Father Murphy 1981 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 1, Episode 7 By the Bear That Bit Me

First Aired: December 8, 1981

Conclusion. Murphy and Eli (Merlin Olsen, Jack Elam) devise a plan to free the boys from the workhouse. Will: Timothy Gibbs. Dru: Shannen Doherty. Ephram: Scott Mellini.

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  • Premiered: November 3, 1981
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Michael Landon created this warm family drama about an 1870s frontiersman who poses as a priest to care for a group of orphans whose parents were killed when their mining town was destroyed. To keep the children from ending up in a workhouse, `Father' Murp… (more)

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