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Shades of old west
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 27, 1959 reads, "Tom Tryon, star of 'John Slaughter' western series on television, shows muscular dystrophy victim Tommy Weston how to handle a gun. A visit to movie set at Disney Studios and meeting with his favorite cowboy hero was an exciting event for Tommy. He is 1959 poster child chosen to represent Muscular Dystrophy Associations of America, Inc., in Los Angeles County."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Tryon, Thomas
Walt Disney Productions
Muscular Dystrophy Association
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Muscular dystrophy--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Muscular dystrophy in children--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Boys--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Actors--United States
Wheelchairs--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Toy guns--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Motion picture studios--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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