Season 1, Episode 1 The Foundling

First Aired: September 14, 1972

A moving story about John-Boy's efforts to communicate with a deaf girl. Holly: Erica Hunton. John-Boy: Richard Thomas. Mother: Charlotte Stewart. Father: Richard Kelton.

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  • Premiered: September 14, 1972
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  • Premise: 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)

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