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 18 The Festival

First Aired: January 26, 1978

Prejudice bars a black trumpeter from playing at the annual spring festival. Jason: Jon Walmsley. John: Ralph Waite. Josh: James Bond III. Verdie: Lynn Hamilton. Harley: Hal Williams. Jodie: T.K. Carter. Aimee: Rachel Longaker. Simmons: Steve Shaw. Mrs. Wilkens: Kathleen O'Malley. Olivia: Michael Learned. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Erin: Mary Elizabeth McDonough.

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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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