Prime-time network TV listings for Tuesday March 21, 1978:
|[CBS 8:00] Sam [Reg]
Season 1, episode 2
W: James Doherty D: Dick Moder
With Pat Buttram (Claude), Scott Walker (Croydon), David Bond (Lucas), Jimmy Murphy (Willy).
After unsuccessfully pursuing a burglar loaded with loot from a gun store, Sam and Breen take on a pair of hijackers trying to get rid of a truckload of stolen clothes.
|[ABC 8:00] Laverne & Shirley [Reg]: Cruise (1)
Season 3, episode 6
W: Chris Thompson D: Alan Rafkin
With George Memmoli (Uncle Tom), Philip Clark (Ensign Benton), Sandy Roveta (Mrs. Anderson), Scott Casto (Lawrence).
Laverne and Shirley are anxiously looking forward to five glorious, man-filled days aboard a Great Lakes luxury cruise ship. However, a last minute check of their finances reveals they're almost broke.
(Repeat program, originally aired 11/8/1977)
|[NBC 8:00] Chuck Barris Rah Rah Show
With Cab Calloway, Chuck Berry, Lynn Anderson.
|[CBS 8:30] Shields & Yarnell
|[ABC 8:30] Laverne & Shirley [Reg]: Cruise (2)
Season 3, episode 7
W: Barry Lange, Babaloo Mandel D: Alan Rafkin
With Phillip Clark (Ensign Benson).
The girls begin their long-awaited vacation cruise, and Shirley becomes friendly with an attractive sailor who hints that he would like to ask her a very important question.
(Repeat program, originally aired 11/15/1977)
|[CBS 9:00] Movie: Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971)
W: James Edward Grant D: Burt Kennedy
With James Garner, Suzanne Pleshette, Jack Elam, Joan Blondell, Harry Morgan, John Dehner, Henry Jones, Dub Taylor, Kathleen Freeman, Chuck Connors, Ellen Corby.
A runaway bridegroom runs straight into the toughest job out west -- that of a hired gunman in a money-crazed mineral boom town.
|[ABC 9:00] Three's Company [Reg]: Janet's Promotion
Season 2, episode 3
W: Paul Wayne, George Burditt, Alan J. Levitt D: Bill Hobin
With Sandra De Bruin (Chloe), J.J. Barry (Mr. Compton), Margaret Wheeler (Female Customer).
Jack and Chrissy talk a reluctant Janet into asking for a promotion at the florist shop where she works.
(Repeat program, originally aired 9/27/1977)
|[NBC 9:00] Movie: Misty (1961)
W: Ted Sherdeman D: James B. Clark
With David Ladd, Arthur O'Connell, Pam Smith, Anne Seymour.
A young brother and sister capture a fabled wild horse of Assateague and its colt, and find that their success in taming them provides an unexpected dividend.
|[ABC 9:30] Soap [Reg]: Episode 24
Season 1, episode 24
W: Susan Harris D: Jay Sandrich
With Howard Hesseman (Mr. Franklin), Gordon Jump (Chief of Police Tinkler), Charles Lane (Judge Petrillo), Eugene Roche (E. Ronald Mallu), Inga Swenson (Ingrid Swenson).
Jodie succumbs to a woman's charms, while Jessica awaits the jury's verdict in her trial for the murder of tennis pro Peter Campbell.
|[ABC 10:00] Having Babies [Reg]: Old Friends
Season 1, episode 2
With Linda Kelsey (Bess Parker), Bo Hopkins (Hollis McAfee), Vincent Baggetta (Larry Ellis), Richard Lawson (Bert Rollins), Frances Lee McCain (Valerie Ellis).
When an unwed mother decides to give her baby to her best friend, who is married but barren, she realizes they must sever their relationship.