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"The Investment"
Season 2, episode # 22
# 44 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date February 19, 1974
Production code 222 (2x22)
Written by: Eliot Shoenman
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Brian Morrrison
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The Investment was the 22nd episode of Season 2 of  Maude, and the 44th overall episode in the series. Directed by Hal cooper, the episode, which was written by Eliot Shoenman, originally aired on CBS-TV on February 19, 1974.

"The Investment"
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Arthur gives Walter a stock tip which causes Walter to lose $3,700. Walter, angry at Arthur, insists on being angry with Arthur for saying it was a sure thing. Later, when Walter finds out Arthur didn't invest in the stock himself, questions arise about his financial situation, which leads to a huge blowup between Walter, Maude, Vivian and Arthur.


Bad feelings abound when Arthur gives Walter a bad stock tip, causing him to lose $3,700. An inquiry into why Arthur didn't invest money in the stock himself causes bad blood not only between the two men but also between Maude and Vivian.

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  • Brian Morrison as Phillip Traynor, Carol's son

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