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After her husband is killed in a trucking accident, Alice packs up the car and her son, Tommy, and heads to Hollywood, dreaming of a singing career. Her car breaks down in Phoenix, forcing her to take a job at Mel's Diner, a greasy spoon where gruff owner Mel barks orders to Alice and her fellow waitresses.

Aug 31, 1976
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All Upcoming Times for Alice

Episode Air Date Channel

The Pain of No Return

S01, E19  (First Aired: Feb. 12, 1977)
Alice is shocked when an IRS agent shows up to tell her that her deceased husband owed back taxes and that she must pay them back in a week.

Tommy Fouls Out

S07, E18  (First Aired: May. 15, 1983)
Tommy's about to hang up his basketball uniform and forfeit his college scholarship. Guest star: Meadowlark Lemon.

Vera on the Lam

S07, E19  (First Aired: May. 22, 1983)
Vera has a few confessions to make when Mel decides to have the waitresses bonded.

Mel's Cousin Wendy?

S07, E20  (First Aired: May. 29, 1983)
Mel asks his cousin for help in a crazy scheme to crush a competitor.

Sweet Erasable Mel

S07, E21  (First Aired: Jun. 5, 1983)
Mel's headed for trouble when he buys a computer to handle his bookkeeping tasks.

Tommy Hyatt, Business Consultant

S07, E22  (First Aired: Jun. 12, 1983)
Alice almost loses her job when Tommy gives Mel some marketing tips.

Jolene Lets the Cat Out of the Bag

S07, E23  (First Aired: Sep. 18, 1983)
Jolene's glad she learned self-defense from Vera when a cat burglar starts roaming the neighborhood.

Mel Is Hogg-Tied

S08, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 2, 1983)
Boss Hogg from Hazzard tries to trick Mel into selling his diner for $1.

Vera's Secret Lover

S08, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 9, 1983)
Presents and love poems come Vera's way and everyone's trying to find out who's sending them.

Jolene Gets Her Wings

S08, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 16, 1983)
Jolene realizes her childhood dream of becoming a flight attendant.

The Odd Couple

S01, E20  (First Aired: Feb. 26, 1977)
Circumstances force Flo and Alice to temporarily become roommates.

Alice's Blind Date

S08, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 23, 1983)
Alice's social life gets a lift when she makes a date with her high-school flame.

It Had to Be Mel

S08, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 30, 1983)
Mel falls for a famous singer who stops in for directions. When she proposes, Mel accepts and prepares to move to Los Angeles.

The Over-the-Hill Girls

S08, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 6, 1983)
Alice tries to help Mel's mother fight the tedium of old age by suggesting that she start a singing career.

Vera Gets Engaged

S08, E07  (First Aired: Nov. 20, 1983)
Vera falls for an officer who she met after jaywalking and within two weeks they are engaged and planning a wedding.

Vera's Wedding

S08, E08  (First Aired: Nov. 20, 1983)
Vera's marriage plans take a detour when she and Mel mistakenly exchange wedding vows.

The Robot Wore Pink

S08, E09  (First Aired: Dec. 18, 1983)
When Alice quits, Mel replaces her with a robot that wins the customers' approval.

No Episode Title

(First Aired: Aug. 31, 1976)
A widow works as a waitress to make a good life for herself and her son.

Vera, the Horse Thief

S08, E12  (First Aired: Jan. 8, 1984)
Vera kidnaps a circus horse when she believes it is being mistreated.

Jolene Throws a Curve

S08, E13  (First Aired: Jan. 15, 1984)
Jolene's loyalty is put to the test when she pitches for the diner's softball team.