Walnut Groves' Founder's Day festivities promise fun and friendly competition for all except aging logger and "Bull of the Woods" Jim Tyler, who secretly fears losing the log chopping contest, and with it his self respect, to a younger, stronger Charles Ingalls. Written by
Did You Know?
In future episodes, Mrs. Olsen cannot cook. See more
Although the show is definitely dated in the 1870s, the march that the band plays throughout this episode, the 'Washington Post March' by John Philip Sousa
, was not written until 1889. See more
We're gonna win the three legged race!
Mrs. Ingalls can't... can she?
I don't see why not.
That's not fair! Mrs. Ingalls is a grown up!
If she can race, you can. And you can win!
I know... Well, no. I don't think it's proper!
Harriet, don't you want the children to be proud of you?