Season 7

Laura Ingalls Wilder



Synopsis:
While Laura and Almanzo are planning their wedding, Nellie discovers she is pregnant. Almanzo hires Harve Miller to help out, while he himself is busy with the new land he bought for him and Laura, and Eliza Jane soon becomes interested in Harve. When Almanzo risk loosing his crop - and his land - things are looking bad for the future of Laura and Alamanzo. Will they get married at all?
Carrie moments:
- When Almanzo runs into the school, Carrie is giggling along with the other kids. She now has her hair in braids!
- Carrie seems to be in a great mood in church - could it be the new dress (that used to belong to Mary,and then Laura) that's making her happy?
- After church, Carrie is holding hands with Laura and Albert - looks like the are all happy to be together after the "summer break".

A New Beginning


Synopsis:
Jonathan and Andrew move to Sleepy Eye, where Jonathan starts a freight company. But when his warehouse is broken in to, Jonathan gets no help from the sheriff.
Carrie moments:
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Fight Team Fight!


Synopsis:
Pete Ellerbee, a former pro football player, moves to walnut Grove with his family, and soon takes over coaching the Walnut Grove team. His son Pete prefers drawing to sports, but still agrees to be on the team in hopes of making his father proud of him. Coach Ellerbee turns out to be a very demanding coach, and when the boys' practices start to interfere with their schoolwork Laura is not happy.
Carrie moments:
- When Albert scores, Carrie is cheering, and Laura gives her a big hug while they are both looking thrilled for Albert and the team.

The Silent Cry


Synopsis:
A couple comes to adopt two brothers - Michael and Josh - at the orphanage, but when they discover that Josh can't (or won't) speak, they only want to adopt Michael. The boys run away so they won't be seperated, and are found by Houston.
Carrie moments:
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Portrait of Love


Synopsis:
Annie Crane is a very talented artist, even though she is blind. She was abandoned when she was little, and when her biological mother shows up, Annie refuses to see her.
Carrie moments:
- Episode does not contain many scenes with Carrie…

Divorce, Walnut Grove Style


Synopsis:
Laura and Almanzo have been arguing a lot, and when she sees him together with his old girlfriend Brenda Sue, Laura decides to leave Almanzo, and moves back in with Ma and Pa.
Carrie moments:
- Carrie is finally big enough to be sleeping up on the loft!
- Carrie tells Pa she likes the new picture window.
- At night, Carrie says she can't sleep and asks Albert for a story, but he says it's too late. Carrie objects - "it doesn't FEEL late".
- When Laura is snoring Carrie thinks it's an animal growling.

Dearest Albert, I'll Miss You



Synopsis:
Albert gets a panpal - a young girl named Leslie, and in order to impress her he isn't being honest about himself in his letters. But he doesn't know that Leslie has a secret too.
Carrie moments:
- Carrie asks Pa to tell her a bed-time story, and insists she is still little.
- Carrie has a splinter in her finger, and Albert helps her remove it.
- Carrie gets in trouble at supper, when she teases Albert. The two of them are really acting like brother and sister.

The In-Laws


Synopsis:
Charles and Almanzo start a freighting service, but can't agree on which road to Sleepy Eye is faster. So they decide to each take a different road and see who gets there the fastest. But they both run into some trouble on the way...
Carrie moments:
- Carrie is running around outside, playing with little sister Grace.

To See the Light


Synopsis:
Adam is injured in an explosion. When he finally comes to after an operation his eyesight has returned!
Carrie moments:
- Episode does not contain many scenes with Carrie…

Oleson vs. Oleson


Synopsis:
When a lady comes to Walnut Grove to discuss women's property rights, Caroline supports her idea, and soon gets the other women invovled too. They all move into the restaurant as a protest, and the men are left to do the housework, until they sign a paper.
Carrie moments:
- Carrie is worried she will have to do all the cooking while Ma is away, but Ma assures her Pa will be doing that.

Come, Let Us Reason Together


Synopsis:
When it's time for Nellie to have the babies, Percival's parents come for a visit. But Percival's father does not get along at all with Harriet.

Carrie moments:
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The Nephews


Synopsis:
Almanzo's brother Royal and his wife Millie are going on a vacation and decide to let their sons Myron and Rupert stay with Almanzo and Laura for a few days. But the two boys turn out to be more than a handful!
Carrie moments:
- Episode does not contain many scenes with Carrie…

Make a Joyful Noice


Synopsis:
Joe Kagan moves to Sleepy Eye, to work with Jonathan. Hester Sue also lives in Sleepy Eye, but she is going out with Hertzell...
Carrie moments:
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Goodbye, Mrs. Wilder


Synopsis:
After a man from the board of eduction visits the school, Mrs Oleson decides the children also should be learning art appreciation and French - and that they need a dress code! Laura disagrees - and quits, and Mrs. Oleson takes over as teacher.
Carrie moments:
- When Laura asks Carrie if she can name the three rivers, Carrie shakes her head.
- Carrie is talking to another little girl when she goes to take her seat in the classroom. She seems to have a lot of friends!
- Carrie seems to be enjoying the classrom chaos, but she is the first one to sit down when Laura tells them to stop it.

Sylvia



Synopsis:
The boys are caught peeking through young Sylvia's window, and soon Mrs Oleson is blaming the girl. Sylvia's father is also giving her the blame. But someone else is also keeping an eye on Sylvia. On her way home a man wearing a clown mask rapes her. Her father is ashamed of her and decides it must be kept a secret.
Carrie moments:
- At recess Carrie is playing ball with the other kids. Next time she's playing on the sea-saw with three other kids, and the next recess again. She is also walking home from school together with three girls. Carrie sure is making a lot of friends!
- Albert says that Carrie got scared when Sylvia screamed.
- Carrie is sent to her room when Pa and ma are talking to Albert about him getting married.

Blind Justice


Synopsis:
Adam has been promised a job as a lawyer, but is told it is no longer available. When he realizes Walnut Grove doesn't have a lawyer, he and Mary decide to move to Walnut Grove.
Carrie moments:
- Carrie doesn't have her hair braided when they are meeting Mary and Adam at the stagecoach. She calls "Hi Adam! Hi Mary!" to them, and seems very happy to see her sister and brother-in-law again.

I Do, Again


Synopsis:
Laura finds out she is pregnant, and Caroline believes she is also having a baby. When Caroline finds out that she is wrong, that she in fact won't be having any more babies, she is heartbroken. An old friend of Charles and Caroline is getting married in Wisconsin, and Charles thinks they should attend the wedding.
Carrie moments:
- Looks like Carrie is keeping an eye on Grace while Ma is upset.

The Lost Ones



Synopsis:
While visiting Jonathan and Andrew in Sleepy Eye, Charles and Albert meet the Cooper family. They are travelling together when an accident happens, and the chidlren James and Cassandra become orphans. Charles decides to try to find a new home of the children in Walnut Grove.
Carrie moments:
- Carrie is going out to fetch water, sees the wagon coming, and runs back inside.
- Even though they have just met, Carrie is able to comfort Cassandra so she can go to sleep the first night at the Ingalls' house. What a sweet girl she is!


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