Tales of the Texas Rangers (1955–1959)

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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program. One week, they might be Rangers in the 1840s and the next week they would be ... See full summary »

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Willard Parker ...
 Ranger Jace Pearson (52 episodes, 1955-1958)
Harry Lauter ...
 Ranger Clay Morgan (52 episodes, 1955-1958)
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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program. One week, they might be Rangers in the 1840s and the next week they would be current day Rangers, i.e., it was a history of the Texas Rangers. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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Joel McCrea starred in a radio version that was broadcast 1950-1952 created, produced and directed by Stacy Keach Sr. who also oversaw the TV version. See more »

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Request for Release of 13 Episodes of Tales Of the Texas Rangers
25 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

SONY has the rights to the 13 unreleased episodes of the Tales of the Texas Rangers. They indicated that if enough people and/or dealers show interest, they will sell them on the market. In other words, it is up to us to contact SONY; or SONY may find it more convenient to just sell the entire 52 stories as one package. Suggest we fans move to request it. Unreleased: Both Barrels Blazing, Bandits of El Dorado, Last Days of Boot Hill, Whirlwind Raiders, Ambush, Warpath, Double Edge, Midway Kewpie, Quarter Horse, Jail Bird, Buckaroo from Powder River, Panhandle, Key Witness, Traitor's Gold. This was a very good series for its time and Willard Parker was an underrated actor


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