"Back to School (Part 1)"
Season 6, Episode 1
#114 overall in Series
Network/Country: NBC-TV
Original air date September 17, 1979
Production code 6001 / 601
Episode Guide
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Written by Michael Landon
Directed by Michael Landon
Guest starring: Dan McBride
David Murdock
Sunshine Parker
Rod McGaughy
Maggie Munro
Episode Chronology
Previous episode:
"The Odyssey"
(Season 5 finale)
Next episode:
"Back to School, Part 2"

"Back to School (Part 1)" was the first part of two-episode story arc which opened Season 6 of Little House on the Prairie; it was also the 114th overall episode in the series. Both written and directed by Michael Landon, the episode first aired on NBC-TV on September 17, 1979.

Plot summary

A new school year begins with a brand-new teacher, and Laura meets Almanzo Wilder, who would become her husband. Nellie and her mother also has their eye on the handsome young farmer and believe that Nellie's new restaurant and hotel will attract his attention. Nellie proves to be less than competent at hospitality.



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