After he sees a friend stealing chickens, John-Boy must decide whether to tell the sheriff.
An old beau of Olivia's, planning to run for office, comes to be a judge at the county fair.
An orphan boy's boasts of an upcoming minor-league tryout are thrilling the family except for John-Boy, who is feeling skeptical and left out.
Erin becomes attached to an orphaned fawn, despite the family's insistence that the wild animal must go.
Thanksgiving time on Walton's Mountain means a turkey shoot, a school play about early settlers, and the big meal.
A substitute teacher is disrupting the children's lives with her curt attitude and domineering manner.
A bequest to Grandma sets the family dreaming of a hundred ways to spend the much-needed money.
Olivia's birthday celebration is disrupted when a mail pilot is forced to make a landing in the Waltons meadow.
John-Boy's crush on his teacher is laced with envy when he learns she is being courted by the preacher.
Old and young face adjustments in this story about Grandma's increasing infirmities, and Mary Ellen's attempts to leave childhood behind.
A series of obstacles is keeping John and Olivia from going on their first honeymoon.
When John is offered $25,000 for Waltons Mountain, he must decide whether his children would benefit more from the money, or their birthright.
The children must learn to accept death when their friend is discovered to have leukemia.
The family adjusts to Olivia's pregnancy, made bittersweet by the untimeliness of another mouth to feed during the lean Depression years.
A bitter orphan has a profound effect upon a couple who cannot have children.
A boy's dead mother seems determined to communicate with her son through the Walton Ouija board.
John-Boy's graduation gift, a suit, was bought with money that is now needed to replace the family's dying cow.
A book peddler uses the Waltons deposit money to buy a present for his little girl.
Desperate for a car to get him to college, John-Boy is doing repair work for a neighbor in exchange for an old roadster.
Grandpa helps his aged sister-in-law fight Government eviction from her land.
It's John-Boy's first day at college, and everything goes wrong.
John-Boy pits the family mule against a chum's Thoroughbred in a cross-country race.