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, E06 (First Aired: Oct. 17, 1975)
Fred goes into show business in order to get his brother-in-law out of the house.
S05, E07 (First Aired: Oct. 31, 1975)
Della Reese guest stars as a campaign worker for a political candidate.