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The Waltons: The Chicken Thief

What's John Boy to do when he sees family friend Yancy steal chickens from his neighbor? As he contemplates telling Sheriff Bridges, he learns that Yancy has been helping poor friends have a meal on the chickens, he is arrested for shooting the chicken's owner. However, Yancy is ultimately cleared of the crime when the truth comes out that the owner accidentally shot himself and that Yancy was returning the chickens he was accused of stealing.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x6
Airdate: Thursday October 18th, 1973

Director: Ralph Senensky
Writer: Richard Carr

Guest Stars
Charles KuenstleCharles Kuenstle
As Mr. Kilgare
Cissy WellmanCissy Wellman
As Jane Aspen
John CrawfordJohn Crawford
As Sheriff Ep Bridges
Merie EarleMerie Earle
As Maude Gormley
Robert DonnerRobert Donner
As Yancy Tucker
David MoodyDavid Moody
As Floyd Carter
Dorothy MeyerDorothy Meyer
As Mrs. Blankfort
Meg WyllieMeg Wyllie
As Mrs. Potter
Richard ORichard O'Brien (2)
As Charlie Potter
Other Episode Crew

CreatorEarl Hamner, Jr.
Executive ProducerEarl Hamner, Jr.
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