TV Series | TV-G | | Drama, Family, Romance
The life and trials of a 1930s and 1940s Virginia mountain family through financial depression and World War II.
When John Ritter left after the 1975-1976 season, his absence was explained by having his character, Reverend Fordwick, joining the army during World War II, after Pearl Harbor was attacked by Japanese airplanes on Sunday, December 7th, 1941.
I hate this draft job, Liv. I can't stand playing God to my neighbors' sons!
Olivia and John have light-blue eyes, as do Olivia's aunt and uncle and both of John's parents; but three of their children have dark-brown eyes. This is genetically possible, and excusable for artistic license, but it's almost unheard-of in the human population.