The Grand Swing

The Grand Swing

Air Date: September 19, 1971

Written by: Ward Hawkins, John Hawkins, William Koenig

Directed by: William F. Claxton

Guest Stars: Charlotte Stewart (Betsy Rush), Med Flory (Clint Rush), Ted Gehring (Harlow Trapp), Ralph Moody (Tall Pony)

Ben and Jamie travel the Ponderosa to teach Jamie about responsibility.

Trivia: This was Med Flory’s third and last appearance in the series, and Charlotte Stewart’s second and last appearance in the series. Stewart was married to child actor Tim Considine for four years. She also worked with controversial filmmaker David Lynch on two occasions, in the cult classic Eraserhead (1976) and the TV series Twin Peaks (1990).