Herman is invited to a reunion of his old army outfit but finds himself unable to fit into his old uniform. Lily will only allow him to go only if he goes on a diet. When Dr. Dudley tells him to loose a hundred pounds in a week, Herman resolves only to consume water and vitamins. Unfortunately, the last day of his diet coincides with Thanksgiving.
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
This is Michael Jackson
's (TV Announcer) first appearance on TV. Two years later, he would be hired by KABC, an AM radio station licensed to Los Angeles, where he would host a talk show for the next three decades. See more
When Herman visits the doctor, the backs of his hands and fingers are covered in hair that was not there in the previous or following scenes. The hair appears and disappears throughout the episode. See more
[unable to see without his glasses, doctor thinks Herman's hand is a dog
Now look, I told you once, you gotta get the dog outta here.
Doc, that's my hand.
You mean you were born with this?
No, someone else was. And I'll always be grateful. Not everyone will give you a hand when you need one.