When Mr. Edwards severely injures his legs saving Alicia from a potentially deadly accident, he becomes very morose about his condition. Grace calls in Charles and Laura to help her husband snap out of his deep depression. However, it is a task that is easier said than done because Mr. Edwards is determined to kill himself. Written by
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Victor French left Little House between 1977 and 79. He starred as a small town cop in the Tv show Carter Country. After the series ended, he returned to little house on the prairie, French was surprised when Michael Landon agreed to his returning as Edwards. This is his first episode as Edwards, episode 8 of Season 6, then in Episode 8 of Season 8, taking up the role again full-time in episode 19 of Season 8. See more
While the electric chair was introduced in New York in 1890, information given in previous episodes shows that this takes place in at least 1891. In season 5's There's No Place Like Home: Part 2, Lars Hanson told Doc Baker he had settled there and founded Walnut Grove 50 years ago. A sign shown at the end says Lars founded the town in 1840, which would put The Return of Mr. Edwards in 1891 or later. See more
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