In this episode, Millie is serving as a volunteer school crossing guard for the lunch-time and back-to-school period. It would be easy for Richie to run home for lunchtime -- you can see Davis Elementary School at lower right in this view, with Bonnie Meadow Road less than a quarter mile away.
Rob: “I was slapped by girls a few times, but I was never beaten up.”
Laura: “What were you slapped for?”
Rob: “Oh, the usual things.”
Laura: “What ‘usual things’?”
Rob: “I don’t know… I know one time at a high school dance, Margie Willis slapped me because I said her slip was showing."
Laura: “Is that all?”Rob: “Well, I said it on the loudspeaker."