Mary Ellen packs to go to Hawaii to join Curtis at Pearl Harbor. However, news spreads of the Japanese attack, and the United States is involved in WWII. Mary Ellen receives bad news about Curtis.
Did You Know?
Thie date of release, of this episode, Thursday, December 7th, 1978, was 37 years after the Pearl Harbor attack occurred, on Sunday, December 7th, 1941. See more
[narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal
Time's inexorable march brought constant changes and challenges to the people on Waltons Mountain. Happily for us, the closeness of our family seemed always to temper life's harsher moments. However, a crisp, cold Sunday morning in December of 1941 was to bring an event that would sorely test our family and the entire nation.
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Traditional Olde English Carol
Sung by Ralph Waite
and Michael Learned See more