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It's a Living Season 3 Episodes

22 Episodes 1985 - 1986

Episode 1

Harassed

Mon, Sep 23, 1985 30 mins

Small-town Amy gets big-city fears when a secret admirer's messages suggest more than just admiring. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Dot: Gail Edwards. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Sonny: Paul Kreppel. Howard: Richard Stahl.

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Episode 2

Cassie's Cowboy

Mon, Sep 30, 1985 30 mins

A millionaire sets his sights on Cassie and reserves the restaurant for a private party---of two. Hank: John Phillip Law. Dot: Gail Edwards. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow. Nancy: Marian Mercer.

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Episode 3

Amy Big Girl Now

Mon, Oct 7, 1985 30 mins

Amy (Crystal Bernard) is surprised by a visit from her father (Arlen Dean Snyder), who delivers an edict for her to move back home to Texas. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Dot: Gail Edwards. Howard: Richard Stahl. Nancy: Marian Mercer.

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Episode 4

Desperate Hours

Mon, Oct 14, 1985 30 mins

The question of who will wait on a Third World ambassador becomes moot when terrorists hold the restaurant hostage. Hager: Michael Richards. Josep: Larry Hankin. Gruber: Warren Munson. Ambassador: Severn Darden. Adams: John Wesley.

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Episode 5

I Write the Songs

Mon, Oct 21, 1985 30 mins

Sonny says goodbye after a record-company executive (Stuart Pankin) offers him a contract as a composer. Dot: Gail Edwards. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Nancy: Marian Mercer.

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Episode 6

Jan's Engagement

Mon, Oct 28, 1985 30 mins

Jan decides to retire from the dating scene, until her resolve is blown away by a fan repairman (Richard Kline). Cassie: Ann Jillian. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Dot: Gail Edwards.

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Episode 7

From Russia With Love

Mon, Nov 4, 1985 30 mins

Two members of a Russian track team choose the locker room as a point of defection, one seeking freedom, the other Cassie (Ann Jillian). Yuri: D.W. Brown. Alexi: Christopher McDonald. KGB Agent: Yakov Smirnoff. Amy: Crystal Bernard.

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Episode 8

The Prom Show

Mon, Nov 11, 1985 30 mins

Dot tries to help when the entertainment for a prom doesn't show; Jan (Barrie Youngfellow) has second thoughts about her engagement to Richie (Richard Kline). Cassie: Ann Jillian.

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Episode 9

The Wedding Show

Mon, Nov 18, 1985 30 mins

Jan and Richie's wedding may be postponed when the judge fails to appear---and the honeymoon might be a threesome. Barrie Youngfellow, Richard Kline. Charlie: Andre Gower. Ellen: Virginia Keehne.

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Episode 10

Hail to the Chef

Mon, Dec 16, 1985 30 mins

A Presidential visit to the restaurant prompts a security check---which Howard fails to pass. Dot: Gail Edwards. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow.

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Episode 11

Eleven Angry Men and Dot

Mon, Dec 23, 1985 30 mins

Dot's jury duty leaves the restaurant short-handed---and her fellow jurors short-tempered when hers becomes the holdout vote. Dot: Gail Edwards. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Cassie: Ann Jillian.

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Episode 12

Gender Gap

Mon, Jan 6, 1986 30 mins

Nancy is forced to hire a waiter (Ernie Sabella) who has threatened the restaurant with a sexual-discrimination suit; and Sonny (Paul Kreppel) may have met the woman of his dreams. Louise: Fern Fitzgerald. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Amy: Crystal Bernard.

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Episode 13

Jealous Wife

Mon, Jan 13, 1986 30 mins

A suitor's arrival pleases Cassie (Ann Jillian)---until a woman (Nancy Lane) shows up claiming to be the man's wife. Ted: Joseph Hacker. Sal: Mary Betten. Dwight: Laurence Haddon. Beverly: Devon Ericson.

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Episode 14

The Doctor Danny Show

Mon, Jan 27, 1986 30 mins

Despite the advice of a physician (Danny Thomas), Nancy refuses to believe she needs a hernia operation; Amy (Crystal Bernard) looks for partners in a time-sharing vacation spot. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow. Dot: Gail Edwards. Sonny: Paul Kreppel.

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Episode 15

Jewel Heist

Mon, Feb 10, 1986 30 mins

Dot inadvertently intercepts a scheme to kill a visiting princess (Nancy Mulford) and steal her priceless diamond. Cutler: Ken Lerner. Dr. Bickley: Basil Hoffman. Arthur: Brian Imada. Pennington: Bob Delegall. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow.

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Episode 16

The Jerks

Mon, Feb 17, 1986 30 mins

Taking inventory at the restaurant provides time for the waitresses to exchange tales about "jerks" they've dated. Brian Phipps: Paul Sand. Alan Steckler: Fred McCarren. Harold: Matthew Laurence. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Cassie: Ann Jillian.

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Episode 17

Oddest Couple

Mon, Feb 24, 1986 30 mins

In need of a temporary home, Cassie is forced to turn to the ultimate last resort---Sonny (Paul Kreppel); and Dot's mother (K Callan) comes to visit. Dot: Gail Edwards. Grant: Grey O'Neill.

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Episode 18

Dot's Puppy

Mon, Apr 7, 1986 30 mins

Dot (Gail Edwards) gets a noisy puppy; Sonny (Paul Kreppel) quits rather than miss a date with a roller-game queen. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Nancy: Marian Mercer.

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Episode 19

Dinner With Deedee

Mon, Apr 28, 1986 30 mins

Jan feels outclassed when she sees an old friend---and rival---who has married into money. Deedee: Jennifer Salt. Nancy: Marian Mercer. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Dot: Gail Edwards.

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Episode 20

Jump

Mon, May 5, 1986 30 mins

A customer has a motive behind his consistent failure to leave a tip; a man (Peter Frechette) from Dot's acting class makes a public demand on the same night a restaurant critic (Logan Ramsey) samples the fare. Dot: Gail Edwards. Cassie: Ann Jillian.

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Episode 21

America's Sweetheart

Mon, May 12, 1986 30 mins

Dot's relationship with a cartoonist (Jeff Altman) makes the papers when he uses her as a model for a character in his comic strip; and Amy (Crystal Bernard) becomes more assertive. Gail Edwards, Ann Jillian.

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Episode 22

Mann Act

Mon, May 19, 1986 30 mins

Sonny contemplates his final days when he learns his date from the previous night is a mobster's moll. Big Joe: Carmine Caridi. Amy: Crystal Bernard. Cassie: Ann Jillian. Jan: Barrie Youngfellow.

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