Number Name Japanese Name Release Date Action
01 "Matthew Cuthbert is Surprised" "Mashuu Kasubaato odoroku"
January 7, 1979 Anne Shirley arrives at a rural train station in Prince Edward Island. She meets Matthew Cuthbert who has come to collect her. He is confused and unsure what to do. Reluctantly, he decides to take her to Green Gables, the farm he owns with his sister Marilla Cuthbert, in the village of Avonlea.
02 "Marilla Cuthbert is Surprised" "Marira Kasubaato odoroku"
January 14, 1979
03 "Morning of Green Gables" "Guriin Geiburuzu no Asa"
January 21, 1979
04 "Anne's History" "An Oitachi wo kataru"
January 28, 1979
05 "Marilla Makes up Her Mind" "Marira Kesshinsuru"
February 4, 1979
06 "Anne of Green Gables" "Guriin Geiburuzu no An"
February 11, 1979
07 "Mrs. Rachel Lynde is Properly Horrified" "Reicheru Fujin Osore wo nasu"
February 18, 1979 When Rachel Lynde rudely speaks her mind on Anne's appearance, Anne gets so offended that she tells her off. Anne must learn to apologize for what she did even though Mrs. Lynde wasn't right.
08 "Anne's Impressions of Sunday School" "An ・ Nichiyou Gakkou he Iku"
February 25, 1979 Anne is disappointed that her new Sunday clothes (made by Marilla) are so plain, so along the way to church she dresses up her hat with wildflowers. Afterward she talks about what she thinks of Sunday School.
09 A Solemn Vow "Ogosokana Chikai"
March 4, 1979 Anne and Diana meet and vow to be good best friends.
10 "Anne Plays with a Best Friend" "An ・ Kokoro no Tomoto Asobu"
March 11, 1979 Anne and Diana plays together.
11 "Anne Loses the Amethyst Brooch" "Marira ・ Buroochi wo Nakusu" (マリラ・ブローチをなくす) March 18, 1979 Marilla's brooch that Anne was admiring goes missing, and Anne, who denies having anything to do with it, is grounded until she confesses.
12 "Anne's Confession" "An ・ Kokuhakusuru"
March 25, 1979 Anne confesses to losing the brooch, but then Marilla finds that she herself had misplaced it and Anne wasn't at fault at all.
13 "Anne Goes to School" "An Gakkou e iku"
April 1, 1979 Anne has her first day of school, and while she dislikes the teacher, has fun.
14 "A Tempest in Class" "Kyoushitsu Soudou"
April 8, 1979 The flirtatious and bold prankster Gilbert Blythe returns to town. But he goes too far when he jokingly calls Anne "Carrots", and she responds by breaking her slate over his head. When Mr. Phillips makes the two sit together, Anne quits school.
15 "Fall is Coming" "Aki no Otozure"
April 15, 1979 Marilla teaches Anne how to make a cake, and Anne has a run-in with Gilbert Blythe.
16 "Diana is Invited to Tea" "Daiana wo ocha ni maneku"
April 22, 1979 Anne and Diana have a tea party, but Diana starts acting strangely after drinking a few glasses of raspberry cordial.
17 "Anne Returns to School" "An Gakkou e modoru"
May 6, 1979 After Diana is forbidden from playing with Anne, Anne decides to return to school.
18 "Anne Rescues Minnie May" "An Minii Mei wo sukuu"
May 13, 1979 Minnie May Barry falls seriously ill while she and Diana are being babysat, and Anne is the only one who may know what to do.
19 "Diana's Birthday" "Daiana no Tanjoubi"
May 20, 1979 Anne has been invited to go to concert and sleepover for Diana's birthday. But things go wrong for Diana when the girls get too boisterous during the sleepover.
20 "Spring Once Again" "Futatabi Haru ga kite"
May 27, 1979 Anne enjoys the spring atmosphere and takes over the chores when Marilla gets a headache.
21 "The New Minister's wife" "Atarashii Bokushi Fusai"
June 3, 1979 Mr. Phillips leaves the school, and Anne meets the new minister and his wife.
22 "The Wrong Ingredient" "Kouryou chigai"
June 10, 1979 Anne catches a cold, and because she loses her sense of taste, mistakenly uses the wrong ingredient in a cake for Mrs. Allan.
23 "Anne is Invited to Tea" "An Ocha ni Yobareru"
June 17, 1979 Anne is invited to tea with the new minister and his wife.
24 "An Affair of Honour" "Menboku wo kaketa Daijiken"
June 24, 1979 The "dare game" has taken on popularity with the girls of Avonlea, but to protect her pride from Josie Pye, Anne takes on an extremely dangerous dare: Walk the ridgepole of the Barry's house.
25 A Letter to Diana "Daiana e no Tegami"
July 1, 1979 When Diana takes ill in another town, Anne thinks back and realizes she hasn't been as good a friend as she should have.
26 "The Concert Plan" "Konsaato no Keikaku"
July 8, 1979 Anne returns to school. The new teacher is wonderful and fair, and the teacher plans to have a concert to raise money to have a school flag made.
27 "Matthew and the Clothes Shop" "Mashuu to fukuranda Neko"
July 15, 1979 Matthew, unlike Marilla, sees no problem with Anne having a nice dress with puffed sleeves like the other girls. He sets out to get one for her for Christmas, but his well-intentioned plan goes awry when the clerk at the store is female.
28 "The Christmas Concert" "Kurisumasu no Konsaato"
July 22, 1979 Anne receives her Christmas presents, and the eve of the concert arrives.
29 "Anne Starts the Story-telling Club" "An Monogatari-Kurabu wo tsukuru"
July 29, 1979 Anne finds it hard to settle back into mundane life after the concert, so she starts a creative writing club.
30 "Vanity and Vexation of Spirit" "Kyoei to Shintsuu"
August 5, 1979 Anne buys black hair dye from a peddler, but she doesn't get the raven black hair she'd hoped for.
31 "An Unfortunate Lily Maid" "Fuun na Shirayurihime"
August 12, 1979 Anne and her friends act out the Lady of Shalott, but Anne soon finds herself in trouble. After her friends run to get Diana's parents, who will come to her rescue?
32 "An Epoch in Anne's Life" "Shoogai no Ichidaiji"
August 19, 1979 Anne and Diana are invited to Charlottetown by Aunt Josephine. She realizes that while city life and fancy things are a lot of fun once in a while, she prefers her country life and leaving things to the imagination.
33 "An Invitation to Queen's Class" "Kuiin-Gumi no Yobikake"
August 26, 1979
34 "Diana and the Students at Queens" "Daiana to Kuiin-Gumi no Nakama"
September 9, 1979
35 "Longing for the Summer Holidays" "Natsuyasumi mae no Omowaku"
September 16, 1979
36 "The Future of the Story Club" "Monogatari-Kurabu no Yukue"
September 23, 1979
37 "A 15-Year-Old's Spring" "15sai no Haru"
September 30, 1979
38 "My Number is 13" "Jukenbangou wa 13ban"
October 7, 1979
39 "The Results" "Goukakuhappyou"
October 14, 1979
40 "The Concert Hotel" "Hoteru no Konsaato"
October 21, 1979
41 "Off to Queen's College" "KuiinGakuin eno Tabidachi"
October 28, 1979
42 "Life on a New Campus" "Atarashii Gakuenseikatsu"
November 4, 1979
43 "Home for the Weekends" "Shuumatsu no Kyuuka"
November 11, 1979
44 "The Winter at Queen's" "KuiinGakuin no Fuyu"
November 18, 1979
45 "The Glory and the Dream" "Eikou to Yume"
November 25, 1979
46 "Matthew's Love" "Mashuu no Ai"
December 2, 1979
47 "The Reaper Whose Name is Death" "Shi to yobareru Kariirebito"
December 9, 1979
48 "Matthew's Farewell" "Mashuu Wagaya wo saru"
December 16, 1979
49 "The Bend in the Road" "Magarikado"
December 23, 1979
50 "God's in Heaven, All is Well on Earth" "Kami wa Ten ni imashi, Subete Yo wa Koto mo nashi"
(神は天にいまし すべて世は事もなし)
December 30, 1979