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"The Convention"
Season 1, episode # 14
# 14 overall in series (141 episodes)
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Maude tries to confide in Walter the angst she has over not having any meaning in her life and the troubles she's been having trying to find a job because she's a woman, it leads to another fight between them in "The Convention" in Season 1 (ep.#14).
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / USA
Air date January 2, 1973
Production code 114 (1x14)
Teleplay by: Bob Schiller & Bob Weiskopf
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: None
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The Convention was the 14th episode of Season 1 of Maude, also 14th in the series. Written by Bob Schiller and Bob Weiskopf, the episode, which was directed by Hal Cooper, originally aired on CBS-TV on January 2, 1973.


"The Convention"
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Synopsis

During a trip to attend Walter's convention, Maude tells Walter she is discouraged about finding a job and thinks it is because she is a woman. Maude decides to speak about woman's lib at Walter's convention.

Storyline

Walter and Maude go to Massachusetts for an appliance seller's convention. When their reservations at a upscale hotel are botched, they must share a shabby motel. This is when a squabble ensues when Maude tries to confide in Walter the angst she has over not having any meaning in her life and the troubles she's been having trying to find a job because she's a woman. This leads to another fight between them.

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Miscellaneous

After she and Walter get to the hotel room, they close the blinds on the front door. As the show goes on, the blinds go from shut, to open and shut again several times, with neither she or Walter touching them.

Connections

References
  • I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955 film) - is referenced by Maude.
  • Fiddler on the Roof (1971 film) - is also referenced by Maude.
  • The Price Is Right (TV game show) - is also referenced by Maude.

Soundtracks

  • And Then There's Maude (series theme song)

Lyrics by Marilyn Bergman and Alan Bergman, Music by Dave Grusin, Performed by Donny Hathaway

Cast (in Credits Order)

Main Cast

Guest Stars/Recurring Cast

  • No guest stars appear in this episode.

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