Season 4, Episode 1 Merle the Pearl
First Aired: September 5, 1979
Nicholas tries to impress his girlfriend by introducing her to a baseball star (Brian Patrick Clarke). Adam Rich, Susan Richardson, Dick Van Patten, Willie Aames.
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- Premiered: March 15, 1977
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: A Sacramento household witnesses the growing pains of eight children, ranging in age from 8 to 23. Patriarch Tom Bradford is a columnist who remarried after his wife's death in the show's first season, and new stepmom Abby helped bridge the gap between her… (more)