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Sunday, April 03, 1994 17.7 29 1
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  • Season: 1993-94
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Period Piece, Woman Against The System, Children/Teens, Series Pilot (2 hr.)
  • Based On: Christy written by Catherine Marshall
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel by Catherine Marshall. In 1912 Tennessee, a well-bred, educated nineteen year old woman leaves the security of her comfortable home in Asheville, North Carolina and moves to a poverty-stricken Appalachia backwoods community to teach at a newly built mission school. She is met with distrust from the locals but with the help of a sympathetic minister she sets about to teach the ragged group of children.


Production Company:

  • Family Prods. Inc. IAW Rosenzweig Co. and MTM Enterprises

Production Type:

  • In-House
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