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Hi, I’m pretty sure that I have already told you that I am practically an illiterate as far as all new programs and apps go. For instance, I did not know that the new “smart” TVs have a YouTube button or that you can watch YouTube on your iPad or “smart” phone. I just found…

Dale Evans and the “Coffee Song”

Someone asked me a question about what movie Mom sang a song about coffee. I apologize for not tacking this response to the question, but I can’t seem to find that post. Anyway, I asked a couple of my good friends (who are more qualified experts on Dad’s films than I am) what that movie…

I Want to Clear Up Some Confusion

Hi Y’all! There seems to be a little confusion with what I wrote a couple of days back about the films that Leonard Slye worked on while he was still one of The Sons of the Pioneers. I know that it’s sometimes difficult to reconcile the cast and credits of a movie with the actual…

Leonard became Dick, who became Roy Rogers

The name Roy Rogers seemed to be magical! Dad worked all the time. From 4/20/38 when “Under Western Stars” was released, when he wasn’t starring in his own Western series of films, he was doing cameos and parts in other’s films. Dad signed his pictures “Happy Trails” almost from the very beginning of his career….

Roy Rogers Movies When He Was Dick Weston

After The Sons of the Pioneers appeared in three Gene Autry films, Republic offered Dad a stock player contract at $75 per week.  Dad couldn’t believe his luck — $75 every week.  But, he had to get out of the contract he had signed with Columbia Pictures as a member of the Pioneers — and…

Roy Rogers Movies When He Was Leonard Slye

A few weeks ago, I was asked how many movies Dad (Roy Rogers) had made. I thought about it and answered that Roy Rogers had starred in 82 movies. I think that is still the correct number.  However, Dad made a lot more than 82 movies. He made some as Leonard Slye (these were when…

Mom (Dale Evans) on Little Trigger

My friend Dave Burns, fromFlorida, sent me this great photo of Dad (Roy Rogers), Mom on Little Trigger and Gabby (George Hayes).  Mom actually looks happy on Little Trigger. I don’t know who the other gentleman is but it looks like they are at a rodeo. Thanks for sharing, Dave! SHARE ON