Season 2, Episode 19 The Gift

First Aired: January 24, 1974

The children must learn to accept death when their friend is discovered to have leukemia. Seth: Ron Howard. Jason: Jon Walmsley. John-Boy: Richard Thomas. John: Ralph Waite. Grandpa: Will Geer. Wilma: Pat Quinn. Olivia: Michael Learned.

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  • Premiered: September 14, 1972
  • Rating: None
  • 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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