Monthly Archives: March 2016

The All-American Cowboy Grill~Review

Last week when I reviewed The All American Cowboy Cookbook, I mentioned that it was one of the two select cowboy cookbooks that I found worthy enough to keep on my shelves. This, The All-American Cowboy Grill, is the other. … Continue reading

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John Wayne “Hondo” Quote

This quote is from “Hondo” the 1953 western.  It’s John Wayne’s rather curt and disgusted reply to Lieutenant McKay, who suggested that, due to changing circumstances and the type of person Wayne gave his promise to, he ought to break … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Johnny Crawford!

Today, 70 years ago, Johnny Crawford was born. Pictured above in my portrait in his most famous role as Mark McCain (son of Lucas McCain on The Rifleman TV show) he won over Americans across the country with his excellent … Continue reading

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The All American Cowboy Cookbook~Review

A couple of years ago while passing a friend’s bookshelf I caught a glimpse of this book, and quickly went online to find myself a copy! It is so much more that a cookbook, it is a trip through the … Continue reading

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“Ten Who Dared”~1960

Ten Who Dared is one of those old Walt Disney films that has long been forgotten by most folks. And while it is nothing exceptional, like his outstanding Davy Crockett movies, it is nonetheless a classic Disney retelling of history. … Continue reading

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Western Song~The Ballad Of The Alamo by Marty Robbins


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Western Film Giveaway! And The Winners Are……

Yes, the title said winners, plural.  Here is how it is; I love westerns and I do so enjoy sharing them with folks that when I clicked to randomly pick a winner on Rafflecopter and I saw the button for … Continue reading

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James Drury Quote


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“Western Union” 1941 Review

This film is great fun! Based on a Zane Grey novel and starring quite a list of the old timey western actors. It follow the lives of four folks…played by the stars below. It all starts when Vance Shaw (Randolph … Continue reading

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Western Film Giveaway!

Howdy folks and happy Tuesday! Because I love westerns, and because I just love sharing westerns with people I’m giving away a copy of one of the DVD’s above, the winner’s choice! All three are great films and each one … Continue reading

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