| Season 3, Episode 4 |
Number (#41) in series (133 episodes)
|Tape date||August 28, 1975|
|Air date:||September 30, 1975|
|Written by:||Dick Bensfield & Perry Grant|
|Directed by:||Herbert Kenwith|
|IMDB||Love in the Ghetto|
Bern Nadette Stanis
|Guest starring:||Carl Franklin|
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'Love in the Ghetto is the fourth episode of Season 3 of Good Times and the forty-first series episode overall. The episode was written by Dick Bensfield and Perry Grant and directed by Herbert Kenwith. It originally aired on CBS-TV on September 30, 1975.
helma's parents are less than thrilled when they discover she's engaged.
Thelma gets engaged to Larry and is hesitant to tell her parents. When she does, Florida and James do not approve.
Thelma (BernNadette Stanis) is in love again. This time, her beau is an ambitious, fast-talking young man named Larry Walters (Carl Franklin). Mom Florida (Esther Rolle) and dad James (John Amos) aren't quite so pleased as Thelma with her choice for a sweetheart -- especially when it becomes apparent that Larry's dreams aren't quite matched by his abilities or his job prospects.