Ricky promises to come through with a date for Derek to take to a big dance, but when the "available" girls are suddenly "unavailable," Ricky's forced into taking drastic action to make good on his word - by posing as the girl of Derek's dreams.
After not finding a date for Derek to take to the big dance, Ricky poses as the girl of Derek's dreams.
Aging circus daredevil Gambini the Great has a hypnotic effect on the children of Walnut Grove, especially Albert and Willie. A tragedy during one of Gambini's stunts will provide a chilling lesson in hero worship.
When Cindy is introduced to the book The Fastidious Wife, she follows its instruction exactly and almost goes into premature labor due to exhaustion.
A Jewish recruit in Jason's company tells how his grandfather was arrested and murdered by German soldiers in Warsaw.
Encouraged with his dreams of flying, Jim-Bob finds himself in love with a young married woman whose husband is overseas as a pilot in the air corps.
Erin and Mary Ellen enter a "Run and Ride" race, challenging a traditionally all-male domain.
Home on leave from his ship in the South Pacific, Ashley Longworth, Jr. asks Erin to marry him immediately. Erin is thrilled, but begins to have doubts when Ashley tells her he has vowed never to enter a church again.
While the Waltons wait for news about John-Boy, who is missing in action in Europe, Olivia does volunteer work for the Red Cross. A young GI's wife is raped, and Olivia tries to comfort her.
John and Olivia must make a decision about publishing a manuscript John-Boy wrote while overseas. Jeffrey becomes very attached to the dog, Reckless, which is suffering from old age.
Home on leave from his ship, Ashley Longworth, Jr. asks Erin to marry him. Erin is thrilled, but begins to doubt when Ashley tells her he has vowed never to enter a church again.
Download the TV Guide app for iPhone, iPad and Android!