Curtis and Ann are unhappy to learn that they are unable to have children of their own. However, an orphan boy visiting with the Waltons shows them that they can still have a family by adopting him.
Did You Know?
This is the second appearance of character Curtis Norton who was originally played by actor Ned Beatty
in episode 1.22, The Bicycle. See more
[narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal
The Depression years were hard ones for just about everybody in the country. Our family had little money and few luxuries but we did have food on the table and clean clothes to wear, even if they were mostly hand-me-downs, and a bountiful supply of love to sustain our household. Other families were not as fortunate as we were and I remember how my mother and father occasionally invited a child from the Jefferson County Orphanage...
Bye Bye Blackbird
Written by Mort Dixon
and Ray Henderson
Orchestra playing on the radio See more