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Release Date:
1 November 1939 (USA) See more »
Cowhand Ken Clark is stranded in Chicago, and temporarily takes a job as a sharp-shooter entertainer in a night club... See more » | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order)

Ken Maynard ... Ken Clark

Eleanor Stewart ... Kay Burke (as Eleanore Stewart)

Dave O'Brien ... Frank Gordon

Walter Long ... Big Jim Creely

Tom London ... Bart Daggett

Reed Howes ... Tex Hanlon

Ralph Peters ... Panhandle

Carleton Young ... Hank (Rustler Leader)

Kenne Duncan ... Ranch-Hand Larry (as Kenneth Duncan)

Bob Terry ... Henchman Blackie
Joyce Rogers ... Gertie
Tarzan ... Tarzan
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Ernie Adams ... Horse Trader (uncredited)
Ethan Allen ... Sheriff Rand (uncredited)

Chick Hannan ... Henchman Chick (uncredited)
Carl Mathews ... Henchman Slade (uncredited)

Lew Meehan ... Bartender (uncredited)

John Merton ... Chicago Club Manager (uncredited)
Fox O'Callahan ... Cowhand (uncredited)

Tex Palmer ... Henchman (uncredited)

Edward Peil Sr. ... Dan Burke (uncredited)

Directed by
Sam Newfield 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Joseph O'Donnell  story and screenplay

Produced by
Arthur Alexander .... producer
Max Alexander .... producer
Cinematography by
Arthur Reed 
Film Editing by
Holbrook N. Todd 
Carl Mathews .... stunt double (uncredited)
Fox O'Callahan .... stunts (uncredited)
Wally West .... stunt double: Ken Maynard (uncredited)
Music Department
Lew Porter .... musical director

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Additional Details

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57 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
USA:Approved | USA:Passed (National Board of Review)

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This is one of four Ken Maynard films sold by Colony Pictures in 1940 to the National Broadcasting Company to be telecast on New York's first television station, W2XBS; its earliest documented television broadcast occurred Wednesday 10 December 1941 on WNBT (Channel 1).See more »


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