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A Social History of the 1972-1983 Television Series James H. Wittebols. It's a Man's War— Year 1, 1972-73 Larry Gelbart wrote the pilot M*A*S*H episode in about two days in November ... already treading adulterous territory, and the network said one such couple was enough.2 Reflecting Gelbart's caution, the episodes from the first year are mostly conventional and relatively lighthearted. From the pilot episode, it is quite clear that hijinks are to be part of the not-very- military 4077.