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Alice Season 9 Episodes

16 Episodes 1984 - 1985

Episode 1

Romancing Mr. Stone

Sun, Oct 14, 1984 30 mins

Jolene and Vera play Cupid for Alice by putting an ad in a magazine's personal column. Jolene: Celia Weston. Nick: Michael Durrell. Vera: Beth Howland.

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Episode 2

Space Sharples

Sun, Oct 28, 1984 30 mins

Mel gets a little spaced out after he thwarts a bank robbery while he's dressed up as Captain Galaxy for Halloween. McConnell: Howard Morton.

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Episode 3

Big Bad Mel

Sun, Nov 4, 1984 30 mins

Mel gets an F for buying a day school to raze for a parking lot. Vic Tayback, Linda Lavin. Mother Goose: Rue McClanahan. Vera: Beth Howland. Jolene: Celia Weston.

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Episode 4

Houseful of Hunnicutts

Sun, Nov 18, 1984 30 mins

Family ties are tested when Jolene's father, five brothers, grandmother and family dog park themselves in her small apartment. Celia Weston, Linda Lavin. Big Jake: Gregory Walcott. Granny Gums: Natalie Masters.

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Episode 5

Tommy's Lost Weekend

Sun, Nov 25, 1984 30 mins

Alice is worried that Tommy's partying is leading to a drinking problem. Linda Lavin, Vic Tayback. Tommy: Philip McKeon. Nick: Michael Durrell. Jolene: Celia Weston.

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Episode 6

Undercover Mel

Sun, Dec 16, 1984 30 mins

A $5000 reward lures Mel to go undercover to smoke out rustlers selling stolen beef. Elliot: Charles Levin. Shorty: Johnny Silver. Alice: Linda Lavin. Vera: Beth Howland.

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Episode 7

Footloose Mel

Sun, Dec 23, 1984 30 mins

Mel 86es a group of "hoodlums," unaware that they're the break dancers scheduled to perform at the diner. Vic Tayback, Linda Lavin. Danny: Jonathan Prince. Bobo: Fred Berry.

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Episode 8

Vera's Anniversary Blues

Tue, Jan 8, 1985 30 mins

Vera's first wedding anniversary gets off to a less-than-romantic start and goes downhill from there. Beth Howland, Linda Lavin. Elliot: Charles Levin. Conroy: Bill Maher.

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Episode 9

Kiss the Grill Good-bye

Tue, Jan 15, 1985 30 mins

Jolene's appearance on a talk show does nothing to boost business at Mel's. Celia Weston, Vic Tayback. Ted Marshall: Dick Gautier. Dr. Rose Goodwin: Janet Carroll.

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Episode 10

Vera, the Nightbird

Tue, Jan 22, 1985 30 mins

Vera's moonlighting as a sultry deejay---and she's turning on all the males in Phoenix in the process. Beth Howland, Linda Lavin. Caveman Carl: Stephen Tobolowsky.

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Episode 11

Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore

Tue, Jan 29, 1985 30 mins

A country singer asks Alice to join his band on the road. Part 1 of two. Linda Lavin, Beth Howland. Buford: Mickey Jones. Charlie: Michael McManus. Mel: Vic Tayback.

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Episode 12

Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore

Tue, Feb 5, 1985 30 mins

Conclusion. Whether Alice likes it or not---and she's not sure---country singer Travis Marsh (Kip Niven) gives her a chance to perform with him. Nick: Michael Durrell. Buford: Mickey Jones. Mel: Vic Tayback.

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Episode 13

The Night They Raided Debbie's

Wed, Feb 6, 1985 30 mins

Answering a room-to-rent ad, Vera and Elliot's former landlady pushes herself and her furniture into their home and lives. Mrs. Waldin/Alice: Linda Lavin. Vera: Beth Howland. Elliot: Charles Levin. Mel: Vic Tayback.

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Episode 14

One on One

Tue, Mar 5, 1985 30 mins

Mel is a taskmaster in training Jolene for tryouts with a pro basketball team. Vic Tayback, Celia Weston. Alice: Linda Lavin. Willie: Michael Goodwin. Vera: Beth Howland.

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Episode 15

Vera's Grounded Gumshoe

Tue, Mar 12, 1985 30 mins

After getting shot accidentally with his own gun, Elliot quits the force to find a job more suited to his meager talents. Beth Howland, Linda Lavin, Vic Tayback.

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Episode 16

Th-Th-Th-That's All, Folks

Tue, Mar 19, 1985 30 mins

On their final day at the diner, Mel closes the blinds and gives away the cow creamers as the gang reminisces about the last nine years. Alice: Linda Lavin. Mel: Vic Tayback. Vera: Beth Howland. Tommy: Philip McKeon.

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