"Fred's Extra Job"
Season Six, Episode ##9
Number (#120) in series (136 episodes)
Air date November 19, 1976
Network NBC-TV
Production code 601
Written by Saul Turteltaub and Bernie Orenstein
Directed by Alan Rafkin
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Fred's Extra Job was the 120th overall episode of Sanford and Son. Also the ninth episode of Season Six, it first aired on NBC-TV on November 19, 1976.

Episode synopsisEdit

Fred works nights as a bus boy in a fancy restaurant so he can begin paying back the $6,000 bank loan he took out in order to give Lamont an impressive wedding gift.

Episode summaryEdit

To keep Lamont from quitting the junk business, Fred tries to get big a huge bank loan, pretending that business is booming and offering the junkyard as collateral. In his efforts to keep up this pretense, Fred moonlights as a waiter in a fancy restaurant. The trick is to keep Fred's second job a secret from Lamont, Janet (Marlene Clark) and Donna, who visit Fred at the restaurant -- and want to bet that doesn't happen?

Note: Milton Frome makes a guest appearance as the restaurant owner/Maitre d'. Barry Wright makes a final guest appearance as Bruno. Mel Carter, appears in the episode as a bank loan officer.

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Sanford and Son: Season 6
The Hawaiian Connection - Part I | The Hawaiian Connection - Part II | California Crude | The Stakeout | I Dream of Choo-Choo Rabinowitz | The Winning Ticket | Committee Man | Fred's Extra Job | Carol | Aunt Esther Has a Baby | Here Today, Gone Today | Aunt Esther Meets Her Son | Sanford and Gong | Fred Meets Redd | Chinese Torture | A Matter of Silence | When John Comes Marching Home | The Reverend Sanford | The Will | Fred the Activist | The Lucky Streak | Funny, You Don't Look It | Fred Sings The Blues | School Daze

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