4107

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############## end of season 3 ###############
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