Monthly Archives: January 2015

Robert Taylor, Horseman: Updated

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In February 2013 I published a post called “Robert Taylor, Horseman” taken from a book by the late horse trainer Don Burt.  Since that time, I have been informed that the book contains numerous inaccuracies and fabrications.  For this reason, … Continue reading

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“Robert Taylor Was the Finest Person I Have Ever Met.”

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This letter arrived this morning in the form of a comment by Martha Crawford Cantarini, long-time stuntwoman. “What a treat this web site is. I am thrilled to have found it. It is a beautiful tribute to a most deserving … Continue reading

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“Three Comrades,” 1938 Is Playing on TCM on January 20, 2015 (USA)

Three Comrades (1938) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tue, January 20, 2015 03:45 AM est. Closed captioned.  NOTE*:A TCM programming day begins at 6:00 am EST on the calendar day listed and runs to 5:59 am EST in … Continue reading

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Did Robert Taylor Help To Change History?

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This is the story of how a friendship between two men influenced the course of history in the twentieth century. Left to right: Robert Taylor in the mid 1960s; President Ronald Reagan Background On June 12, 1987 Ronald Wilson Reagan, … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 81,000 times in 2014. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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Lady of the Tropics Is Playing on TCM on January 13 (USA)

Lady of the Tropics (1939) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tue, January 13, 2015 04:00 PM est. Possibly not closed captioned. For those who don’t realize it the Lady of the Tropics we’re referring to is Hedy Lamarr … Continue reading

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“Remember?” Is Playing on TCM on January 5 (USA)

“Remember?”  (1939) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Mon, January 05, 2015 11:30 AM est. Closed captioned. Greer Garson was a rising star in 1939 and this film was her follow up to “Goodbye Mr. Chips.” She had proved … Continue reading

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