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 6, Episode 12 Child of Silence

First Aired: December 3, 1974

An overprotective mother (Lois Nettleton) refuses to let her deaf child have an operation that might restore her hearing. Cara: Dawn Lyn. Welby: Robert Young. Mrs. Davis: Ruth McDevitt. Dr. Jones: Tom Troupe.

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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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