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Elmer Kelton (1926–2009)

Elmer Kelton was born on April 29, 1926 in Horse Camp, Andrews County, Texas, USA as Elmer Stephen Kelton. He was a writer, known for The Good Old Boys (1995), Maverick (1957) and Colt .45 (1957). He was married to Anni Lipp. He died on August 22, 2009 in San Angelo, Texas. See full bio »

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Known For

The Good Old Boys
Maverick Writer
Colt .45
Colt .45 Writer


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 1995 The Good Old Boys (TV Movie) (book)
 1960 Colt .45 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Under False Pretenses (1960) ... (story)
 1958 Maverick (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Jail at Junction Flats (1958) ... (story)
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 2009 Soul of a People: Writing America's Story (TV Movie documentary)
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Other Works:

(novel) "Cloudy in the West' New York: Forge, 1997. ISBN-10: 0312862393; ISBN-13: 9780312862398 See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 3 Articles | See more »

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He was a farm and ranch journalist and editor, in addition to writing Western novels. See more »

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