The Magic of a Mrs. Roper Pub Crawl

A curly red wig, a caftan, and some chunky accessories are all one needs to conjure the surprisingly beloved Helen Roper.

Chris Owens
Human Parts
Published in
5 min readNov 20, 2023

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Last Saturday I participated in the inaugural Mrs. Roper Caftan Crawl in Dayton, Ohio. It was magical fun, for reasons that defy logic. After all Mrs. Roper, a minor character on a 70s sitcom, should have become a footnote in television sitcom history by now.

Mrs. Helen Roper (portrayed by Audra Lindley), the sex-starved and often randy wife of…

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Chris Owens
Human Parts

Chris is a signed language interpreter, product manager, musician, and writer living in Columbus, Ohio with his partner Dan and their collie, Cooper.