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Flashback (Trapper John, M.D. episode)[]

Trapper John, M.D. episode
Season 1, Episode # 2
Number (#2) in series (151 episodes)
Guest star(s) James Coco
Network: CBS-TV
Production code: V-403
Writer(s) Don Brinkley
Director Murray Golden
Original airdate September 30, 1979
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Flashback was episode second of the first season of the TV spinoff series Trapper John M.D. , also the 2nd episode overall. The episode was directed by Murry Golden and written by Don Brinkley. It primed September 30, 1979 on CBS-TV.


Former hospital orderly Frank Maxwin has a mental breakdown firing a gun in the hospital courtyard, shooting bohemian poet Daniel Jennings in the back. Gonzo and Trapper have 72 hours to prove Maxwin isn't a murderer. Stanly attempts to turn himself into a business 'Riverside Inc.' for tax prepossess.