"Here Comes the Brides"
Season 4, Episode 12
#80 overall in Series
Series: Little House on the Prairie
Network/Country: NBC
Original air date December 5, 1977
Production code 4010 /412
Episode Guide
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Written by John T. Dugan & Robert F. Metzler
Directed by William F. Claxton
Guest starring: Joshua Bryant,
Ivor Francis,
Bob Marsic,
Montana Smoyer
Episode Chronology
Previous episode:
Meet Me at the Fair
Next episode:
Freedom Flight

Here comes the Brides was the 12th episode of Season 4 of Little House on the Prairie, the 80th overall episode in the series. Co-penned by John T. Dugan and Robert F. Metzler, the episode, which was directed by William F. Claxton, was ooriginally aired on NBC-TV on December 5, 1977.


When Adam Simms and his son Luke move to town, Adam instantly takes a liking to Miss Beadle. In this episode Luke and Nellie fall in love too. After Nellie talks to Miss Beadle, she and Luke run away to have a very short-lived marriage. This episode features one of the first looks at the softer side of Nellie's personality.


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