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Good Times

Florida and James Evans struggle to raise their kids - irrepressible artist JJ, voice-of-reason Thelma, and politically active Michael - in a Chicago housing project. They have help from wisecracking neighbors, buffoonish building superintendents and friends.

Feb 01, 1974
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Florida's Rich Cousin

S03, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 1975)
James is miserable to be around, and money -- or the lack of it -- is responsible.

The Weekend

S03, E06  (First Aired: Oct. 14, 1975)
Florida and James go off to a mountain cabin for a romantic celebration of their 20th wedding anniversary.

The Baby

S03, E07  (First Aired: Oct. 21, 1975)
Florida gets the biggest surprise when she gives a surprise baby shower.

Michael's Big Fall

S03, E08  (First Aired: Oct. 28, 1975)
Florida fears the worst when a change in school causes a change in Michael.

The Politicians

S03, E09  (First Aired: Nov. 4, 1975)
The family is divided when James and Florida support rival candidates in a local election.

Willona's Dilemma

S03, E10  (First Aired: Nov. 11, 1975)
The fact that Willona's new boyfriend has a physical disability creates a very awkward problem.

Florida's Protest

S03, E11  (First Aired: Nov. 25, 1975)
Florida pickets the neighborhood supermarket after a roast from the store makes everyone sick.

The Mural

S03, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 2, 1975)
Everything seems to be coming up roses for the Evanses until all the good plans run into snags.

A Loss of Confidence

S03, E13  (First Aired: Dec. 9, 1975)
J.J. is destroyed by a blow to his ego when he can't get a date with Thelma's classmate.


S03, E14  (First Aired: Dec. 16, 1975)
The FBI shows up at the Evanses' asking a lot of questions about Florida's cousin Cleatus.

J.J. and the Older Woman

S04, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 6, 1976)
Thelma's favorite teacher falls first for J.J.'s paintings and then for J.J.

Michael the Warlord

S04, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 1976)
Michael is pressured into becoming a member of a street gang that is terrorizing the neighborhood.

The Family Tree

S03, E15  (First Aired: Dec. 23, 1975)
Thelma locates her grandfather and invites him home for her dad's birthday.

A Place to Die

S03, E16  (First Aired: Dec. 30, 1975)
Michael's elderly friend asks to move in with the Evanses for a most unusual reason.

J.J. in Trouble

S03, E21  (First Aired: Feb. 3, 1976)
When an old girlfriend visits J.J., she brings along some upsetting news.

Florida Gets a Job

S06, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 1978)
J.J. could have the answer to Florida's need to find work for herself.

J.J.'s Fiancee

S03, E17  (First Aired: Jan. 6, 1976)
J.J. astounds the family with the news that he plans to marry the ``weirdo'' of the neighborhood.

J.J.'s Fiancee

S03, E18  (First Aired: Jan. 13, 1976)
J.J. decides to elope without learning some important facts about his bride.

Sweet Daddy Williams

S03, E19  (First Aired: Jan. 20, 1976)
The numbers king of the neighborhood commissions J.J. to paint a portrait.

The Investigation

S03, E20  (First Aired: Jan. 27, 1976)
Michael's research for a bicentennial report leads to strange happenings for the Evans family.

Florida the Woman

S03, E22  (First Aired: Feb. 17, 1976)
Fed up with being treated like a servant by her family, Florida accepts a luncheon invitation from a man.

The Break Up

S03, E23  (First Aired: Feb. 24, 1976)
Thelma's indecision turns to agony when Harry accepts a new job and moves to California.

Michael's Great Romance

S04, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 1976)
J.J. tries to lend a helping hand when Michael experiences his first great romance.

Evans Versus Davis

S04, E06  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 1976)
J.J. becomes an instant celebrity after winning a local art show.