Apr 29, 2014 7:00 AM EDT
There won't be any loose ends or jangled nerves at the close of May 13's finale, which honors the late actor Ralph Waite and sends his character, Jack… Read more
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…)
Premiered: September 14, 1972
John-Boy goes to New York to pursue his writing career, and the Baldwin sisters plan a fancy dress ball -- but both plans go awry.
Mary Ellen interferes in the mountain tradition of promising young girls in marriage, and the groom retaliates by kidnapping Elizabeth. The Baldwins welcome their eccentric cousin Octavia.
Erin falls in love with a young lumberjack with a mysterious past. Ike and Jim-Bob hunt for uranium on Walton's Mountain.
Rose's wedding is nearly canceled when she discovers that she has a heart condition. Cindy takes a job and finds that she's happier at home.
Conclusion. John sits on the draft board; Jason is a corporal at a nearby Army camp; and Erin (Mary Beth McDonough) works at the metals factory. Michael Learned. Satterfield: George Ralph DiCenzo. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper.
Olivia's Aunt Rose arrives from Baltimore with her two unruly grandchildren. Serena: Martha Nix. Jeffrey: Keith Mitchell. Olivia: Michael Learned. John: Ralph Waite. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Erin: Mary Beth McDonough. Ike: Joe Conley. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper (more…)