The Waltons

  • 1972
  • TV Show
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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 8, Episode 23 The Medal

First Aired: February 28, 1980

Mary Ellen falls for a Mexican-American paratrooper whose arrival is marred by bigots. Eddie: Enrique Castillo. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Smitty: James Crittenden. John: Ralph Waite. Casey: Corbin Bernsen. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. Sheriff: John Crawford. Ike: Joe Conley.

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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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