Dustin Hoffman makes his on-screen debut in this episode.
In the 4 year run of the series this is the only episode that takes place outside of New York, complete with Los Angeles film footage.
The characters of Albert Salmi and Paggy Ann Garner are billed as Al and Edie Baker in the credits but referred to as Al and Edie Brewer in the dialogue.
This first episode of Season Two marks the debut of Lawrence Dobkin as narrator replacing series' Creator and Executive Producer, Herbert B. Leonard whom served as narrator for Season One.
After skipping a season, the opener for Season Two brought several changes that remained until the series concluded. It expanded to an hour, replaced James Franciscus with Paul Burke and created a new opening credits sequence.