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Friday January 1, 1971
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Prime-time network TV listings for Friday January 1, 1971:

7:30 PM 8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 10:00 PM 10:30 PM
CBS The Interns: Changes Headmaster: Nobody's Perfect (R) Movie: Tarzan's Three Challenges (1963)
ABC The Brady Bunch: The Impractical Joker Nanny And The Professor: A Fowl Episode (R) The Partridge Family: The Red Woodloe Story That Girl: That Script Love, American Style: Love And The Kidnapper This Is Tom Jones
NBC Orange Bowl

Program details:

[CBS 7:30] The Interns [Reg]: Changes
Season 1, episode 14
W: Inez Boyd, Marshall Wilkerson   D: Allen Reisner

With Robert Lansing (Lt. Garner), Billy Dee Williams (Eddie Tate), Maidie Norman (Mrs. Barrin), George Morgan (Beau Brown), Melendy Britt (Rose).
On the eve of a threatened strike at New North Hospital a bomb explodes, injuring Dr. Barrin and forcing Dr. Goldstone to order the evacuation of all patients who can be moved.

[ABC 7:30] The Brady Bunch [Reg]: The Impractical Joker
Season 2, episode 13
W: Burt Styler   D: Oscar Rudolph

With Leonard Bremen (Exterminator).
One of Jan's practical jokes boomerangs when she becomes a victim of her own joke after taking Greg's pet mouse and then losing it.

[NBC 7:30] Orange Bowl
Nebraska (10-0-1) vs. Louisiana State (9-2) at Miami. Jim Simpson and Al DeRogatis report.

[ABC 8:00] Nanny And The Professor [Reg]: A Fowl Episode
Season 1, episode 14
W: Earl Hamner Jr.   D: Richard Kinon

With Roger Perry (Miles Taylor), Patsy Garrett (Mrs. Fowler), Eileen Baral (Francine Fowler), Steve Dunne (Fred Parkman), Jerry Hausner (Veterinarian), Ceil Cabot (Nurse), James O'Hara (Policeman).
When the Everetts' neighbors become irate because Prudence's young rooster, Sebastian, starts crowing at night, Hal rigs a tape recorder to try to condition Sebastian into morning crowing.

(Repeat program, originally aired 4/22/1970)

[CBS 8:30] Headmaster [Reg]: Nobody's Perfect
Season 1, episode 3

With Mitch Vogel (Billy), Florence Lake (Miss Graham).
Andy Thompson is confronted with the problem of an excellent student who cracks under the pressure of trying to be perfect like his older brother.

(Repeat program, originally aired 10/2/1970)

[ABC 8:30] The Partridge Family [Reg]: The Red Woodloe Story
Season 1, episode 14
W: Coslough Johnson   D: Peter Baldwin

With William Schallert (Red Woodloe).
The family meets a famous old folk singer and tries to convince him to come out of retirement.

[CBS 9:00] Movie: Tarzan's Three Challenges (1963)
W: Robert Day, Berne Giler   D: Robert Day

With Jock Mahoney, Woody Strode, Tsurko Kobayashi, Earl Cameron, Salah Jamal.
The jungle man is summoned by the true heir of a Southeast Asian country to escort him and claim his rightful throne.

[ABC 9:00] That Girl [Reg]: That Script
Season 5, episode 14
W: Saul Turteltaub, Bernie Orenstein   D: Roger Duchowny

With Bob Ross (Waiter), William Windom (Joseph Nelson), Morty Gunty (Sandy Stone), Nina Foch (Frances Nelson).
Ann wants to purchase the film rights to a novel, but the author refuses to sell until he sees Ann and notices how much she resembles his late wife.

[ABC 9:30] Love, American Style [Reg]: Love And The Kidnapper
Season 2, episode 25

With Jessica Walter (Jean), Charles Bateman (Gordon), Tom Smothers (Kidnapper).
A nervous novice kidnapper who works from notes fails on his first job. The victim's husband refuses to play the ransom.

[ABC 10:00] This Is Tom Jones [Reg]
Season 3, episode 14

With Shirley Bassey, John Denver.
A salute to the Beatles. Shirley sings "Something" and "Fool on The Hill". Tom and Shirley duet on "With a Little Help From My Friends". Tom and John Denver duet on "Carolina In My Mind". John Denver with the Norman Maen Dancers performs "Let It Be".

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