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The Go-Getter 

John and Ben again come to blows about work at the mill. Ben quits and becomes a used-car salesperson. Does a good job - but with questionable sales tactics. Has to make the car sales right.

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Episode credited cast:
... John-Boy Walton
... John Walton, Sr.
... Olivia Walton (as Miss Michael Learned)
... Esther Walton (credit only)
... The Grandfather
... Mary Ellen Walton (as Judy Norton-Taylor)
... Jason Walton
... Erin Walton (as Mary Elizabeth McDonough)
... Ben Walton
... Jim-Bob Walton
... Elizabeth Walton
... Ike Godsey
... The Narrator (voice) (as Earl Hamner)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lew Brown ... Mr. Jarvis
... Sara Griffith
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John and Ben again come to blows about work at the mill. Ben quits and becomes a used-car salesperson. Does a good job - but with questionable sales tactics. Has to make the car sales right.

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Drama | Family | Romance

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10 March 1977 (USA)  »

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Narrator: [narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal] In the spring of 1938, I began to feel the burden of publishing The Blue Ridge Chronicle and finishing my novel. It would be the newspaper which would create a crisis affecting the entire family.
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