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WI_DEM Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 03:37 PM
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Poll question: What is your favorite Western television series?

Sorry, polls are turned off at Level 3.

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Mr.Green93 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 03:56 PM
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1. The Adventures of Brisco County Jr.
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Robroy Donating Member (426 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 03:56 PM
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2. Big Valley
High Chaparral / Have Gun Will Travel / Rawhide. I loved 'em all.
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libnnc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:00 PM
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3. Nothing like Barbara Stanwyck in black leather...
Sixty years old and doing her own stunts no less. The Butchiest Butch West of the Mississippi.

It's all about the Big Valley baby! :bounce:
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donheld Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:00 PM
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4. Four single men living alone in the country.
Bonanza by a mile. There's a lot of room for fantasy in that. Lock me up with Adam and/or Little Joe...
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Semi_subversive Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:01 PM
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5. Maverick w/ James Garner
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lpbk2713 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:01 PM
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6. Other -- Rawhide
Rollin, rollin, rollin.
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Z_I_Peevey Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:03 PM
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7. High Chaparral
Henry Darrow is the only actor I can remember, but I had the swoons for a good portion of that cast.
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LiberallyInclined Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:06 PM
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8. I used to LOVE Alias Smith & Jones-
and got really bummed when Pete Duel killed himself.

Happily- the show has been dusted off and shows daily on the Wetern channel.

http://www.personalephemera.com/alias/bios.html

...However, in the early morning hours of December 31, 1971, Pete Duel died of a gunshot wound to the head, an apparent suicide. He was discovered by his girlfriend, Diane Ray, who reported to police that she had been sleeping in another room and had been awakened by the sound of a gunshot. It appears that he had long struggled with depression. He was apparently despondent over a number of things, including a failed relationship, an alcohol problem which had led to the revocation of his driver's license after a series of DUIs, the shooting schedule of the series which left him with little time for other work or for his favorite pastime of wilderness camping, and an overwhelming sense of pessimism about the future of the world, and particularly the environment.
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starroute Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:56 PM
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9. No Have Gun, Will Travel?
I voted for Maverick because that was my #1 back then. But Have Gun, Will Travel was definitely #2, and I'm surprised not to see it on the list.
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redsoxliberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 04:58 PM
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10. Andy Griffith?
:D
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Doc_Technical Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 09:52 PM
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11. "The Loner"

Created by Rod Serling and staring LLoyd Bridges.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0058822/?fr=c2l0ZT1kZnxzZz0... ;fc=5;ft=20;fm=1
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PartyPooper Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-05 09:59 PM
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12. "Roy Rogers and Dale Evans", "Hopalong Cassidy", "Dallas", and "Dynasty".
:D

:hi:
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