A Rare Pearl is the 17th episode in the first season of The Jackson 5 cartoon, Jackson 5ive. It was originally aired on January 15, 1972. The Jacksons swear off girls after a series of romantic mishaps, but immediately fall in love with an attractive female flight attendant named Jacqueline Pearl on their next tour flight. Jacqueline shuns all interest in the brothers and recruits her muscular football player older brother to give the Jacksons the scare of their lives when they pursue her at home. The songs played in this episode are Never Can Say Goodbye and Mama's Pearl.