Fearing a swindle, angry Walnut Grove farmers vent their frustration on the anxious, pregnant wife of the man who promised them a good deal on hybrid corn and then doesn't show up with the grain as agreed, unaware that an accident has overturned his fully-loaded wagon and left him lying seriously injured down a steep slope, just out of sight of the road. Written by
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Ted Gehring, who played the farmer Ed Stacy, would later come back to play the town banker, Mr. Sprague. See more
Listen, when you get scared, you strike out against your best friend. You call him a thief. You picked on a pregnant woman. And you make her sick so she almost loses her ba-by! Well, tell me what kind of a man does that? No man. Cowards. Cowards without a backbone! You don't deserve good luck!