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|Matt||Feb 17 2010, 11:53 AM|
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WEEK OF JANUARY 3 - JANUARY 7, 1977|
ALL MY CHILDREN
Linc persuaded Kitty to remarry. Drunken Phoebe and Little Phil were in an accident. Donna found a legitimate job. Christina and Jeff had a reunion. She was warned by "her ghost" to tell Jeff "what really happened" when she changed from surgery to pediatrics.
Sharlene grew frantic that she can't bear a child because of a quack doctor's treatment during her bad-girl days. Russ went into a drunken rage when he learned she wasn't pregnant and she packed her bags and headed for home. Jeff made a pitch for Clarice after inquiring about her finanical position. Alice offered Michael a job and a new home with his wife, but Molly rejected the move.
AS THE WORLD TURNS
Val accused Kim of intentionally ruining Val's life. Dan resolved to chastise Susan for putting the idea in Val's head. Natalie told Jay he's better warm up to her because Tom and Carol are getting close again. Carol told DIck to start the divorce proceedings. John admitted to Mary that he fears Dan will turn Andrew against John.
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
A janitor in Trish's apartment building was suspected of being the obscene note writer, but a drunken Jack burst into Trish's apartment, and at knifepoint began to assault her. She hit him with an iron just as Mike arrived. Marlena and Don found a scrapbook of Jack's which included photos of Trish with the notation, "hooker like her mother."
Paul and Stacy announced their secret wedding and her pregnancy. The Dancy children learned that their father, Barney, is back and has been admitted to the hospital with hepatitis. Eleanor gave Lew $500 to attend art school.
THE EDGE OF NIGHT
Nicole wasn't killed. It was a plot to catch Darcy's secretary, who was arrested. Beau told Nancy she wouldn't have to work to get information on Mike but that Timmy's life is still in danger if she opens her mouth. Steve told Danny he intends to date Tracy.
Monica refused to grant permission for Jeff's surgery. Terri and Steve discovered that Steve is Jeff's father, and Steve gave his permission. Diana accidentally ran over Mike. Heather told Diana she's pregnant. Adam and Rick warned Lesley not to go to Chicago to see Mac, Cam's crony, who has news on Laura.
Peggy learned there's no reason she can't conceive. Holly told Barbara she wouldn't use Rita's situation to win Ed back, unless he returned of his own free will. Rita resolved to tell Ed the truth about Granger. Roger thanks Rita for agreeing not to mention his name.
LOVE OF LIFE
Van noticed that Lynn enjoyed Ben's "brotherly" attention. Betsy ageed to spend a skiing weekend with Ben. Felicia's having morning sickness. Rick bought Cal the mill house. She admitted she wants to get pregnant. Tom grew suspicious of Arlene's past, thanks to Ian's intimation.
LOVERS & FRIENDS
(Debut Week) The middle-class Saxton family moved next door to the wealthy Cushing clan. The Saxons include mother and father Josie and Lester (a reformed alcoholic), their children, Rhett (who was an old flame of Connie Ferguson), Jason, Bentley, Tessa, and Eleanor (who is married to George Kimball, who financed the Saxton move and secured a job for Les). The Cushings include Edith and Richard (who's having an affair with secretary Barbara Manners), their children Megan (who's engaged to rich Desmond Hamilton) and bohemian dropout Austin (who had a disastrous love affair with former neighbor Laurie Brewster).
MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN
George was his old self after being deprogrammed. Christine believed she's as pregnant as Cathy. Lulu (Loretta) has two boyfriends: Lew, the cafe owner who hired her as a waitress, and truck driver Mac. Mary blackmailed Brian into getting Tom a job at the plant. Mae Olinksi returned to town by skywriting a suggestive phrase and distributing her sex research questionaires.
ONE LIFE TO LIVE
Cathy remembered that Megan is dead but nothing about Kevin. Larry and Karen split. She dated Dr. Alex Bennett to make Larry jealous. Matt complained to Dorian that Joe's been hitting the bottle and not doing his work.
While Pat and Faith spent a loving weekend at her beachhouse, Dee insisted to Father McShane and Bobby that she's pregnant. Jill was rushed to the hospital with signs of having a miscarriage. Seneca was furious that she had left for a date with Frank.
SEARCH FOR TOMORROW
After Jennifer was arrested for Eunice's murder, the gun she'd planted in John's room was found. He can be tried for conspiracy. Steve agreed to go on tour with Melissa Manchester. Gary found out about Bruce and Gail, who are working on a crime expose article and were warned.
THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS
Stuart discovered Nancy in a state mental hospital. He suggested that Chris take Karen to the hospital to force Nany out of her catatonic state. Laurie and Lance announced their elopement to an astonished Vanessa, then left for their honeymoon.
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