Mon Aug 3 5:00pm
Founder's Day(Season 7, Episode 24) HALMRK

The Baldwins organize a founder's day celebration. Miss Mamie: Helen Kleeb. Miss Emily: Mary Jackson. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Prof. Bowen: Dean Jagger. John: Ralph Waite. Cindy: Leslie Winston. Ben: Eric Scott.

Mon Aug 3 6:00pm
Home Front(Season 8, Episode 1) HALMRK

Members of the family become involved in the war effort. First of two parts. Ralph Waite, Michael Learned, Mary Beth McDonough. Mrs. Satterfield: Eunice Christopher. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. J.D. Pickett: Lewis Arquette. Ben: Eric Scott.

Mon Aug 3 7:00pm
Home Front(Season 8, Episode 2) HALMRK

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.

Mon Aug 3 8:00pm
The Kinfolk(Season 8, Episode 3) HALMRK

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…)

Tue Aug 4 5:00pm
The Diploma(Season 8, Episode 4) HALMRK

Lt. Eller requires John to produce his diploma or lose his Army contract; and Mary Ellen takes her nursing skills to the backwoods. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Ronie: Janette Lane Bradbury. Olivia: Michael Learned. Sweet Billy: Les Lannom. Ike: Joe Con (more…)

Tue Aug 4 6:00pm
The Innocents(Season 8, Episode 5) HALMRK

Olivia opens a day-care center; and Ike takes dance lessons to surprise Corabeth on their anniversary. J.D.: Lewis Arquette. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. John: Ralph Waite. Cindy: Leslie Winston. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Rose: Peggy Rea. Ben: Er (more…)

Tue Aug 4 7:00pm
The Starlet(Season 8, Episode 6) HALMRK

Erin has visions of fame and fortune when a film crew casts her in a movie. J.D.: Lewis Arquette. John: Ralph Waite. Barry: Henry Darrow. Olivia: Michael Learned. Baker: Charles Hallahan. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Emily: Mary Jackson. Mamie: Helen Kl (more…)

Tue Aug 4 8:00pm
The Journal(Season 8, Episode 7) HALMRK

Olivia and John (Ralph Waite) learn that John-Boy is missing in action. Henshaw: Richard Venture. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Mrs. Denman: Diana Douglas. Ben: Eric Scott. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Ike: Joe Conley. Corabeth: Ronn (more…)

Wed Aug 5 5:00pm
The Lost Sheep(Season 8, Episode 8) HALMRK

Erin has second thoughts about her hasty marriage to Ashley when he claims to be an atheist. Erin: Mary Beth McDonough. John: Ralph Waite. Olivia: Michael Learned. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Serena: Martha Nix. Rose: Peggy Rea. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Ben: Eric (more…)

Wed Aug 5 6:00pm
The Violated(Season 8, Episode 9) HALMRK

Olivia and Mary Ellen (Judy Norton-Taylor) comfort a rape victim who is too ashamed to answer her soldier-husband's letters. Darcy: Antoinette Stella. John: Ralph Waite. Son Slater: Jordan Clarke. Erin: Mary Beth McDonough. Frank: Kelly Ward. Ben: Eric Sco (more…)

Wed Aug 5 7:00pm
The Waiting(Season 8, Episode 10) HALMRK

A mixed blessing for Thanksgiving: John-Boy may be safe, but he lies comatose in a hospital. Olivia: Michael Learned. Sam: Morgan Stevens. Mrs. Denman: Diana Douglas. John: Ralph Waite. Nurse Corrigan: K Callan. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper.

Wed Aug 5 8:00pm
The Silver Wings(Season 8, Episode 11) HALMRK

Jim-Bob experiences unrequited love when he falls for the wife of an Air Corps pilot. Betsy: Patsy Rahn. John: Ralph Waite. Buddy: L. Odell Burton. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler.

Thu Aug 6 5:00pm
The Wager(Season 8, Episode 12) HALMRK

The ridicule of several men only spurs on Mary Ellen and Erin (Mary Beth McDonough) after they enter a horse race. Jeb: Jonathan Banks. John: Ralph Waite. Sam: Mitch Carter. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. J.D. Pickett: Lewis Arquette. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Ik (more…)

Thu Aug 6 6:00pm
The Spirit(Season 8, Episode 13) HALMRK

Jeffrey befriends a young man who hides in the woods and sneaks into town only to snatch necessities. Jeffrey: Keith Mitchell. John: Ralph Waite. Rose: Peggy Rea. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. Ike: Joe Conl (more…)

Thu Aug 6 7:00pm
The Fastidious Wife(Season 8, Episode 14) HALMRK

Inspired by a book on marriage, a pregnant Cindy exhausts herself by catering to Ben. Sue Ann: Denise Latella. Ned: Zack Lewis. Ben: Eric Scott. Dr. Lewis: Fred Downs. John: Ralph Waite. Jeffrey: Keith Mitchell. Serena: Martha Nix. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton- (more…)

Thu Aug 6 8:00pm
The Unthinkable(Season 8, Episode 15) HALMRK

Jason brings home a Jewish friend whose Polish grandfather has just died---in an extermination camp.

Fri Aug 7 5:00pm
The Idol(Season 8, Episode 16) HALMRK

Corabeth is outraged when a new teacher plans a sex-education class; Cindy gives birth to another Walton grandchild. Teacher: Susan Krebs. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. John: Ralph Waite. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Ike: Joe Conley. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper (more…)

Fri Aug 7 6:00pm
The Prodigals(Season 8, Episode 17) HALMRK

Jeffrey lets Josh shoulder the blame for a petty theft; Ben yearns to join the armed forces. James Bond III, Ralph Waite, Joe Conley, Robert Wightman, Peggy Rea.

Fri Aug 7 7:00pm
The Remembrance(Season 8, Episode 18) HALMRK

The family enjoys a visit from Grandpa's cousin; and Jason tries to break the ice with an officious female sergeant. Zadok: Woodrow Chambliss. John: Ralph Waite. Tony: Lisa Harrison. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Kane: Michael Asare. Erin: Mary Beth McDonough. T (more…)

Mon Aug 10 5:00pm
The Inspiration(Season 8, Episode 19) HALMRK

Miss Mamie refuses to undergo cataract surgery because her father died on the operating table. Miss Emily: Mary Jackson. Steve: Philip Linton. Grandma: Ellen Corby. Drew: Tony Becker. John: Ralph Waite. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Elizabeth: Kami Cotle (more…)

Mon Aug 10 6:00pm
The Last Straw(Season 8, Episode 20) HALMRK

Pressured by overdue orders and equipment failures, John announces his retirement. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Mary Ellen: Judy Norton-Taylor. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Cindy: Leslie Winston. Ike: Joe Conley.

Mon Aug 10 7:00pm
The Traveling Man(Season 8, Episode 21) HALMRK

Rose's former suitor comes to Waltons Mountain to settle down---with her. Rose: Peggy Rea. John: Ralph Waite. Jim-Bob: David W. Harper. Ben: Eric Scott. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Ike: Joe Conley. Corabeth: Ronnie Claire Edwards. Jeffrey: Keith Mitchell.

Mon Aug 10 8:00pm
The Furlough(Season 8, Episode 22) HALMRK

John-Boy is home on furlough, but is haunted by a memory lapse about his air crash.

Tue Aug 11 5:00pm
The Medal(Season 8, Episode 23) HALMRK

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: Jo (more…)

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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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