4. MR. EDWARDS’ HOMECOMING
October 2, 1974
In Mankato, Charles bumps into Mr. Edwards, who has just been thrown out of a saloon because of a brawl, and invites him to come to Walnut Grove. Caroline tries play matchmaker with Mr. Edwards and the widow Grace Snider but Mr. Edwards is able to charm Grace all by himself. However, a conflict arises because Mr. Edwards had renounce God since the deaths of his wife and daughter. Caroline convinces him to look towards the future rather than the past.
Guest stars: Mitch Vogel as Johnny Johnson.