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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 9 The Illusion

First Aired: November 16, 1978

A college-educated black woman returns home embittered by her lack of success. Michael Learned, Ralph Waite. Verdie: Lynn Hamilton. Josh: Todd Bridges. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. J.D. Pickett: Lewis Arquette. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Ben: Eric Scott. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Ike: Joe Conley.

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Season 7, Episode 10

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