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Karen Grassle in Little House on the Prairie

Little House on the Prairie

1974 TV-G

This smash-hit drama series stars Michael Landon as Charles Ingalls, a loving family man and hardworking Minnesota homesteader who faces plenty of adversity while raising spirited daughter Laura (Melissa Gilbert) and the rest of his family. While Ma (Karen Grassle) and Pa struggle to make ends meet, Laura and her siblings, including Mary (Melissa Sue Anderson), spar with the rotten Olsen kids, frolic on the frontier and have other adventures.