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"Barney and the Hooker"
Season 1, episode # 12
# 12 overall in series (97 episodes)
"Archie Bunker's Place" episode
Series: Archie Bunker's Place
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date November 25, 1979
Production code 1x12
Written by: Bob Schiller & Bob Weiskopf
Directed by: Frank Corsaro
Guest starring: Dean Scofield
Gerry Black
Kathleen Doyle
Ted Chapman
Sheree North
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Barney and the Hooker was the 12th episode of Season 1 of the Archie Bunker's Place TV series and also the 12th overall episode in the series. Directed by Frank Corsaro, the episode, which was written by Bob Schiller and Bob Weiskopf, originally aired on CBS-TV on November 25, 1979.

"Barney and the Hooker"
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Newly divorced Barney Hefner asks out Dottie, the new waitress. This raises concerns for Murray, since Barney is not aware of Dottie's past.


Dottie (from episode No. 3) has been arrested for prostitution. Murray bails her out and talks Archie into hiring her as a waitress to try to keep her out of trouble. However, trouble finds her when now-divorcee Barney Hefner falls in love and proposes.

Cast (in Credits Order)[]

Main Cast[]

Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Dean Scofield as Fred Rooney, Veronica's nephew (as Dino Scofield)
  • Gerry Black as Police Sergeant
  • Kathleen Doyle as Female Cop
  • Ted Chapman as Priest
  • Sheree North as Dottie Wertz

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