Season 6, Episode 4 To Father a Child

First Aired: October 1, 1974

A political candidate (Ron Ely) suffers mysterious lapses into irrationality. Welby: Robert Young. Ann Brecht: Diane Baker. Dr. Jenner: Paul Lambert. Dr. Bronson: S. John Launer. Barnes: Scott Douglas.

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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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