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  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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  • chickiverson -

    Replied to the thread How Do You Became A John Wayne Fan?.

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    Well, for me I grew up with him and now I'm looking back at old family photos and remembering how wonderful a man he really was. I wanted to also see if there are any new books or pictures of him with my Father, his best friend. They were so close that…
  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    There are (a minimum of) two book with some infos about the hunts of "The Duke". - Scott Eyman's Life and Legend of John Wayne - Hatari bei Michael Milner Both are realative cheap on the used market. Best wishes. F.
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  • Ringokid -

    Replied to the thread New book call "The John Wayne Locations".

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    Hi Roland,, I haven't signed onto the site in long while (unfortunately) saw your post. I wanted to know if I was able to help out with your book. I visited the Alamo set in 1988 and took some pictures of the place. Would those be of help and if…
  • Big Iron -

    Replied to the thread 40 years ago today.....

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    The last time I was there someone had placed a dozen yellow roses on his bronze marker, very appropriate I think. I know his earthly remains were left there but, I'm sure he can still be see off in a distance on horseback in places like Alamo Village and…
  • Tbone -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    No books. Just some of the information I think Chilli Bill shared.
  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    OK. (and thank you.) This is the outdoor, it can happen. From witch book did you have this info?
  • Tbone -

    Replied to the thread A remake of ‘The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance’ in the Works at Paramount.

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    Ugh. I don’t see this effort ending well.
  • Tbone -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    As I understand it. Duke and Ward were on a quail hunt. A covey flushed. Duke swang on a bird and shot Ward in the butt. Duke then carried Ward on his back to the truck. He apparently wasn’t badly hurt. Oh and Ward was shot with his own shotgun. He…
  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    I also know he was hunting when he accidentally shot Ward Bond in the butt. But it never went into details about the hunts. What was the story about this acident? Thank you. F.
  • dukefan1 -

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    Welcome to the board, Grannyj. Your sentiment is shared by many of us. We need more people like Duke who loved this country, warts and all. I am glad you found us. Please feel free to jump in and enjoy! Mark
  • dukefan1 -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    Hello Dr. FM, and welcome to the forum. I have also read many books about Duke, but I don't remember any detailed accounts of him hunting. I know he hunted in Africa during the film Hatari. I also know he was hunting when he accidentally shot Ward Bond…
  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

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    There are myn books/biographies about him. The most are very cheap, I have bought them and serach there... (If somebody wants to post some Infos, this will be great.) Thank you. Best wishes. THE BOOKS: Duke: Life/Times John Wayne 1,27 EUR 7% 1 The Young…
  • Grannyj -

    Posted the thread Introduction.

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    I am a lifetime fan of the Duke. I grew up from Rio Bravo to the Green Berets. Loved everyone of his movies and even his guest appearances on the Johnny Carson to Laugh In. John Wayne represents a true American allegiance to this great country we live…