Season 9, Episode 12 The Hot Rod

First Aired: February 19, 1981

Jim-Bob returns from the service with expectations of a leisurely life; Mamie and Emily stumble onto the room where their grandfather brewed his "recipe." Ben: Eric Scott. Jody: Charles R. Penland. Mamie: Helen Kleeb. Verdie: Lynn Hamilton. Deputy Hendrix: John Carter. Jason: Jon Walmsley.

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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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