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Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys | Sons of the Pioneers | Len Slye | Leonard Slye | Roy Rogers & Trigger | Dick Weston
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Did You Know?
[in 1982] Not long after Will Rogers
died, they turned his ranch into a museum. And it didn't have anything in it. So I made up my mind I was gonna keep everything.
In 1951, several years before the airing of his feature films on TV and just months before the premiere of his long running TV series "The Roy Rogers Show"(1951-57), Roy did TV Ads for "Quaker Oats" and "Mother's Oats" oatmeal. These commercials carried the then unusual slogan, "Quaker and Mother's Oats (oatmeal) are the same". However, things wouldn't remain the same. Following the TV success of...