First Appearance: September 7, 1972
Last Appearance: March 22, 1978
Portrayers: *, September 7, 1972 - January 19, 1973.
*, August 23, 1976.
Patricia Estrin, June 24, 1977 - March 22, 1978.
Arrival: Introduced as John Randolph's receptionist.
Departure: Left when John Randolph (RIP) couldn't return her affections.
Introduction Scenes: (*, 1976) To Jeff Stone (RIP), "Hi, Jeff."
(Patricia Estrin) To Michael Randolph in the law office, "Oh, Mike, hello."
Exit Scene: To Marianne Randolph before rushing out of the Randolph office, "Okay...thanks. Bye."
Last Known Whereabouts: Baltimore, Maryland.
Relatives: Greg Barnard (RIP), brother.
Dates: Evan Webster (RIP) (1977).
Flirtations: John Randolph (RIP) (1977).
Former Occupations: John Randolph's receptionist.
Note: Joan was referred to from 1972-1977,
(as "Joan," the law office's invisible secretary) before being
introduced full-time on camera. The earliest known reference was on February 17, 1972.
Her one-time appearances in 1972 and 1976 may not be her only appearances before 1977.