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The Bob Newhart Show Season 5 Episodes

24 Episodes 1976 - 1977

Episode 1

Enter Mrs. Peeper

Sat, Sep 25, 1976 30 mins

Bob is nonplused by the changes marriage has wrought in freewheeling Cliff Murdoch (Tom Poston). Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Corrine: Jean Palmerton.

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Episode 2

Caged Fury

Sat, Oct 2, 1976 30 mins

Emily accidentally locks Bob and herself in their storage locker. Suzanne Pleshette. Carlin: Jack Riley.

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Episode 3

Some of my Best Friends Are...

Sat, Oct 9, 1976 30 mins

Bob's therapy group just can't cope with their new member, whom Bob describes as "mildly neurotic with compulsive tendencies." Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily. Carlin: Jack Riley. Peterson: John Fiedler. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus. Michelle: Renee Lippin.

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Episode 4

Still Crazy After All These Years

Sat, Oct 16, 1976 30 mins

Bob sends overly dependent Howard to a psychiatrist known for unorthodox but effective methods. Suzanne Pleshette. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 5

The Great Rent Strike

Fri, Oct 29, 1976 30 mins

Disgusted with the lack of maintenance, Bob organizes a rent strike. Suzanne Pleshette. Carlin: Jack Riley. Howard: Bill Daily. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 6

Et Tu, Carol

Sat, Oct 30, 1976 30 mins

An overworked Carol elects to dump two of her four bosses, and a dejected Bob is one of them. Suzanne Pleshette. Howard: Bill Daily. Debbie: Shirley O'Hara. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Bernie: Larry Gelman. Phil: Howard Platt.

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Episode 7

Send this Boy to Camp

Sat, Nov 6, 1976 30 mins

Compelled to prove his prowess, Bob joins Jerry and Howard on a camping trip with two orphans. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Howard: Bill Daily. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Phil: Michael Le Clair. Wally: Tierre Turner. Perlmutter: Sorrell Booke.

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Episode 8

A Crime Most Foul

Sat, Nov 13, 1976 30 mins

Bob suspects everyone when his new tape recorder vanishes. Suzanne Pleshette. Carlin: Jack Riley. Howard: Bill Daily. Petersen: John Fiedler. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus.

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Episode 9

The Slammer

Sat, Nov 20, 1976 30 mins

Bob and Cliff are charged with soliciting when they try to buy basketball tickets from two women in a bar. Corinne: Jean Palmerton. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Kim: Kim O'Brien. Darva: Lucy Lee Flippin. Howard: Bill Daily. Bartender: Bobby Ramsen. Jerry: Peter Bonerz.

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Episode 10

Jerry's Retirement

Sat, Nov 27, 1976 30 mins

Bob fears that the money Jerry's come into will change the dentist into a beer-guzzling busybody. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Junior Harrison: John Randolph. Shorty: Howard Morris. Carol: Marcia Wallace. Howard: Bill Daily.

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Episode 11

Here's to You, Mrs. Robinson

Sat, Dec 4, 1976 30 mins

Jerry sets out to find his natural parents. Mommy: Lucy Landau. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Man: Fred Daniel Scott. Howard: Bill Daily. Young Man: Steve Anderson. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 12

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Sat, Dec 11, 1976 30 mins

Bob's mother, bored by his father's fishing, announces she is breaking up with him. Suzanne Pleshette. Martha: Martha Scott. Howard: Bill Daily. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. McDermott: John Holland. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 13

Making Up Is the Thing to Do

Sat, Dec 25, 1976 30 mins

Bob is banking on Christmas dinner to help reconcile his parents---if he can only get them to show up. Suzanne Pleshette. Martha Hartley: Martha Scott. Howard: Bill Daily. Herb Hartley: Barnard Hughes. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 14

Love Is the Blindest

Sat, Jan 8, 1977 30 mins

Elliot Carlin tells some tall tales about himself to woo his new secretary. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Andrea: Mary Ann Chinn. Howard: Bill Daily. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 15

The Ironwood Experience

Sat, Jan 15, 1977 30 mins

Emily doubts her marriage when Bob insists that she accompany him to the sex workshop where he is to lecture. Howard: Bill Daily. Dr. Morgan: Max Showalter. Jerry: Peter Bonerz.

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Episode 16

Of Mice or Men

Sat, Jan 22, 1977 30 mins

Bob invites his all-male group home to hear a woman's view of their problems from Emily (Suzanne Pleshette). Carlin: Jack Riley. Howard: Bill Daily. Herd: Oliver Clark. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Petersen: John Fiedler. Flo: Betty McKean. Wanda: Inga Neilsen.

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Episode 17

Halls of Hartley

Sat, Jan 29, 1977 30 mins

Fed up with big-city hassles, Bob applies for a position at an Iowa college. Suzanne Pleshette. Howard: Bill Daily. Dr. Doctor: Tresa Hughes. Dr. Pitt: Dick Libertini. Dr. Scranton: Addison Powell. Chuck Morgan: Craig Wasson. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 18

The Heartbreak Kid

Sat, Feb 5, 1977 30 mins

Bob has mixed reactions to the attentions of the pert psychology student assigned to observe him. Suzanne Pleshette. Ronnie: Tovah Feldshuh. Howard: Bill Daily. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 19

Death Be My Destiny

Sat, Feb 12, 1977 30 mins

Fear is no laughing matter for Bob, who is shaken after a brush with death. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Herd: Oliver Clark. Howard: Bill Daily. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Episode 20

Taxation Without Celebration

Sat, Feb 19, 1977 30 mins

Bob forgets his income tax and his wedding anniversary until a few days beforehand. Suzanne Pleshette. Howard: Bill Daily. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace. Larry: Will Mackenzie. Chauffeur: Vince Martorano.

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Episode 21

Desperate Sessions

Sat, Feb 26, 1977 30 mins

Bob is held hostage by the affable robber he met in the bank downstairs. Mel: Robert Pine. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Detective Webber: Walker Edmiston. Carlin: Jack Riley. Carol: Marcia Wallace. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Howard: Bill Daily.

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Episode 22

The Mentor

Sat, Mar 5, 1977 30 mins

Taking up Bob's suggestion that he start a travel agency, Carol's husband Larry opens an office on Bob's floor. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Carol: Marcia Wallace. Howard: Bill Daily. Jerry: Peter Bonerz.

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Episode 23

Shrinking Violence

Sat, Mar 12, 1977 30 mins

Bob rages at the auto mechanic who's been irritating Emily (Suzanne Pleshette). Marvin: Robert Ridgely. Carlin: Jack Riley. Herd: Oliver Clark. Howard: Bill Daily. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus. Jerry: Peter Bonerz.

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Episode 24

You're Having My Hartley

Sat, Mar 19, 1977 30 mins

Both Emily and Carol announce that they're pregnant. Cliff: Tom Poston. Howard: Bill Daily. Corinne: Jean Palmerton. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Bartender: Bobby Ramsen.

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