Down to Earth (1984–1987)

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After being struck down by a trolley (golly) in 1925, Ethel MacDoogan, a flapper, waits in heaven for a chance to help a family and earn her wings. That chance arrives in the form of the ... See full summary »

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 Ethel MacDoogan (38 episodes, 1984-1986)
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 Lissy Preston / ... (29 episodes, 1984-1986)
Randy Josselyn ...
 Jay Jay Preston (29 episodes, 1984-1986)
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 Duane Preston (28 episodes, 1984-1986)
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 Richard Preston (16 episodes, 1984-1986)
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 Candy Carlysle (13 episodes, 1984-1986)
Stephen Johnson ...
 Richard Preston (13 episodes, 1984)
Lester Fletcher ...
 Mr. Divine (13 episodes, 1984)
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 Lester Luster (8 episodes, 1984-1985)
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After being struck down by a trolley (golly) in 1925, Ethel MacDoogan, a flapper, waits in heaven for a chance to help a family and earn her wings. That chance arrives in the form of the Preston family. Written by Jason A. Cormier <wildrose@mindspring.com>

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When Stephen Johnson portrayed Richard Preston, the character owned a real estate office; when Dick Sargent took over the role, the character's occupation was changed to a licensing agent for inventors. See more »

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Ethel MacDoogan: Oh, I have never been so insulted in my whole life... or death.
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at last!!!!!!!!!!!

I cannot believe it. I thought that I was going crazy. No one that I've spoken to remembers this show. I loved it. My favorite part of this show was the song. I don't remember much about it except that it mentioned Rudolph Valentino, she was struck by a trolly, golly and that now she is an 80's lady. I was beginning to loose hope that i would ever find out about this show. I know it has been many many many years since i last saw it but i know that i would love to see re-runs of this show any time. Seems to me that even as cheesy as it was, it was a real family show. and you know you don't see many of those anymore. Doesn't anyone enjoy wholesome shows anymore??????


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