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"Speed Trap"
Season 3, episode # 5
# 51 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / USA
Air date October 7, 1974
Production code 308 (3x5)
Written by: Eliot Shoenman
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Hector Elizondo
Al Freeman Jr.
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Speed Trap was the fifth episode of Season 3 of Maude, also the 51st overall episode in the series. Written by Eliot Shoenman, the episode, which was directed by Hal Cooper, premiered on CBS-TV on October 7, 1974.

"Speed Trap"
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Walter and Arthur go away for the weekend on a camping trip. Maude is upset with Walter's plans but she soon forgets it, when Vivian and her go on a non-stop eating binge. However, Walter and Arthur's trip goes awry as they become victims of a speed trap and land in jail.


Arthur and Walter go on a camping trip. Maude is upset with Walter's decision but quickly drowns her sorrows in food with Vivian. The men get in trouble as they are arrested for speeding in a well-known "speed trap" zone and they need the women to get them out of jail. Guest starring Héctor Elizondo as a cop.

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