The Bob Newhart Show

Season 4 Episode 1

The Longest Good-Bye

Aired Saturday 9:30 PM Sep 13, 1975 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Cliff Murdock (Tom Poston) says he's been working and living in Vermont since 1957. Of course, this is also the home state of George Utley, the character played by Tom Poston on Newhart.

  • Quotes

    • Bob: Carol, I don't want any calls; I don't want any interruptions.
      Carol: Fine. And I don't want any singing.

    • Cliff: I love working with kids. The way I figure it, Bob, the kids of today are the adults of tomorrow.

  • Notes

    • "Hi, Bob"-ometer: Three, from Howard twice and Emily once, making it 131 for the series.

    • This marks Tom Poston's first appearance as Bob's old buddy Cliff. Poston received an Emmy for his work, then later played the handyman on "Newhart," Bob's next series. In 2001, he married "BNS" star Suzanne Pleshette.

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