Recently widowed mother, Shirley Partridge whose struggling to raise her five children whose playing in a band and, Shirley works a bank teller. Older brother and sister Keith (Lead vocals and guitar) and Laurie (Keyboards). Younger brothers and sister Danny (Bass guitar), Chris (Drums) and, Tracy (Tamborine and percussion) are playing in a band called "The Partridge Family". Ruben Kincaid, a kid hater was signed as their manager. Finally, the kids asked their mother to join the band. Reluctantly, she agreed but, for a single condition: if she faints the kids have to assist her. Written by
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As the Partridge Family bus travels along Hollywood Boulevard, Danny points out Grauman's Chinese Theatre, and he and the other kids rush to the driver's-side windows to look. Outside the windows behind Danny, Chris, Tracy and Keith, the street scene is moving backwards, making the bus appear to be backing up instead of moving forward. See more
Shirley Renfrew Partridge
I keep seeing the headline in "Variety" - "Partridges Lay an Egg."
Written by Shorty Rogers
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