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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 7, Episode 12 The Yearning

First Aired: December 14, 1978

Elizabeth experiences her first crush---on the local minister. Ralph Waite, Michael Learned. Erin: Mary Elizabeth McDonough. Miss Emily: Mary Jackson. Miss Mamie: Helen Kleeb. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Ben: Eric Scott. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor.

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