Category: Awards

Stella Stevens–Silver Spur Honoree

Stella, dressed in black, wearing a holster and packin’ a pistol took the stage and regaled the audience with some of her movie-making adventures.In recent years, Stella has been writing and producing her own Westerns but it appears they haven’t had much success. She made no bones about wanting the genre back and wanting to […]

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The Queen Of The West

Say hello to Rhonda Fleming–the Queen Of The West! Rhonda has appeared in over 40 motion pictures and some of my favorite Westerns including “Gunfight at the Okay Corral” and “Pony Express”.Rhonda’s co-stars have included Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, Burt Lancaster and Ronald Reagan. Meeting Rhonda was the highlight […]

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James Garner–Maverick

What a night! The room was filled to capacity, at least 300 hundred cowboys and cowgirls, all duded up in their Western finest.I attended the ceremonies with Elaine Palance, who accepted the award for her husband, Jack. Elaine gave a great speech which got everybody laughing. She’s a natural, shouda been an actress herself. We […]

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Silver Spur Awards

I’m taking my trusty camera, packin’ my gear and headin’ down to the Sportsman’s Lodge Friday for the 8th Annual Silver Spur Awards. My friend Jack Palance is going to honored along with other Western Stars. Jack’s been a might under the weather so it doesn’t look like he’s gonna make it. Elaine, his wife, […]

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