Jeff Arnold’s West

The blog of a Western fan, for other Western fans

“Each man has a song and this is my song.” (Leonard Cohen)

Fort Laramie

. No Hollywood fort. . Fort Laramie isn’t at Laramie. In fact the Fort is about 100 miles NE of the town. Probably, the Man from

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Laramie, WY

  The man from Laramie He was a man with a peaceful turn of mind He was kind of sociable and friendly Friendly as any

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Joe Kidd (Universal, 1972)

. . Bruce Surtees, Elmore Leonard, John Sturges – it’s a great combination . . Early 1900s, somewhere down on the Mexican border (“Sinola County”).

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