Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series 1969–1976) Poster

(1969–1976)

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1972

1 Feb. 1972
I'm Really Trying
As a child an army officer transmitted a virus to his younger brother that left him mentally handicapped and led to his death. Now he refuses to accept that his oldest son may have minimal brain damage in case it turns out to be his fault.
 
8 Feb. 1972
Is It So Soon That I Am Done for - I Wonder What I Was Begun For?
After the death of their baby from SIDS, a young couple agree to take in a four year-old as a foster child but it soon becomes apparent that the mother is not ready to move on from her baby's death.
 
7 Mar. 1972
A Taste of Salt
A middle-aged Couple must learn to deal with the fact that their new-born son has cystic fibrosis.
 
26 Sep. 1972
We'll Walk Out of Here Together
A young college student who has become a paraplegic from spinal meningitis alternates between confidence and despair until she falls in love with a fellow rehab patient who used to be a truck driver in Colorado.
 
10 Oct. 1972
House of Mirrors
Ever since a car accident killed his wife and crippled his son, Dr. Val Peterson's life has centered on his work and surgeries to get his son walking again. His engagement to Marilyn Hoffman is not for love and the question becomes why.
 
17 Oct. 1972
He Could Sell Iceboxes to Eskimos
Marcus takes on the case of a real estate salesman who has a stroke on an airplane just before it lands in Southern California. Feeling the man needs family support in addition to the care and therapy he's getting in the hospital, Marcus tries to get his estranged wife and daughter to visit him.
 
31 Oct. 1972
Don and Denise
A young artist develops multiple sclerosis and she and her musician husband must learn to deal with the strains her disease puts on their marriage.
 
14 Nov. 1972
Please Don't Send Flowers
A young housewife and mother of two falls into a deep depression after learning she has uterine cancer.
 
21 Nov. 1972
With a Shout, Not a Whimper
Dr. Justin Garvey has been appointed Chief of Surgery at Lang Memorial partially on Welby's recommendation but he refuses to acknowledge his increasing infirmities which would probably lead to his retirement.
 
28 Nov. 1972
Jason Be Nimble, Jason Be Quick
A young boy's battle with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis is complicated by his estranged parents constantly arguing over the best way to deal with the illness.
 
5 Dec. 1972
Unto the Next Generation
After their infant son dies of Tay Sachs disease a young couple are in conflict over having another child.
 
12 Dec. 1972
Heartbeat for Yesterday
Welby accompanies a flying physician to a reserve 200 miles east of LA when a young man slips into a diabetic coma. Bad weather forces the plane to make a crash landing on the way home and the group waits for rescue without radio contact.
 

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