3x21 Beauty Contest
First Aired: Feb. 10, 1976 on ABC
Summary: Richie, Potsie, and Ralph set up a "beauty contest" at Arnold's to meet girls. They offer up a trip to Hollywood as the prize, but they plan to pick the person who won't accept the prizes. A reluctant Richie finally goes along with it when a cheerleader he's interested in enters.
Main Characters in this Episode
Howard Cunningham: I don't understand you! How could you do something like that? You know alot of those girls fathers are very upset? I mean they've been calling me up all day long, one of them even threaten to punch me right in the nose! You've embarrassed your whole family, you've made a fool out of yourself, Your gonna be punished for this, you are grounded for two weeks! And for what, a couple of dates? a few good times? Looking at alot of girls in bathing suits, was all that worth it!