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A Shirt Story
Season 01, Episode 05
Air Date October 18, 1984
Writer John Markus
Director Jay Sandrich
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A Shirt Story is the fifth episode of The Cosby Show's first season which was first broadcast on October 18, 1984.


Theo's plans to impress his date by wearing an expensive designer shirt are ruined when Cliff forces him to return the extravagant purchase. But Denise comes to the rescue when she offers to make Theo an exact copy for a third of the price.