Keith Eric Burt | Keith Erik Burt
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[on White Cloud
, his horse in Brave Eagle
(1955)] They gave me a big horse . . . I've forgotten how many hands high he was. Huge horse. With all the paraphernalia you have to carry, bows and everything, I was always afraid I'd get impaled when I was thrown . . . spears and arrows and no saddle. And when that horse decides to get rid of you, you're gone! He was very temperamental. He would just ...
On the October 19, 1958, episode of his TV series Northwest Passage
(1958), Larsen was relieved of his shirt, stood against a post and flogged. During the "Golden Age" of the TV western, many of its heroes were subjected to similar "stripped-and-whipped" scenes, (Robert Horton
in Wagon Train
(1957), Ty Hardin
(1958), Lee Majors
in The Big Valley
(1965), etc.), but Larsen was the first ...