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To Have and Have Not

Walter convinces many of the students to volunteer at a community center. Whitley teaches ballet to the children and becomes friends with a young boy named Dion, who claims to be dirt poor. Whitley's wallet is stolen, and she is stunned to learn that Dion was the culprit. He exaggerated the extent of his poverty and took advantage of Whitley's kindness. Whitley does not want to return to the center, but Walter insists that the kids need a positive influence if they are to escape from the streets. Whitley continues with her teaching, and refuses to give up on Dion. Walter's duties keep him away from his bowling team, so Col. Taylor agrees to step in. When he turns out to be terrible, Mr. Gaines and the other team members try to find a way to oust him.

English
  • Originally Aired October 26, 1989
  • Runtime 25 minutes
  • Production Code 304
  • Original Network NBC
  • On Other Sites IMDB
Name Type
Debbie Allen Director
Kevin Kelton Writer
Charon Aldredge Guest Star
James Avery Guest Star
Norman Nixon Guest Star
Rosalind Cash Guest Star

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