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A popular, long-running drama about a close-knit family in rural, Depression-era Virginia, based on the experiences of series creator and narrator Earl Hamner Jr. Sentimental and often moving, the Emmy-winning series told stories of family trials, triumphs (more…)

Premiered: September 14, 1972

Rating: TV-G

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Season 1, Episode 11 The Literary Man

First Aired: November 30, 1972

John-Boy's hopes for a literary career get a boost from a world-traveling author. John-Boy: Richard Thomas. John: Ralph Waite. Olivia: Michael Learned. Grandma: Ellen Corby.

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Season 1, Episode 10

November 16, 1972

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Season 1, Episode 12

December 7, 1972