The Waltons

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • None

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 and values with great simplicity and honesty. Its genesis was a superb 1971 teleplay, 'The Homecom (more…)

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Season 6, Episode 6 The Volunteer

First Aired: October 27, 1977

Erin's suitor joins the Army after his marriage proposal is declined. Erin: Mary Elizabeth McDonough. G.W. Haines: David Doremus. Maude Gormley: Merie Earle. Abel Bingley: David Clarke. Judy: Wendy Rastatter. Ernie: Channing Clarkson. Olivia: Michael Learned. John: Ralph Waite. Grandpa: Will Geer. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor.

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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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