Needles and Pins (1973–1974)
28 Sep. 1973The Spy Who Came in on a Hanger
5 Oct. 1973It Was a Very Good Line
Nathan becomes infatuated with an attractive designer Andrea and starts promoting her clothes. But they don't sell and Nathan refuses to drop the line despite costing him financially.
26 Oct. 1973Do Your Own Thing
Nathan is aware of his own mortality and decides he needs a family member to learn the garment business. Nathan chooses his nephew Marvin but the young man is more interested in Oriental philosophy than clothing design.
2 Nov. 1973The Break Up
Nathan's brother-in-law Harry Karp has decided to invest in a Broadway show and Nathan sees an opportunity. He moves to end Harry's involvement in the fashion business and a live without his incompetence.
9 Nov. 1973Union Trouble
Lorelai's Fashions is hit by a strike when Nathan mishandles a small incident, turning it into a major conflict.
7 Dec. 1973The Wife You Save May Be Your Own
21 Dec. 1973The Great Blizzard
Nathan and his staff find themselves snowed in unable to get home. They are rescued by Nathan's arch rival Julius but unsurprisingly he has an ulterior motive for his good deed.