Newhart: Season 2

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 17
1983

It Happened One Afternoon (1)

Dick travels to New York to interview famous starlet Erica Chase for a potential biography. Joanna hires Stephanie to be the new maid over her parents objections.

2 Oct 24
1983

It Happened One Afternoon (2)

Man-hungry Erica Chase literally chases Dick across her hotel suite to try to bed him. Stephanie’s overbearing father flies to Vermont to convince her to come back home w…

3 Oct 31
1983

Animal Attractions

George finds a stray dog, ‘Lucky’. Stephanie’s husband drops by to find out why she left him.

4 Nov 07
1983

The Stratford Wives

Joanna creates a stir at a potluck dinner by breaking a long-standing tradition whereby men eat in the dining room, women in the kitchen.

5 Nov 14
1983

The Girl From Manhattan

Joanna convinces Dick to use a play he’d written years before in a local production. Friction develops when Dick casts her, not in the role of ‘Joanna’, but r…

6 Nov 21
1983

Don't Rain on My Parade

Joanna is swamped when Dick volunteers her to serve Thanksgiving dinner for over 100 people, including her parents. George is upset when his Thanksgiving parade is ruined by ra…

7 Dec 05
1983

Lady & the Tramps

Stephanie stumbles onto Larry, Darryl and Darryl’s home when she’s lost in a winter snowstorm.

8 Dec 12
1983

The Man Who Came Forever

With a deadline looming, Dick can’t get any work done on his latest book due to constant interruptions. Kirk wants to build a miniature golf course, George is worried abo…

9 Dec 19
1983

The Looks of Love

Kirk helms a singles club in the hopes of finding the perfect girlfriend.

10 Jan 02
1984

Kirk Goes for the Juggler

Kirk thinks he’s met the girl of his dreams, but isn’t sure how he feels when he discovers she’s a clown.

11 Jan 09
1984

A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread and POW

Stephanie and Joanna attend a poetry reading at Dartmouth where a professor has a special interest in Joanna. Dick unleashes his ‘Irish temper’ when said professor…

12 Jan 16
1984

Cats

Stephanie’s old boyfriend stays at the inn with his new wife, Stephanie’s old best friend Tish Ellison. The sparks fly when Steph and Tish get reacquainted. Kirk th…

13 Jan 23
1984

Curious George at the Firehouse

George becomes a volunteer fireman, determined to shed his image as the town boob. George loses the keys to the fire truck just as the town’s first fire in five years eru…

14 Jan 30
1984

Book Beat

After guesting on a literary discussion television program, Dick is tabbed to be its new host. Dick’s first program gets off to a bad start when he’s scheduled gues…

15 Feb 06
1984

Kirk Pops the Question

Kirk relies on Dick and George to decide whether he should propose to Cindy.

16 Feb 13
1984

Best Friends

Kirk is up in arms when a fast food franchise announces plans to build a restaurant in the town.

17 Feb 27
1984

Kirk Ties One On

Kirk’s can’t wait for his wedding to Cindy, until the wedding actually starts and Kirk faints during the ceremony. .

18 Mar 05
1984

Go, Grandma, Go

Kirk’s grandmother visits, loaning her car to Kirk and Cindy for their honeymoon. Kirk realizes there’s trouble when he’s arrested for possession of a stolen…

19 Mar 12
1984

Leave It to the Beavers

Dick is dumbfounded when George’s club, the Beavers, reject him for membership. Kirk and Cindy have their first fight. A man with an imaginary wife stays at the inn.

20 Mar 19
1984

Vermont Today

Dick gets his own television program ‘Vermont Today’. Originally scheduled to interview the president of the university of Vermont, Dick instead hosts a competition…

21 Mar 26
1984

Send Her, Ella

Stephanie is disappointed when she has to watch the inn instead of participating in the Maple Syrup beauty contest, so she quickly crafts a disguise and goes as Miss Inez Velas…

22 Apr 02
1984

New Faces of 1951

Dick and Joanna plan a birthday party for George after he reveals he’s never had one. Dick calls everyone he can think of, but no one can make it. In desperation, Dick ca…

About Newhart

Four years after the end of his long-running sitcom, Bob Newhart returned to series television for another eight years on this brilliantly funny, often surreal sitcom.

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