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The Waltons: The System

When John Boy finds a football player at school cheating during a test, he is unsure what to do, turn him in, or receive a failing grade himself. What makes things worse is that another student also sees the player cheat. When John Boy defends the player at a hearing, he is able to help change the system that was currently in place. Meanwhile at home on the mountain, Jason catches Ben smoking, and with the help of Grandpa, is able to assist Ben in kicking the habit.

Episode Info
Episode number: 3x8
Airdate: Thursday October 24th, 1974

Director: Harry Harris
Writer: Jeb Rosebrook

Guest Stars
Dennis RedfieldDennis Redfield
As Council President
Don MathesonDon Matheson
As Coach
Glen Gordon (1)Glen Gordon (1)
As Faculty Member
Tim HaldemanTim Haldeman
As Townsend
Barbara LitskyBarbara Litsky
As Counci Secretary
J. Stewart TaylorJ. Stewart Taylor
As Council Member
Jacques AubuchonJacques Aubuchon
As Victor Povich
Richard MasurRichard Masur
As Tom Povich
Tom LacyTom Lacy
As Dr. Emory
Other Episode Crew

CreatorEarl Hamner, Jr.
Executive ProducerEarl Hamner, Jr.
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