Original "Facts Of Life" Back Door Pilot

We are 1 week away from the Big Launch of the show… ! While you’re frantically digging up your copies (either your old VHS recordings or the new set of DVDs set to arrive from Amazon), please to enjoy…

 Clearly the dorms at Eastland underwent some major renovations in the summer of 1979... (BEFORE)

Clearly the dorms at Eastland underwent some major renovations in the summer of 1979... (BEFORE)

 (AFTER)

(AFTER)

Diff'rent Strokes, Season 1 Episode 24: "The Girls School" (sometimes called "Garrett's Girls") ... with lots of commercial breaks. :-| Originally broadcast on NBC May 4, 1979.