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"Mr. Butterfield's Return"
Season 6, episode # 20
# 137 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date March 11, 1978
Production code 621 (6x20)
Written by: Arthur Julian * Bill Davenport
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Eddie A. Bell
Roscoe Lee Browne
Al Medina
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Mr. Butterfield's Return was the 20th episode of Season 6 of Maude, and the 136th overall episode in the series. Directed by Hal Cooper, the episode, which was written by Arthur Julian and Bill Davenport, originally aired on CBS-TV on March 11, 1978.

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Mr. Butterfield (Roscoe Lee Browne) returns with the intention of taking his daughter Victoria back to the West Indies.


Maude is surprised when Victoria's father shows up for a visit and learns that his single daughter has gone away with her boyfriend on a camping trip. Fed up with Victoria living in a liberal household, Mr. Butterfield orders Victoria to move back to the West Indies with him. However, Maude runs into a double standard when the spy on Mr. Butterfield with an attractive younger woman.

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Main Cast[]

Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Eddie A. Bell as Waiter
  • Roscoe Lee Browne as Mr. Butterfield, Victoria's father
  • Al Medina as Waiter (uncredited)

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