Brothers & sisters

Forty years after their debut, the Bradys are still very much with us

'The Brady Bunch' From left: Susan Olsen, Mike Lookinland, Christopher Knight, Ann B. Davis, Barry Williams, Robert Reed, Florence Henderson, Maureen McCormick, Eve Plumb. (Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
By Christopher Muther
Globe Staff / September 29, 2009

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The television shows that debuted in the fall of 1969 were an ambitious lot that reflected growing demand for sophistication and a changing appetite for smarter scripts. Among the fresh offerings were “The New People,’’ which followed a group of plane crash survivors setting up a utopian society on a deserted island; “My World . . . and Welcome to ... (Full article: 1052 words)

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