| Season 3, Episode 6 |
#43 in Series
|Air date:||October 30, 1976|
|Written by:||Dixie Brown Grossman|
|Directed by:||Jack Shea|
|Production code:||3.6 / 305|
|IMDb||The Retirement Party|
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The Retirement Party was the 43rd overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the sixth episode of Season 3. Directed by Jack Shea and written by Dixie Brown Grossman, the episode made its premiere on CBS-TV on October 30, 1976.
George must decide between gratitude and greed when he is offered a fortune to sell his business, but knows that doing so would mean selling out one of his oldest friends.
George is excited when a major corporation makes an offer to buy him out and keep him on as management. However, as part of the buyout, he must force a long-time employee and friend into early retirement.