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"Walter's Christmas Gift"
Season 5, episode # 13
# 106 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date December 20, 1976
Production code 513 (5x13)
Written by: Thad Mumford
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Larry Gelman
Cliff Norton
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Walter's Christmas Gift was the 13th episode of Season 5 of  Maude, and the 106th overall episode in the series. Directed by Hal Cooper, the episode, which was written by Thad Mumford, originally aired on CBS-TV on December 20, 1976.

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Since the Findlays' finances are so low, they decide to give homemade gifts for Christmas, while Arthur offers Walter a partnership in a new business.


With money tight since Walter's bankruptcy, the family decides to make homemade Christmas gifts for one another. Meanwhile, Walter gets a generous business offer from Arthur and a fellow doctor, Hubie Binder. It seems Arthur and Hubie want to start a appliance business and they want Walter to run it. Walter reluctantly agrees but soon becomes fed up with the novice Arthur.

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This episode marks the first appearance of Larry gelman as Hubie Binder.

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Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Larry Gelman as Hubie Binder
  • Cliff Norton as Tramp

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