John-Boy goes on his first turkey hunt with his father and two of his friends.
Did You Know?
Ike Godsey is shown reading an April 1938 issue of Liberty magazine, an issue that contained articles by H.G. Wells and Clark Gable. The date is five years out of sync with the storyline, established in recent episodes as being the spring of 1933. See more
When Elizabeth is in bed in John-Boy's room, she tells him to carry on writing. The actress playing Elizabeth starts to say: 'Richard' and corrects herself to say: 'John-Boy'. Richard Thomas is the real name of the actor who plays John-Boy. See more
A mountain has no need for people, but people do need mountains. We go to them for their beauty, for the exhilaration of standing closer to mysterious skies, for the feeling of triumph that comes from having labored to reach a summit. And I remember a day in the 1930's when I went to Waltons Mountain in search of manhood.
Written by Stephen Foster
Performed on the harmonica by Jon Walmsley See more