Season 3 Episodes

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A Pup in Paris

Season 3, Episode 27 - Air Date: 5/20/1996
Mr. Sheffield is off to Paris.
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Ship of Fran's

Season 3, Episode 26 - Air Date: 5/13/1996
Fran decides to go on a cruise to meet men with Val, but Mr. Sheffield quickly changes her plans and buys the entire family (his and hers) tickets to board the ship.
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Green Card

Season 3, Episode 25 - Air Date: 5/6/1996
Brighton is failing French in school so Mr. Sheffield hires a tutor for him. His tutor is incredibly good looking and attractive, and Fran wastes no time in flirting with him.
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The Cantor Show

Season 3, Episode 24 - Air Date: 4/29/1996
Fran goes out with the new temple cantor, Gary. When Mr. Sheffield listens him singing, he hires him to be on his next play.
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That's Midlife

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 3/11/1996
After losing to Fran in tennis, Maxwell goes through a midlife crisis including dressing younger and buying a flashy sports car.
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The Hockey Show

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 3/4/1996
Fran starts to date Mike LaVoe, a famous hockey player for the NY Rangers.
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Where's the Pearls?

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 2/26/1996
Mr. Sheffield has Elizabeth Taylor over, and like with all celebrities, Fran can't control herself until she meets her.
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Your Feets Are Too Big

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/19/1996
When Sylvia decides to have plastic surgery on her arms, the doctor tells her it's normal at a certain age for body parts to grow.
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Love Is a Many Blundered Thing

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/12/1996
Fran's upset because Valentine's day is approaching, but she quickly turns to happy when she scores a date with Jeff, the cop.
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Val's Boyfriend

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/5/1996
Val gets a new boyfriend.
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The Grandmas

Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 1/22/1996
Fran feels like Mr. Sheffield's life is falling into a routine and convinces him to change.
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Where's Fran?

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 1/15/1996
When Fran catches Maggie smoking with her boyfriend, she pretends to smoke so Mr. Sheffield can teach her a lesson in front of Maggie, so she doesn't have to tell on Maggie and lose her trust.
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Fashion Show

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 1/8/1996
When Maxwell insists that Fran rush out of the house to make a party on time, she accidentally grabs a purse that does not match with her outfit.
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Oy to the World

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 12/18/1995
An animated Christmas fantasy in which Fran and Brighton are magically whisked to the North Pole.
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An Offer She Can't Refuse

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 12/11/1995
Fran gets a date with a guy named Tony Tattori, who later she discovers to be in the mob.
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The Kibbutz

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/4/1995
Mr. Sheffield decides to send Maggie off to a convent in Switzerland and wants Fran to tell her the news.
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The Unkindest Gift

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 11/27/1995
Sylvia hires Brighton to film the bris of a cousin of Fran's. Brighton has no idea what a bris is and passes out during the most important moment of the party.
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Having His Baby

Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/20/1995
Fran considers a sperm bank in order to have a baby after learning that her ex-fiance Danny has had a child, much to Sylvia and Maxwell's distress.
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The Two Mrs. Sheffields

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/13/1995
Fran fights with a woman over flowers at a store, but this woman turns out to be Mr. Sheffield's mother who's in town visiting.
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The Party's Over

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/6/1995
Mr. Sheffield and C.C. are going to Boston for the weekend, but what originally started as a romantic getaway plan for C.
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Oy Vey, You're Gay

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 10/23/1995
Fran tells Mr. Sheffield he should retire his wedding ring, and after C.C. points out that Andrew Lloyd Webber was featured in the paper's crossword puzzle, Maxwell decides to get a publicist to improve his image and make him more popular.
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Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/16/1995
When Val announces that Fran's ex-finacee Danny is going to marry Heather Biblow, Fran claims she is not jealous.
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Val's Apartment

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/9/1995
Feeling that taking care of the kids has taken over her life and eliminated her personal life, Fran thinks about moving out of the mansion.
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A Fine Family Feud

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/2/1995
Maggie's 16th birthday is approaching and Fran intervenes in her father's plans for her party. I
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Dope Diamond

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/25/1995
Fran's been going out with a rich, handsome Jewish doctor named Julius Kimble. After only 2 weeks, he asks her to marry him.
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Fran and the Professor

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/18/1995
C.C. makes a bet with her brother that he can't get Fran to play Jeopardy!. But Fran somehow enters the game and manages to win.
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Pen Pals

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/11/1995
After many years of exchanging letters, Fran's pen pal Lenny wants to meet her. But Fran is worried because over the past years she exaggerated a little on the lies and now is concerned that Lenny won't like her for who she really is.