TOP TV DADS
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Saturday June 16, 2012 INSP Program Lineup
(the Saturday before Father's Day!)
6- 7pm Little House on the Prairie
Episode: A Harvest of Friends-
The Ingalls family settles on the banks of Plum Creek in Walnut Grove. Once their house is built, Charles faces the difficulties of working multiple jobs in order to pay for his farming equipment and an accident may make that impossible.
7-8pm Little House on the Prairie
Episode: The Richest Man in Walnut Grove-
When Lars is unable to pay Charles two months' back pay, the Ingalles family is forced to work together and sacrifice to pay their bills. Mary sews to earn money, Caroline helps with the farm work, and Charles finds work digging a well.
8-9pm The Waltons
Episode: The Stray-
Mysterious events at the Walton farm lead to the discovery of a little orphan boy who attaches himself to John, who then takes the lead in finding a suitable home for his young friend.
9-10pm The Waltons
Episode: The Boy from the C.C.C.-
An injured runaway boy who is taken in by the Waltons unexpectedly betrays their trust, and John finds himself mentoring the boy in hopes of affecting his future. Meanwhile, a Elizabeth’s pet raccoon takes a turn for the worse, prompting John to comfort his daughter through the tears .
10-11pm The Big Valley
Episode: Night of the Wolf-
Nick is bitten by a rabid wolf and thinking he is going to die, leaves Stockton without any explanation to the family. His journey leads him to re-examine his life and attitudes-and the help of a woman and her son to give him hope for the future.
11-12am The Big Valley
Episode: The Prize-
The Barkleys take in the infant son of a wanted man. When the outlaw father, returns to the Barkley ranch to take custody of his son, he finds himself in a showdown with a bounty hunter.
Episode: The Spitfire-
Joe finds a stranger burning Ponderosa land and must shoot him in self-defense. He finds himself left with the responsibility of the man's daughter and brings her home to the Ponderosa, unaware that her outlaw kin are searching for her.
1-1:30am Happy Days
Episode: Howard's 45th Fiasco-
It's Howard Cunningham's 45th birthday and he wonders where the years and his dreams have gone. Striving to convince his dad that his 45 years haven't been that dull, Richie stages a "This Is Your Life" birthday party, with help from Fonzie and the rest of the gang.
1:30-2am The Brady Bunch
Episode: Father of the Year-
Marcia enters her new dad in a newspaper contest for "father of the year," but gets herself grounded for breaking house rules to make the late-night deadline. Marcia nearly explodes keeping her little secret, even after being told she can't join the family on a weekend ski trip.
((An enormous THANK YOU to M.P. at INSP for always giving me the best program information... God Bless You!))
I hope you all will have the opportunity to watch and enjoy these great shows about Fathers on Saturday, June 16th - the day before Fathers Day!
And... Happy Fathers Day to all the great Daddys out there!
*Little House on the Prairie: The Complete Nine-Season Set (Complete Series + Pilot Episode)
*The Waltons: Complete Seasons 1-9 & Movie Collection
*The Big Valley - Season 1
*Bonanza: The Official First Season, Vol 1 & 2
*Happy Days: Seasons 1-4
*The Brady Bunch: The Complete Series with Shag Carpet Cover