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Luke Short (I) (1908–1975)


Received the Levi Strauss Western Writers of America award. See more trivia »


(age 66) in Aspen, Colorado, USA

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Blood on the Moon
Vengeance Valley
Ramrod Writer
Station West
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  Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (creator - 6 episodes, 1956 - 1960) (story - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1960) (writer - 2 episodes, 1960) (short story - 1 episode, 1960)
- Stagecoach to Yuma (1960) ... (writer)
- The Sunday Man (1960) ... (creator) / (short story) / (writer)
- Wayfarers (1960) ... (story)
- The Grubstake (1959) ... (story)
- Hang the Heart High (1959) ... (creator)
 1959 The Hangman (story)
 1955 Stage 7 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Traveling Salesman (1955) ... (story)
 1954 Hell's Outpost (novel "Silver Rock")
 1952 Ride the Man Down (novel)
 1951 Silver City (story)
 1951 Vengeance Valley (based on a novel by)
 1950 Ambush (story)
 1948 Blood on the Moon (adaptation) / (from the novel by)
 1948 Station West (novel)
 1948 Coroner Creek (adapted from the novel by)
 1948 Albuquerque (novel "Dead Freight for Piute")
 1947 Ramrod (by) / (original story - uncredited)
 1941 Hurry, Charlie, Hurry (from the story by)

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