"Episode 311: Blizzard"
Season 3, Episode 11
# overall in Series
Original air date December 27, 1976
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Written by Paul W. Cooper
Directed by William F. Claxton
Episode Chronology
Previous episode:
The Hunters
Next episode:
Little Girl Lost


In the series second Christmas episode, Miss Beadle dismisses school early on Christmas eve, unaware that the light, uneventful snowfall is about to quickly become a monster blizzard. Also, Carrie had visited the school for Christmas Eve.

The children become stranded halfway home, leading the fathers of Hero Township to brave the worsening weather conditions to find them and lead them back to the schoolhouse.


Cast Member

Character Portrayed
Michael Landon Charles Ingalls
Karen Grassle Caroline Ingalls
Melissa Sue Anderson Mary Ingalls
Melissa Gilbert Laura Ingalls
Lindsay Greenbush Carrie Ingalls
Sidney Greenbush Carrie Ingalls
Barney Jack

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