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Oral history interview with George Francis Hayes (Gabby), 1959

Creator: Hayes, George, 1885-1969
Project: Popular arts project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 60 pages Sound recording: 1 reel Sound recording (Memoirs of the of the Movies excerpts): 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Actor

Scope and Contents

Early career in show business; Westerns, 1930-49: differences between making series and features, stunts, special effects, horses, portrayal of Indians, authenticity; opinions on various directors, including Frank Capra and John Ford; reminiscences of Roy Rogers, Gary Cooper, John Wayne, William Boyd (Hopalong Cassidy) and others

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