Premise: Junk dealer Fred Sanford runs roughshod over his son and partner, Lamont, in a groundbreaking sitcom. Fred's moneymaking schemes routinely backfire, and he does just about anything to get out of working -- up to and including faking a heart attack. He's rude, sarcastic, outspoken, overtly prejudiced, and pretty darn nasty to his friends and family.
S05, E14 (First Aired: Jan. 9, 1976)
Fred interrupts a TV cooking show to advertise a device he is selling.
S05, E15 (First Aired: Jan. 16, 1976)
Fred stages a circus in the junkyard after he inherits an elephant.