Public Cowboy No.1 – Gene Autry
Cattle rustlers go high tech with trucks, shortwave radio, and airplanes to create an impenetrable cattle-thieving ring. No one can outsmart these crooks until Deputy Gene Autry employs his old school cowboy tactics. Ann Rutherford graces the screen and watch for Frog disguised as a cow—it’s hilarious!
Gene Autry Smiley Burnette Ann Rutherford
other westerns have been on this page.
Gene goes after a gambling ring and learns it is headed by McKenzie’s father. (1942) Gene and Frog go to Asa’s office seeking his help, but learn he is out of town. They meet his daughter Stephanie (Fay McKenzie), who hires them as ranchhands, assuming they are looking for work. Soon, Gene is romancing Stephanie, while her aunt Priscilla Smythe pursues Frog.
With Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette and Fay McKenzie.
Gene Autry as Gene Autry
Smiley Burnette as Frog Millhouse
Fay McKenzie as Stephanie “Steve” Lock
Cecil Cunningham as Priscilla Smythe
Addison Richards as Asa Lock
Rand Brooks as Jim Agnew
Tristram Coffin as Dixie Trambeau
Slim Andrews as Pappy Vanderpyle
Linda Leighton as Millie Jackson
John Berkes as Joe Crowley
Otto Han as Ling (uncredited)
Forbes Murray as District Attorney Stevens (uncredited)
Champion as Gene’s Horse
THIS PAGE AT ONE TIME THERE WASThe Vivian Carter Story EPISODE of Wagon Train so some of the commenst might be about that western show.