The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - Season 7

Follow
CBS (ended 1958)

USER EDITOR

TrickMeNot

User Score: 113

Episode Guide

  • Ronnie's Twenty-One
  • A Pain In The Back
    A Pain In The Back
    Episode 39
    6/24/57
    8.4
    George feigns a bad back in order to avoid going fishing with Harry Morton, despite Gracie and Blanche's plan to get the two husbands to become friends. Meanwhile, Ronnie and Ralph are contemplating going to a Calypso party.
  • The Marital Mix-Up
  • The Wading Pool At Acapulco
    6/10/57
    6.4
    Ronnie and Ralph have a potential job as lifeguards at an Acapulco hotel. Gracie wants George to go to Acapulco also, but he is not interested, and has to find a way to get out of it.
  • Blanche's Mother Arrives
    6/3/57
    8.4
    Blanche's mother comes to visit, amid some turbulence in the Morton household due to Harry's cancelled business trip. Gracie initiates another identity mixup, this time between Natalie (Blanche's mother) and Marie, a French exchange student at Ronnie's college.
  • The Home Graduation
    The Home Graduation
    Episode 35
    5/27/57
    5.5
    It looks like Brian McAfee once again is not going to graduate, and this may be his last chance. Gracie gets an idea for helping Brian when she listens to Harry Morton's story of how he was awarded his Dartmouth diploma in absentia.
  • A Trip To Tahiti
    A Trip To Tahiti
    Episode 34
    5/20/57
    4.5
    Ronnie and Ralph are planning to sail to Tahiti in Ronnie's boat. George's authorization of the questionable trip becomes a controversial issue. Gracie gets Von Zell and the Mortons involved in the polemic, while June and Joy Jansen pay an important visit to the Burns household.
  • Ronnie's Boat
    Ronnie's Boat
    Episode 33
    5/13/57
    8.1
  • The Texan Lady Macbeth
    5/6/57
    2.4
    Bonnie Sue McAfee, Brian's sister, has arrived in Hollywood with the intention of becoming a motion picture actress. After speaking with Brian, Gracie embarks on a crazy plan to discourage Bonnie Sue from show business. Bonnie Sue demonstrates her acting ability and supposed lack of Texas accent by performing a scene from Macbeth.moreless
  • The Publicity Romance
    4/29/57
    4.2
    The movie company for which Ronnie is working has created rumors of a romance between him and an Italian actress for publicity purposes. His real girlfriend, Kathy, has a hard time accepting this.
  • Harry's Homecoming
    Harry's Homecoming
    Episode 30
    4/22/57
    7.5
    Gracie and Blanche feel that their husbands are not romantic enough. Harry comes home a day early from his business trip and George instigates a crazy impersonation scheme involving Harry and Blanche.
  • The Plumber's Union
    The Plumber's Union
    Episode 29
    4/15/57
    8.3
    Gracie tries to help Mr Jansen find a wife by placing a personal ad. She misrepresents his age by about fifteen years, and this brings about some confusion.
  • Ronnie Gets a Movie Role
  • The Stray Dog
    The Stray Dog
    Episode 27
    4/1/57
    5.1
  • Going To Houston
    Going To Houston
    Episode 26
    3/25/57
    6.6
    Gracie meets Brian McAfee in this episode, and attempts to convince his father that Brian should stay in college.
  • The Plumber's Friend
    3/18/57
    8.3
    Gracie plays hostess to plumber Mr Jansen's four daughters, Jean, Joan, June and Joy while he travels to San Diego to meet an eligible widow. This causes a bit of trouble for Ronnie, who is already having problems with his girfriend, Kathy, due to her jealousy.
  • The Ring
    The Ring
    Episode 24
    3/11/57
    8.1
    In this episode, we meet Mr Jansen the plumber, who comes to retrieve Gracie's lost engagement ring. But the ring is not where he expects it to be. George attempts to have some fun by telling lonely Mr Jansen that Blanche is an eligible widow, but the results are not what George envisioned.moreless
  • The $15,000 Error
    The $15,000 Error
    Episode 23
    3/4/57
    9.7
    Yet another big misunderstanding: Gracie has a quite inflated idea of what Mr Rockford is charging for redecorating the Burns' bedroom.
  • The Termites
    The Termites
    Episode 22
    2/25/57
    7.5
    Gracie wants to have the bedroom redecorated without George's knowledge, but runs into some difficulty getting George out of the house for the required two days. Ralph comes up with a novel solution.
  • Fighting For Happiness
  • The Fortune Teller
    The Fortune Teller
    Episode 20
    2/11/57
    8.3
    Gracie's misunderstanding of a tea leaf reading gives her the impression that George has come into a fortune. She acts on this "knowledge" by presenting Ronnie with an extravagant gift.
  • The Matrimonial Bureau
    2/4/57
    9.7
    Gracie gets a crazy idea that she must find a wife for Ronnie before he reaches the age of twenty one. When she enlists the aid of a matrimonial bureau, George and Von Zell get embroiled in the ensuing mixup.
  • Going To Palm Springs
  • The Aptitude Test
    The Aptitude Test
    Episode 17
    1/21/57
    9.5
  • The Ugly Duckling
    The Ugly Duckling
    Episode 16
    1/14/56
    9.5

    Ronnie and Ralph fail to notice that their tutor "The Ugly Duckling" is really attractive. Gracie schemes to have them appreciate her and for Ronnie to ask her to the Prom that night.

  • Gracie And The Bullfighter
  • The Costume Party
    The Costume Party
    Episode 14
    12/31/56
    9.1
    Von Zell, Harry Morton, and George throw a party to interest banker Mr Vanderlip in an investment. Blanche's brother Roger influences the outcome.
  • Christmas In Jail
    Christmas In Jail
    Episode 13
    12/24/56
    7.5
    In flashback mode, George tells the story of how he became incarcerated on Christmas Eve. The issue of Christmas gifts has once again seriously complicated George's life.
  • Ronnie Quits College Because His Father Goes Broke
    Gracie thinks she can prevent Ronnie from quitting college by demonstrating to him that George has suffered financially by not having a college education. With the help of Harry Von Zell, she fabricates a sensational story that has the Mortons and Mrs. Sohmers in an uproar.
  • The Girl Behind The Perfume Counter
    12/10/56
    6.5
    Gracie mistakenly believes that Ronnie is dating an older woman, and constructs one of her off-beat strategies to amend the situation.
  • The Refrigerator Salesman
    12/3/56
    9.7
    Ronnie has a temporary job selling electric razors in the Wilshire Department Store for the Christmas season. Through Gracie's meddling and some misunderstandings, he becomes an ace refrigerator salesman, and this has quite an impact on George.
  • Von Zell's Raises
    Von Zell's Raises
    Episode 9
    11/26/56
    8.9
    Von Zell is happy to remain a bachelor, but rumors of an impending marriage prompt George to give him raises at just the wrong time.
  • George's Gray Suit
    George's Gray Suit
    Episode 8
    11/19/56
    9.7
    Gracie decides to help Blanche's brother Roger by giving him George's Gray suit. This is a problem as George can't stand Roger. George sets out to get back his suit while the police get involved in the case.
  • The Big Stamp Robbery
    11/12/56
    9.4
    Harry Morton's prize "Madagascar Imperial" postage stamp falls into the wrong hands when Gracie needs to mail a letter.
  • Ronnie's Bashful
    Ronnie's Bashful
    Episode 6
    11/5/56
    8.8
    Von Zell is dating a 28 year old woman, which evokes much analysis and criticism from George and Gracie. Also when Ronnie stays home instead of attending a dance, Gracie gets the impression it is due to his shyness, and comes up with a crazy scheme to help him.
  • The Initiation
    The Initiation
    Episode 5
    10/29/56
    6.3
    Mrs. Sohmers is staying with the Mortons while she looks for a house to buy in Pasadena. She specifically wants to avoid living too close to Gracie. Concurrently, Ronnie is undergoing a fraternity initiation which requires him to say and do the opposite of what anyone would expect.
  • The Interview
    The Interview
    Episode 4
    10/22/56
    7.3
    Two separate plots in this episode: George is interviewed by a bewildered TV Guide writer and Mrs Sohmers, on a visit to Beverly Hills, wants to meet her favorite actor, Francis X. Bushman.
  • The Woman In The Car
  • The Shakespearean Paper
    10/8/56
    5.5
    Ronnie has an assignment to write a paper on his favorite Shakespearean play. Unfortunately, Harry Von Zell inspires Gracie to meddle, and the results are disastrous for Ronnie.
  • Return To California
Today
3:00am
ANTEN
3:30am
ANTEN
Friday
3:00am
ANTEN
3:30am
ANTEN
Saturday
3:00am
ANTEN
3:30am
ANTEN