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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 6 The Star

First Aired: October 19, 1972

How a shooting star touched the Waltons' lives. Will Geer. Ben: Eric Scott. John-Boy: Richard Thomas. John: Ralph Waite. Olivia: Michael Learned. Grandma: Ellen Corby. Mamie: Helen Kleeb.

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Season 1, Episode 5

October 12, 1972

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Season 1, Episode 7

October 26, 1972