All in the Family Season: 9 Episode: 18 - Barney, the Gold Digger
Comedy - CBS
February 4, 1979
Archie finds himself in the middle of a bad situation when a suicidal Barney calls him to announce that Blanche has run off again, this time with the furnace repairman. Archie concludes that Barney needs a new woman in his life, and sets him up with Edith`s rich widowed, albeit obese, friend.. All in the Family was first seen in January of 1971 and immediately changed the face of television. Not only was this the number one television series from 1971 through 1976, but it also signified an avalanche of other situation comedies that dealt with co. This show has an all star cast including audiance favorites such as Sally Struthers, Carroll O`Connor, Rob Reiner, Jean Stapleton, Danielle Brisebois. This episode first aired on tv on February 4, 1979. This tv series was broadcast under the Comedy genre. This series was bought and distributed by CBS network.