When Erin gets involved with a documentary film being made at the Pickett Defense Plant, she is led to believe that can become a star in Hollywood
02:12 — While Corabeth is out of town, her sister comes to visit Ike. Elizabeth, feeling left out of the lives of her family, decides to run away from home.
12:25 — Jim Bob befriends a boy who claims to be joining the Air Corps. Elizabeth adopts Maud as a grandmother, and Myrtle the goat has a baby.
Stanley Perkins returns to Rose, but he's not well. A new singer at the Dew Drop pays too much attention to Toni.
John-Boy faces a tough decision when he discovers a friend stealing chickens from a farmer who is shot by a thief the following night.
18:37 — Unable to pull the trigger to shoot a turkey on his first hunting trip, John-Boy proves his courage by saving his father's life.
Corabeth files for divorce over some old love letters. Drew wants a night with Elizabeth.
12:17 — Mr. Stanley Perkins, a traveling salesman, arrives on Walton's Mountain to rekindle an old romance with Aunt Rose.
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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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