TV Series | TV-14 | | Drama, Romance
The focus in on the upper class Hughes and Stewart families plus their tribulations in Midwest Oakdale. The Stewarts fade away eventually to be replaced by the rural Snyders and wealthy Lucinda Walsh with her many intrigues.
One of the first two half-hour soap operas in television. (The other being The Edge of Night (1956), which premiered the same day.)
Dr. Reid Oliver:
Dr. Reid Oliver: I wanna ship him COD to a leper colony. See how tired he is then.
On the episode that aired 1-4-05, Julia refers to Holden (Jon Hensley) as "Jon" in an emotional scene at the Lakeview Lounge while talking to Lisa.
A 1986 episode re-aired on CBS for Thanksgiving of 2001. Unfortunately, the original sponsor plugs were cut, as were the announcer's remarks during the closing credits.