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Wednesday February 18, 1970
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Prime-time network TV listings for Wednesday February 18, 1970:

7:30 PM 8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 10:00 PM 10:30 PM
CBS Hee Haw The Beverly Hillbillies: Annul That Marriage Annie: The Women In The Life Of A Man Hawaii Five-O: Nightmare Road
ABC Nanny And The Professor: The Astronomers The Courtship Of Eddie's Father: A Five-Pound Monkey On His Stomach Room 222: Ralph The Johnny Cash Show The Engelbert Humperdinck Show
NBC The Virginian: No War For The Warrior Kraft Music Hall Then Came Bronson: The Mountain

Program details:

[CBS 7:30] Hee Haw
Season 1, episode 22

With Merle Haggard, Henson Cargill, Tammy Wynette.

[ABC 7:30] Nanny And The Professor [Reg]: The Astronomers
Season 1, episode 5
W: Joseph Bonaduce   D: Norman Abbott

With Sam Jaffe (Dr. Lazko), Doug Rowe (Photographer), Larry Gelman (Reporter).
Butch Everett accidentally discovers a comet and becomes a celebrity, much to the chagrin of elder brother Hal, who is a serious astronomer. But then when Butch is being interviewed by the press the observatory reports that the comet was sighted simultaneously by a Dr. Anton Lazko.

[NBC 7:30] The Virginian [Reg]: No War For The Warrior
Season 8, episode 20
W: Robert Earll, Alvin Sapinsley   D: Don McDougall

With Charles Knox Robinson (John Wood / Sitkonga), Henry Jones (Ned Cochran), Charles Aidman (William Webb), Patricia Hyland (Kgoy-Ma), David Sheiner (Cully), Barney Phillips (Maj. Heller), Larry Ward (Sheriff Gray).
An Indian brave on the run from white authorities takes refuge with Shiloh wranglers on a cattle drive. He finds a friend in Jim Horn and appears safe from his pursuers until an unsavory procurement agent for the Army spots him.

[ABC 8:00] The Courtship Of Eddie's Father [Reg]: A Five-Pound Monkey On His Stomach
Season 1, episode 23
W: Stan Cutler, Martin Donovan   D: Hal Cooper

With James Komack (Norman).
Norman spends the weekend at the Corbetts asking Tom, Eddie and Mrs. Livingston to help him stay on his diet. At a midnight meeting in front of the open refrigerator, Eddie bolsters the backslider's willpower.

[CBS 8:30] The Beverly Hillbillies [Reg]: Annul That Marriage
Season 8, episode 22
W: Paul Henning, Dick Wesson   D: Robert M. Leeds

With Elvia Allman (Elverna Bradshaw), Bettina Brenna (Gloria Buckles).
Shorty is married by mistake to Drysdale's beautiful secretary, and the banker and the Clampetts try for an annulment by showing her that life back on Shorty's farm would be too rugged for a city girl.

[ABC 8:30] Room 222 [Reg]: Ralph
Season 1, episode 22
W: Steve Pritzker   D: Leo Penn

With Ron Rifkin (Ralph Fisk), Bruce Kirby (Frank Muzak), Robert Casper (Barry Wisegarten), Mittie Lawrence (Judy Bangston), E.A. Sirianni (Ted Hart), Maye Henderson (Mrs. Stone).
Much to Liz McIntyre's annoyance, a student in adult education monopolizes Pete Dixon's time both in and out of class.

[CBS 9:00] Annie: The Women In The Life Of A Man [special]
W: Gary Belkin, Herb Sargent, Thomas Meehan, et al   D: Walter C. Miller

With Lee J. Cobb, Robert Merrill, Arthur Murray, David Susskind, Jack Cassidy, Dick Shawn, John McGiver, Dick Smothers.
Anne Bancroft makes a rare TV appearance to act, clown, sing and dance in her first special. Miss Bancroft, whose achievements have ranged from her memorable Annie Sullivan in "The Miracle Worker" to the sex-starved Mrs. Robinson in "The Graduate", appears in varied sketches and numbers with her guests.

[ABC 9:00] The Johnny Cash Show [Reg]
Season 1, episode 5

With Vikki Carr, Jimmie Rodgers, Jerry Lee Lewis.
Rodgers sings "What Will You Do When They're Gone?". Miss Carr sings "Singing My Song" and "Sunday Morning Coming Down". Jerry Lee Lewis revives his "Great Balls of Fire".

[NBC 9:00] Kraft Music Hall [Reg]
With Lou Rawls, Anthony Newley.
Host Petula Clark reminisces with Newley and joins Lou for "Three O'Clock in the Morning". Lou solos "It Was a Very Good Year". Another highlight is an English vaudeville skit about two tired performers (Petula and Newley) and there is a blues medley by Petula, Tony and Lou as well.

[CBS 10:00] Hawaii Five-O [Reg]: Nightmare Road
Season 2, episode 22
W: Jack Turley   D: John Newland

With Bill Bigelow (Dr. Logan), George Groves (Won See), Charles Aidman (Dr. Royce), Pilar Seurat (Theresa Dietrich), Fred Beir (Merrill Carson), Ronald Long (Kreuter), Gregg Kim (Lo Quan).
A noted research scientist is duped into believing he shot a man. His disappearance from a vital government post is linked to a foreign power's plot to kidnap him.

[ABC 10:00] The Engelbert Humperdinck Show
Season 1, episode 5

With Paul Anka, Phil Silvers, Millicent Martin, Dana Valery.
Paul sings "Watch What Happens" and Phil performs "All I Need Is a Girl". In addition to a segment of solos from Engelbert, there's a burlesque routine inspired by Phil with the whole cast singing such tunes as "Take Ten Terrific Girls" and "Lady of the Evening".

[NBC 10:00] Then Came Bronson [Reg]: The Mountain
Season 1, episode 21
W: Meyer Dolinsky   D: Roger Kay

With James Whitmore (Wilson Ford), Melendy Britt (Marcia Ford).
An aging but famous author continually needs to replenish his writing reservoir by testing his courage. Despite the disapproval of his wife, he eggs Jim Bronson into joining him on a mountain climb and turns it into a competitive event -- a test of courage and stamina between himself and a much younger man.

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