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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 8, Episode 17 The Prodigals

First Aired: January 17, 1980

Jeffrey lets Josh shoulder the blame for a petty theft; Ben yearns to join the armed forces. James Bond III, Ralph Waite, Joe Conley, Robert Wightman, Peggy Rea.

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January 10, 1980

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Season 8, Episode 18

January 24, 1980