This comedy-drama tells the story of the lives of the Bradford family. Consisting of father Tom (a columnist for a Sacramento newspaper), mother Joan and their eight children: Mary, David, Joanie, Nancy, Elizabeth, Susan, Tommy and Nicholas. After Joan's death, Tom met teacher Abby, and they were married to make the family ten once more.
Eight is Enough Season 2 (1977-1978)
|2x01 Is There a Doctor in the House? |
Dr. Maxwell moves in with the Bradfords after a spat with his wife.
|Sep. 14, 1977|
|2x02 Trial Marriage |
Tom frowns on Mary's plan to live with her boyfriend; A tutor cheers up a depressed Tommy.
|Sep. 21, 1977|
|2x03 Triangles |
Joannie and Susan are rivals for David's roommate; Tom feels he's neglecting his youngest.
|Sep. 28, 1977|
|2x04 Double Trouble |
The girls try to rekindle Abby's cooling love for Tom.
|Oct. 05, 1977|
|2x05 Mortgage Burnin' Blues |
At the opening of David and Tommy's night-club act, Susan punches a heckler.
|Oct. 19, 1977|
|2x06 Dark Horse |
Tom and Abby have reservations about Mary's bid for a school-board seat.
|Oct. 26, 1977|
|2x07 The Bard and the Bod |
Abby tries to break the news of her engagement to her late husband's father.
|Nov. 02, 1977|
|2x08 Children of the Groom (1) |
The children plan a reception for Tom and Abby's wedding.
|Nov. 09, 1977|
|2x09 Children of the Groom (2) |
Elizabeth avoids the preparations; The Bradfords meet Abby's stuffy relatives.
|Nov. 09, 1977|
|2x10 I Quit |
Abby persuades Tom to take the children along to San Francisco.
|Nov. 16, 1977|
|2x11 All's Fair in Love and War |
A recruiting office reopens and revives antiwar sentiment.
|Nov. 23, 1977|
|2x12 The Return of Auntie V |
Aunt Vivian wants to give Abby and Tom a down payment on a mansion as a wedding gift.
|Nov. 30, 1977|
|2x13 Yes Nicholas, there is a Santa Claus (1) |
On Christmas Eve, a thief takes off with the Bradfords' gifts, in their car.
|Dec. 14, 1977|
|2x14 Yes Nicholas, there is a Santa Claus (2) |
Trying to recover their car, the Bradfords are mistaken for a crime ring and taken to the police station.
|Dec. 14, 1977|
|2x15 A Hair of the Dog |
Tommy gets drunk with friends on illegally bought beer.
|Jan. 04, 1978|
|2x16 Author, Author! |
Tom's brood regard his book an invasion of privacy.
|Jan. 11, 1978|
|2x17 Much Ado about Garbage |
A DA sniffing into a refuse-hauling scam demands to know the sources for Tom's article on garbage collection.
|Jan. 18, 1978|
|2x18 Dear Ms. Dinah |
Family crisis: Elizabeth wants to go on the pill.
|Jan. 25, 1978|
|2x19 Hard Hats and Hard Heads |
Tommy tries out for varsity football; David tries newspaper reporting.
|Feb. 01, 1978|
|2x20 Seven Days in February |
Nancy hesitates to date the young Jewish doctor she's interested in.
|Feb. 08, 1978|
|2x21 The Boyfriend |
Tom and Susan are jealous when her boyfriend gets Abby to help with his dissertation.
|Feb. 15, 1978|
|2x22 Great Expectations |
Tommy tries to improve his English grades; Joanie directs a school production of "Snow White."
|Feb. 22, 1978|
|2x23 Long Night's Journey into Day |
Abby suffers a head injury, and the family keeps her conscious by reviewing Bradford lore.
|Mar. 01, 1978|
|2x24 The Lost Weekend |
With Tom and Abby away, Elizabeth and Tommy plan a party; Mary worries about keeping order.
|Apr. 28, 1978|
|2x25 Poor Little Rich Girl |
David's girlfriend becomes Susan's tennis partner.
|May. 03, 1978|
|2x26 Who's on First? |
Joannie recruits the family for a children's-home variety show.
|May. 10, 1978|
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