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SThis guide lists the episodes of Archie Bunker's Place which aired in season three during the 1981-82 season.

Season 3: 1981–82Edit

No. Ep Title Directed by: Written by: Original air date
45 1 "Billie" Linda Day Patt Shea,

Harriett Weiss

4 October 1981
Archie's niece Billie shows up with a story too sad for Archie to resist.
46 2 "The Business Manager" Joe Gannon Mark Fink,

Stephen A. Miller

4 October 1981
When the restaurant is in financial ruin due to Archie's lackluster business sense, his lawyer hires him a business manager, against Archie's strong objections.
47 3 "The Date" Gary Shimokawa Alan Rosen,

Fred Rubin

11 October 1981
Billie accepts a date with Archie's accountant to get under Archie's skin because of his over-protectiveness.
48 4 "Norma Rae Bunker" Gary Shimokawa Andy Guerdat,

Steve Kreinberg

18 October 1981
In an effort to make a little extra money, Mrs. Canby gets a job from home folding clothes for a sweatshop. When she is cheated out of half her pay, Archie goes to bat for her.
49 5 "Harry's Investment" Charlotte Brown Jeffrey Ferro,

Bruce Gilbert, Fredric Weiss

25 October 1981
Archie wants Harry to buy back Murray's share of the bar. Both Harry's wife and Archie are upset to learn Harry invested in McFeeney's, a competitor (and topless) bar and grill.
50 6 "Three's a Crowd" Linda Day Andy Guerdat,

Steve Kreinberg

8 November 1981
When Archie goes to dinner with Barney and his date, she has eyes for Archie instead. Archie feels the same way, but is hesitant so soon after losing Edith.
51 7 "Happy Birthday, Stephanie" Gary Shimokawa Mark Fink,

Stephen A. Miller

15 November 1981
Archie objects to Stephanie going to a rock concert after Billie gives her the tickets for her birthday.
52 8 "Growing Up Is Hard to Do: Part 1" Joe Gannon Jeffrey Ferro,

Fredric Weiss

29 November 1981
Tensions rise when Stephanie's father reappears in the days leading up to her Bat Mitzvah.
53 9 "Growing Up Is Hard to Do: Part 2" Joe Gannon Jeffrey Ferro,

Fredric Weiss

6 December 1981
Tensions reach a boiling point when Archie catches Stephanie's father stealing her Bat Mitzvah money.
54 10 "Stephanie's Dance" Linda Day Mark Fink,

Stephen A. Miller

20 December 1981
Archie must accept the fact that Stephanie is growing up when she attends her first school dance.
55 11 "The Photo Contest" Joe Gannon Jeffrey Ferro,

Fredric Weiss

27 December 1981
Stephanie enters some candid photos of Archie in a photography contest.
56 12 "Stephanie's Tryout" Linda Day Jeffrey Ferro,

Fredric Weiss

10 January 1982
Stephanie goes to a tryout in hopes of going to a music school.
57 13 "The Night Visitor" Linda Day Andy Borowitz 17 January 1982
When he becomes homeless. Raoul spends nights in the storeroom, leading everyone to to believe they're the victims of petty thieves.
58 14 "Reggie, 3; Archie, 0" Gary Shimokawa Alan Rosen,

Fred Rubin

24 January 1982
Archie buys a used pickup truck for the restaurant, and José backs it into Reggie Jackson's Rolls Royce.
59 15 "Blind Man's Bluff" Joe Gannon Ron Allen Thompson,

Patt Shea, Harriett Weiss

31 January 1982
Blind Mr. Van Ranseleer is mugged by a customer at the bar who overhears Van Ranseleer is carrying a sum of money on him. It's now up to Archie and the staff to help him get out of his apartment when he becomes fearful of being attacked again.
60 16 "A Blast from the Past" Gary Shimokawa Andy Borowitz 7 February 1982
Archie wants Billie to date her ex-boyfriend. Billie decides to use Gary as a way to turn her ex- boyfriend away, telling him she and Gary are dating.
61 17 "Sex and the Single Parent" Linda Day Mark Fink,

Jill Gordon, Stephen A. Miller

21 February 1982
Old world Archie refuses to let Stephanie participate in her school's sex education program, until he overhears a conversation between Stephanie, Billie and one of Stephanie's friends.
62 18 "Gloria Comes Home: Part 1" Carroll O'Connor,

Gary Shimokawa

Patt Shea,

Harriett Weiss

28 February 1982
Gloria and Joey return home. Archie learns Gloria left Mike because he joined a commune in California, where he was living with other women. Gloria is determined to make it on her own.
63 19 "Gloria Comes Home: Part 2" Carroll O'Connor,

Gary Shimokawa

Patt Shea,

Harriett Weiss

28 February 1982
Archie has mixed emotions when Gloria announces she has found work as a veterinary assistant and will be moving into a place of her own.
64 20 "Of Mice and Bunker" Nick Havinga Alan Rosen,

Fred Rubin

7 March 1982
Archie takes on a new partner who has plans to squeeze Archie out of his ownership of the bar.
65 21 "Relapse" Linda Day Patt Shea,

Harriett Weiss

14 March 1982
Veronica's ex-husband returns and urges Veronica to start drinking again after a year of sobriety.
66 22 "Love Is Hell" Gary Shimokawa Lewis Colick 21 March 1982
A boy Stephanie likes has a crush on her cousin Billie instead of her.
67 23 "The Second Time Around" Gabrielle Beaumont Jeffrey Ferro,

Fredric Weiss

28 March 1982
When Archie goes out to dinner with Barney and his new girlfriend, she winds up liking Archie instead.
68 24 "West Side Astoria" Tony Singletary Andy Borowitz 4 April 1982
Katherine invites Archie to supper with her parents,which turns into a disaster when they meet prejudiced Archie.
69 25 "Billie Moves Out" Gary Shimokawa Mark Fink,

Stephen A. Miller

25 April 1982
Billie is tired of Archie over-protecting her so she moves in with a secret roommate — Gary Rabinowitz.
70 26 "Rabinowitz's Brother" Linda Day Alan Rosen,

Fred Rubin

2 May 1982
Archie fires Gary as his business manager, but soon learns to regret it when Gary is replaced by his brother Barry.
71 27 "Death of a Lodger" Carroll O'Connor,

Gary Shimokawa

Andy Guerdat,

Steve Kreinberg

9 May 1982
Barney takes in a cranky and overbearing border to help pay some bills.
72 28 "The Battle of Bunker III" Nick Havinga Andy Guerdat,

Steve Kreinberg

16 May 1982
Stephanie becomes very jealous as Archie's relationship with Katherine progresses.
73 29 "Gloria: The First Day" Paul Bogart Joe Gannon,

Patt Shea, Harriett Weiss

N/A

Archie appears at the beginning of this episode in which he drives Gloria and Joey to their new place. Gloria finds out she has a lot to learn to be a veterinary assistant, but Dr. Adams is willing to help her along.

Note: This episode was intended to be the pilot for the related series Gloria; originally unaired, it was later made part of the Archie Bunker's Place syndication package.

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