All in the Family

Season 7 Episode 11

Mr. Edith Bunker

Aired Unknown Nov 27, 1976 on CBS

Episode Recap

At the Sunshine Home during a resident's birthday party, her nephew has a heart attack. With no one else around, Edith takes charge and performs CPR on the gentleman, saving his life. Kate Korman from the nightly news comes by the Bunker residence to interview Edith, and Archie tries to bask in her limelight. He is promptly and even rudely dismissed by Kate Korman, and in a huff goes to sulk at Kelsey's. Jealous of her fame, Archie downplays Edith's charm on television, until at the very end of the interview, she expresses gratitude to her beloved husband Archie, and Archie confesses that she looks pretty great on TV.