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"The Ambush"
Season 1, episode # 18
# 18 overall in series (97 episodes)
"Archie Bunker's Place" episode
Series: Archie Bunker's Place
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date January 27, 1980
Production code 1x18
Written by: Bob Schiller & Bob Weiskopf
Directed by: Peter Bonerz
Guest starring: Katherine McDaniel
Nancy Locke
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The Ambush is the 18th episode of Season 1 of the Archie Bunker's Place TV series and also the 18th overall episode in the series. Directed by Peter Bonerz, the episode, which was written by Bob Schiller and Bob Weiskopf, originally aired on CBS-TV on January 27, 1980.

"The Ambush"
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Archie and Murray are held captive in their own storeroom by two female robbers.


The neighborhood has had a sudden rash of burglaries, and Archie and Murray are afraid the bar will be the next target.

Cast (in Credits Order)[]

Main Cast[]

Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Katherine McDaniel as 1st Woman Robber
  • Nancy Locke as 2nd Woman Robber

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