Marcus Welby, M.D.

  • 1969
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Popular Emmy-winning drama about a sage general practitioner and his headstrong younger partner. In the 1970-71 season, this became the first ABC show to finish first in the Nielsen ratings. Welby was a compassionate traditionalist, and his colleague, Steven Kiley, a more progressive type who seemed to be cynical but really wasn't. Which is probably why (more…)

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Season 3, Episode 11 The Best Is Yet to Be

First Aired: November 16, 1971

Romance blossoms between two elderly residents of a plush retirement home. Welby: Robert Young. Otis Carstairs: Patric Knowles. Laura Benson: Ruth Hussey. Grace Ashley: Myra Fahey. Cameo appearances by Betty Bronson, Barbara Luddy, Louise Truax and Belle Mitchell.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Popular Emmy-winning drama about a sage general practitioner and his headstrong younger partner. In the 1970-71 season, this became the first ABC show to finish first in the Nielsen ratings. Welby was a compassionate traditionalist, and his colleague, Stev… (more)

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