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Selena Linville returns. She talks to John-Boy about the rebellion in Spain.
Did You Know?
The character Col. Seth Linville, played by Eduard Franz
, originally appeared in season 3, episode 3, "The Thoroughbred", played then by Frank Janson
. Franz was also previously seen as Cody Nelson in season 1, episode 18, "The Courtship". See more
[narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal
Though the early years of the Depression were difficult on Waltons Mountain, we still felt a sense of security in our isolation from a troubled world. The building turmoil of the times, it seemed, lay beyond the mountains and across a distant ocean. Then, in 1936, we became aware of Hitler in Germany and Mussolini in Italy. A war was being fought in Spain. Historic events; yet all of them were overshadowed by my acquisition of ...