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Thursday January 21, 1971
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Prime-time network TV listings for Thursday January 21, 1971:


7:30 PM 8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 10:00 PM 10:30 PM
CBS Family Affair: The Littlest Exile The Jim Nabors Hour Movie: The African Queen (1951)
ABC Alias Smith And Jones: The McCreedy Bust Bewitched: Mary, The Good Fairy Make Room For Granddaddy: Lucy And The Lecher Dan August: Death Chain This Is Your Life
NBC The Flip Wilson Show Ironside: From Hruska With Love Adam-12: Log 155 -- Internal Affairs: Blackmail The Dean Martin Show
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[CBS 7:30] Family Affair [Reg]: The Littlest Exile
Season 5, episode 18
W: Roland Wolpert   D: Charles T. Barton

With Heather Angel (Miss Faversham), Sarita Vara (Elena), Radames Pera (Juan), Charles Lampkin (Superintendent), Joseph Benti (Man), Mike Durkin (Eddie).
Buffy and Jody meet a new boy in the park and are puzzled by his unusual behavior.

[ABC 7:30] Alias Smith And Jones [Reg]: The McCreedy Bust
Season 1, episode 2
W: Sy Salkowitz   D: Gene Levitt

With Edward Andrews (Ralph Peterson), Mills Watson (Blake), Charles Wagenheim (Bartender), Cesar Romero (Armendariz), Burl Ives (Big Mac McCreedy).
Heyes and Curry are hired by a rich rancher to retrieve a bust of Caesar which was stolen from him.

[NBC 7:30] The Flip Wilson Show [Reg]
Season 1, episode 17

With Muhammad Ali (a/k/a Cassius Clay), Bobby Darin, Lily Tomlin.
Miss Tomlin plays a health fanatic who warns Flip he'll die unless he changes his eating habits; Flip and Darin play two truck drivers involved in an auto wreck, then play a pair of World War I pilots who haven't seen a woman in years; Ali exchanges poems with Flip about Ali's upcoming fight with Joe Frazier, and then Ali answers questions from the audience.

[CBS 8:00] The Jim Nabors Hour [Reg]
Season 2, episode 18

With Roger Miller.
Miller and Nabors play pirates seeking treasure on a deserted island. Then they team to sing a medley of Miller hits, including "King of the Road", Chug-a-Lug", "England Swings" and "Dang Me".

[ABC 8:30] Bewitched [Reg]: Mary, The Good Fairy
Season 7, episode 15
W: Ed Jurist   D: William Asher

With Sandra Gould (Gladys), George Tobias (Abner), Ricky Powell (Sidney), Imogene Coca (Mary).
Mary the Good Fairy visits the Stephenses the night Tabitha loses a tooth and enjoys a wee bit too much of the brandy Darrin offers her.

[NBC 8:30] Ironside [Reg]: From Hruska With Love
Season 4, episode 16
W: Richard Shapiro   D: Alf Kjellin

With Mario Alcalde (Orlando Fuentes), Mischa Hausserman (Anton Hlinka), Ron Soble (Bouchet), John Archer (Professor Appleton), Robert Contreras (Guillermo), Rodolfo Acosta (Mexican Police Chief), Lee Casey (Emiliano), Charles Wagenheim (Gas Station Attendant), Diana Hyland (Hruska).
The Chief and his staff are placed on detached duty with the State Department to arrange the exchange of a Czechoslovakian movie actress for an American professor against whom similar spy charges have been leveled by the Communists.

[CBS 9:00] Movie: The African Queen (1951)
W: James Agee, John Huston   D: John Huston

With Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Peter Bull, Theodore Bikel, Walter Cotell.
In the Congo during World War I, a British spinster, after her missionary site is razed by invaders, persuades a dissolute river captain to try to destroy a German encampment.

[ABC 9:00] Make Room For Granddaddy [Reg]: Lucy And The Lecher
Season 1, episode 16
W: Lee Erwin   D: John Rich

With Lucille Ball (Lucy Carter), Doris Singleton (Sylvia), Joe Mell (Taxi Driver).
Kathy's visiting friend, after hearing that Danny is faithful even on his frequent trips away from home, begins to wonder if it's so when Danny arrives late at night and starts to climb into bed with her!

[ABC 9:30] Dan August [Reg]: Death Chain
Season 1, episode 17
W: Robert C. Dennis   D: Ralph Senensky

With Peter Hooten (Troy Stedman), Chris Robinson (Stan Manders), Ken Scott (Esseltine), Dean Harens (Thomas Howard), Sheilah Wells (Sharon), Ahna Capri (Linda Perry), Gerald S. O'Loughlin (Dominic Lazar), Jan-Michael Vincent (Kevin Colter).
Det. August investigates the slaying of a woman last seen accepting a ride with several teenage boys.

[NBC 9:30] Adam-12 [Reg]: Log 155 -- Internal Affairs: Blackmail
Season 3, episode 16
W: James Doherty   D: Alan Crosland Jr.

With Eve Brent (Ginger), Jed Allan (Officer Tony Johnson), Gloria Manon (Jackie Washington), Raymond Mayo (Dick Madden), John Steadman (Pop), George Sawaya (Jake Benson), Michael Stearns (Bartender).
Officers Malloy and Reed hunt for an elusive bar girl who might be able to clear a fellow officer of blackmail charges.

[NBC 10:00] The Dean Martin Show [Reg]
Season 6, episode 18

With Raymond Burr, Diahann Carroll, Pat Henry, Charles Nelson Reilly.
Burr joins Dean and Reilly as they show what it's really like in the nursery of a maternity ward. And Burr plays a doctor of the future replacing body parts as easily as an auto mechanic. Dean sings "For Once in My Life" and "Raining in My Heart".

[ABC 10:30] This Is Your Life
Ralph Edwards returns with a syndicated, updated version of his series that ran for 11 years (1950-61) on NBC. Programs will again emphasize celebrities in its weekly "surprise" format. One new innovation will be location taping, visiting the subject's home or place of work. The first guest was surprised on the set while taping one of TV's most popular comedy shows.


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