Gene Autry

Type: Person
Name: Gene Autry
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

VISIONARY of the American West

July 25--TAOS -- Fred Harvey's promotional savvy did more to popularize the West than Gene Autry or John Wayne combined. If that sounds audacious, Millicent Rogers Museum executive director Peter Seibert disagrees.... ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

NEWBURY: Where strawberries are king …

In 1949, when Stilwell, Oklahoma’s “Strawberry Festival” was just one year old, crooners were applauded when they cut loose with Dear Hearts and Gentle People. They got extra points if referencing their own hometowns or the communities where they were ... [Published OA Online - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Gene Autry James Sr.

Funeral service for Gene Autry James, Sr. will be held Saturday 1 p.m. Mt Carmel MBC, Fred Bennett officiating. Survivors wife, Betty James, mother Essie lee James (mother dear) one ... ... [Published Arkansas Online - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Singing Cowboy Who Was Proud of His Ulster Heritage

Herb Jeffries, the Bronze Buckaroo -- the last of the singingcowboys -- has died at 100, without ever tracing the NorthernIreland birthplace of his mother.Herb was forced to cancel a visit to Ireland in 1939 because WW2war clouds were looming. It meant ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary: Singing cowboy Herb Jeffries was proud of his Northern Ireland heritage

Herb Jeffries, the Bronze Buckaroo - the last of the singing cowboys - has died at 100, without ever tracing the Northern Ireland birthplace of his mother.Herb was forced to cancel a visit to Ireland in 1939 because WW2 war clouds were looming. It meant ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

THE IDLE AMERICAN

By In 1949, when Stilwell, Oklahoma’s, “Strawberry Festival” was just one year old, crooners were applauded when they cut loose with “Dear Hearts and Gentle People.” They got extra points if referencing their own hometowns or the communities where they ... [Published Mineral Wells Index - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Jim Bailey: The days we sat around watching the radio

Kids today cannot imagine what it was like when radio was king.People sat in their living rooms, their attention glued to a large piece of furniture, maybe a floor model or later a table model. Sound came out of it — but no picture. You literally watched ... [Published Herald Bulletin - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

The Voice of Pinocchio Richard Percy Jones Passes Away at 87

Sadly the voice of Pinocchio, Richard Percy Jones, has passed away July 7th at his home in Northridge, California. He was born on Feb 25, 1927 in Snyder, Texas. He was also known as Dickie or Dick Jones.He was found dead on Monday by his wife. She found ... [Published Chip and Co - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

MUSIC BEAT | Autry will be always be an American hero

By Whether he was wearing his white hat while riding his trusty horse, Champion, or singing his signature song, “Back in the Saddle Again,” Gene Autry was an American icon and perfectly defined the cowboy image.Born in Tiago, Texas, Autry grew up in the ... [Published Cabot Star Herald - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Western Film Fair rides again in Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM —Jerry Campbell’s heroes have always been cowboys. He fell in love with western films more than 70 years ago, and the love affair continues to this day.“I used to go to the Broadhurst Theatre in High Point with my uncle every Saturday morning,” ... [Published High Point Enterprise - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Gene Autry Jeffreys, 79, Danville

, at Lawrence Funeral Home with Bro, Mark Hicks and Bro. Daniel Gray officiating.Burial was in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens.Mr. Jeffreys died Thursday, June 26, at Decatur Morgan Hospital. He was born Oct. 7, 1934, in Lawrence County to Horace Daniel ... [Published Moulton Advertiser - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 2 reports

20th ANNUAL "WESTERN HERE TOY ROUND-UP"

Come join us for the Biggest, Best and longest running show West of the Mississippi.Cap Guns, Holsters, Spurs, Cuffs, BB Guns, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Tom Mix, Hopalong Cassidy, Lone Ranger, Paladin, Gunsmoke, Bonanza, Cisco Kid and more.Tables are available ... [Published Walnut Creek Patch - Jun 29 2014]

More Content

All (77) | News (76) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Western items up for auction [Published AZCentral.com - 1 hour ago]
Mayfair Building plays big part in area history [Published Tyler Morning Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
Jo Ellis: Carthage icon continues to play in lo... [Published Joplin Globe - 8 hours ago]
VISIONARY of the American West [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 25 2014]
VISIONARY of the American West [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 25 2014]
Feature: Ramblin' on with Ramblin' Jack [Published Pacific Sun - Jul 24 2014]
NEWBURY: Where strawberries are king … [Published OA Online - Jul 23 2014]
TV westerns offer myths, heroes, certainties [Published Canton Daily Ledger - Jul 21 2014]
Local cartoonist Tom Batiuk first published in ... [Published Medina County Gazette - Jul 21 2014]
Two Wild West Shows During Cody Festival [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Jul 21 2014]
The Saltwater Hillbilly comes... [Published Boothbay Register - Jul 19 2014]
Gene Autry James Sr. [Published Arkansas Online - Jul 19 2014]
Aerie's Terrace going big with first concert [Published Alton Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
History: How did Buckeye get its name? [Published AZCentral.com - Jul 17 2014]
Singing Cowboy Who Was Proud of His Ulster Heri... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 17 2014]
Getting to know Centertown [Published Jefferson City News Tribune - Jul 16 2014]
Prairie Talk: Imagination still best game in town [Published Herald & Review - Jul 16 2014]
Obituary: Singing cowboy Herb Jeffries was prou... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Jul 16 2014]
Keeping the singing-cowboy tradition alive [Published Durango Herald - Jul 15 2014]
Farrar, 95-year-old WWII vet, visits veterans g... [Published Elk Valley Times - Jul 14 2014]
THE IDLE AMERICAN [Published Mineral Wells Index - Jul 14 2014]
Roy Rogers awards beakfast kicks-off annual fes... [Published Portsmouth Daily Times - Jul 13 2014]
Jim Bailey: The days we sat around watching the... [Published Herald Bulletin - Jul 13 2014]
Police chase ends in Palm Desert [Published KESQ - Jul 11 2014]
20TH ANNUAL "WESTERN HERO TOY ROUND-UP" [Published Danville Patch - Jul 10 2014]
Robinson Center getting a facelift [Published Stuttgart Daily Leader - Jul 10 2014]
Dick Jones Voice Actor Gave Life to Pinocchio [Published Examiner.com - Jul 10 2014]
Beat the Heat at Wet ‘n’ Wild Palm Springs [Published Desert Entertainer - Jul 10 2014]
The Seasoned Collector: French antiques in Mari... [Published Oakland Tribune - Jul 09 2014]
Richard Percy Jones dies at age 87 [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 09 2014]
1 2 3
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Remembering “Bronze Buckaroo” Herb Jeffries, th... [Published TIME.com - May 27 2014]
Among Western stars of the late 1930s, white moviegoers saw their demographic reflected by Gene Autry, Roy Rogers and the young Duke, John Wayne. Black moviegoers had Herbert Jeffrey, also known as Herb Jeffries. A six-foot-seven cool drink of water ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.