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The Brady Bunch/The Elopement

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The Elopement
Season 5, Episode 12
Airdate December 7, 1973
Production Number 098
Written by Harry Winkler
Directed by Jerry London
Produced by Howard Leeds and
Lloyd Schwartz
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The Elopement is the twelfth episode of the fifth season of The Brady Bunch, and the one hundred seventh episode overall.

Starring: Robert Reed (Mike Brady), Florence Henderson (Carol Brady)

and Ann B. Davis (Alice)

Maureen McCormick (Marcia), Eve Plumb (Jan), Susan Olsen (Cindy), Barry Williams (Greg), Christopher Knight (Peter), Mike Lookinland (Bobby)

Guest Star: Allan Melvin (Sam)

Featuring: Byron Webster (Reverend), Bella Bruck (Gladys)


Plot Overview

When Jan and Marcia overhear Alice and Sam discussing elopement, they mistakenly believe they plan to elope. The family prepares a wedding reception, while Carol begins interviewing a replacement housekeeper for Alice's honeymoon. Sam and Alice were actually discussing a cousin's elopement, and reveal the misunderstanding at the reception. In the subplot, Bobby is trying to learn to play the organ on an old portable.


At the end of the episode Alice announces to Carol and Mike that she and Sam are engaged. There is no subsequent mention of a wedding in the series.

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