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|Matt||Feb 17 2010, 02:32 PM|
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WEEK OF JANUARY 17 - JANUARY 21, 1977|
ALL MY CHILDREN
Donna dated Benny, who is now Phoebe's chauffeaur, while Caroline admitted she loves Frank. Christina's "ghost" followed her when she moved into Jeff's old apartment. While Linc tried to locate Mrs. Lum, Kitty had eyesight problems, which Joe diagnosed as hysterical blindness. Ann insisted she'd never allow Beth to be institutionalized.
Ken left town and Mac courted Rachel, while Gwen admitted to Iris she has given up on Mac and is concentrating on Brian. Willis convinced Sharlene to return to Bay City. She learned she can get pregnant. Russ is staying with Aunt Liz, who has been telling him to get a divorce. Ray returned after leaving Beatrice to take care of Olive's sons in California and learned that Jeff is being blackmailed by Olive into pressuring Pat into divorcing John.
AS THE WORLD TURNS
After Beau told Annie to tell Dee about their relationship, Annie and Jay were hospitalized when a construction site scaffolding collapsed. Carol rushed to Jay's side, and he refused to see Natalie. Kim told Lisa why she and Jason had bribed Cliff, Val's old beau, to leave Val -- Cliff had been on the make for Kim.
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
Mike ran from the police and turned up at Mickey's. Trish developed multiple personalities -- bitter Cynthia, who says her mother is dead, and gentle Lisa, who doesn't remember Jack's murder. Laura wondered why Trish acts like herself only with David. Phyllis was pleased that Bob is seeing Linda. Julie brought guests to Jeri's memorial service for Jack, but none of his own friends showed up.
Under an assumed name, Ann informed Carolee's doctor that the photo of his patient in the Madison papers was Maryellen Smithfield, and that no one in town would remember her. M.J.'s brother Darren arrived in town and convinced her to fight for Steve. Jerry gave Matt and Jason a recording of a conversation with a photographer who'd been told how to get into Joan's room secretly before she died.
THE EDGE OF NIGHT
Mike supplied Nancy with false information, which she passed on to Beau and Saxon. Mike is convinced Nancy is working for them because she's in love with Beau. Beau and Saxon learned of the game and told Nancy that threats to Timmy would still be used to keep her in line.
The adoption agency agreed to allow Mike to stay with the Taylors. Heather visited Jeff and almost told him she's pregnant, but Monica interrupted them. Mark arranged a job for sister Gina at the hospital.
Mike and Rita refused to plea-bargain with the district attorney, who insists he'll win first-degree murder charges. Rita had a flashback of being with Roger while working for the Grangers but told Roger that she hadn't told anyone the whole truth.
LOVE OF LIFE
Ben couldn't tell Betsy he feared his hit-and-run accident could send him back to jail. Joe examined Felicia. She made him promise not to tell Charles she may be pregnant.
LOVERS & FRIENDS
Amy was crushed to learn that Austin is working and laying off the booze to win back Laurie's love. Megan refused to set an earlier wedding date, then invited Connie and Rhett to double-date with her and Desmond.
MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN
Cathy decided to take her son instead of Brian's money. The Shumways were saved from eviction by Merle, who declared their house an historical landmark. Mary brought a counselor from B.A.D. (Battered, Angry, and Determined) to Pat, and she advised Pat to leave Garth. Pat locked Garth in a closet, where he was stabbed int he back by Christmas tree needles. Charlie found a mummified hospital patient whom he believes to be Loretta. Tom's commission on community standards raided Mae's material for her sex report.
ONE LIFE TO LIVE
Pat admitted to Tony that he's Brian's father. Dorian took advantage of Joe and Vicki's shattered relationship. Cathy agreed to keep a diary of her dreams and thoughts for Will. Lana grew determined to get Brad back.
Jack accused Mary and Alex of having an affair in Alex's country house, where they were stranded during a storm. Dee went to pieces when she learned Pat and Faith were engaged. Jill was saved from a miscarriage once again but is confided to her hospital bed. Johnny suggested that Jack and Mary annul their marriage.
SEARCH FOR TOMORROW
Jennifer passed the lie detector test, but John didn't because of guilt feelings about his association with her. Amy told Gail she knows Bruce is having an affair with "someone," but that she loves her husband and needs Gail's advice. Ralph's Arizona deal fell through and the Heywoods have no place to live.
THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS
Stuart learned about Jack and Peggy's wedding. Det. Dillon continued his investigation of Bill's death and Snapper is the prime suspect. Liz introduced Jill to David and had nightmares about Bill. Kay begged Joann to quit her job and work full time as her companion.
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