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'Crockett,' 'Boone' actor Fess Parker dead at 85
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Fess Parker, best known for playing Daniel Boone in a 1960s television series, died Thursday at his home near Santa Barbara, California, his publicist said.


[url=http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2010/03/18/daniel-boone-actor-fess-parker-dead-at-85/]CNN[/url]


I remember his portrayal of both characters when I was a kid.

Couldn't get enough.
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Me too, especially Davy Crockett.
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Bob of QF
They had a bit on that on NPR this afternoon, which I listened to.

It brought back childhood memories, but they played the theme song to Davy Crockett show, and I couldn't help thinking about how very racist the lyrics were-- but hey, it was the 50's...

...and yeah, I watched both series with avid devotion as a kid.
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