When Theo brings home a poor report card, he claims he does not need good grades to get a job.So Cliff gives him an economics lesson with Monopoly money.Much to Cliff's dismay, Denise goes on a date with Rafael, an older man who is a former merchant marine.Cliff and Clair's plans for a quiet night are ruined when Vanessa and Rudy can't sleep, with Rudy claiming the wolf man was growling in her closet.Theo's plans to impress his date by wearing an expensive designer shirt are ruined when Cliff forces him to return the extravagant purchase.But Denise comes to the rescue when she offers to make Theo an exact copy for a third of the price.But his delight turns to disappointment when he sees that Theo has no moves of his own.Denise wants to attend Princeton like her older sister, Sondra.
But Cliff's plan backfires when Clair is struck by how good Mrs. Note: This is the first appearance of Ethel Ayler as Carrie Hanks, Clair's mother.
Cliff, however, does not think it is such a good idea.
In an effort to change Clair's mind, he introduces her to Mrs.
This is also the first appearance of Earle Hyman as Russell Huxtable.
When Clair baby sits for a newborn baby, she yearns to have another child of her own.