In the final scene on the porch both Archie and Edith realize that they never even knew Mr. Bernstein's first name. The end credits revealed it to be Bernard.
This is the second time somebody dies under Archie's roof; the first was Cousin Oscar in the first season.
In this episode, Archie tells the watchmaker that he is an only child. However, in a later episode, Archie's brother Fred comes to town.
Archie: (greeting Mr. Bernstein) As youse people say, "shiboom."
This episode was videotaped on December 19, 1975.
Rob Reiner and Sally Struthers do not appear in this episode.