"Louise's Setback"
Season 6, Episode 13
#124 in Series
Episode Information
Network: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date: January 13. 1980
Written by: Robert Wolterstoff
Directed by: Bob Lally
Production code: 6.13 / 612
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Louise's Setback was the 124th overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the 13th episode of Season 6. Directed by Bob Lally and written by Robert Wolterstoff, the episode made its premiere on CBS-TV on January 13, 1980.


Louise is racked with guilt after one of the youths she is trying to help at the Neighborhood Help Center attempts suicide.


Louise is ecstatic when she learns that a television documentary will be done on the suicide helpline available down at the Help Center, and she is going to be interviewed. However, in the midst of all the excitement, Louise inadvertently neglects a teenage girl who later swallows a bottle of pills.

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