WorldCat Identities

McDonald, Frank 1899-1980

Overview
Works: 160 works in 236 publications in 1 language and 1,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Western films 
Roles: Director, Author, Interviewer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Frank McDonald Publications about Frank McDonald
Publications by  Frank McDonald Publications by Frank McDonald
posthumous Publications by Frank McDonald, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Frank McDonald
 
Most widely held works by Frank McDonald
My pal Trigger ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Rogers is wrongfully jailed for the death of a mare. But a year later, he finds a chance to clear his name
Bells of Rosarita ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy and Gabby are on the road to help their friend save the family circus, which she inherited from her father. Her father's former partner is stirring up trouble in the hopes she will sell out to him. Watch Roy and Gabby team up with Wild Bill Elliott, Sunset Carson, Robert Livingston, Allan Lane, Donald Berry as well as Bob Nolan and The Sons of the Pioneers to entertain the fans and stop the bad guys!
One body too many ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A big-city salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy hears awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one
Sioux City Sue ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"To get his ranch out of dire financial straits, Gene reluctantly goes to Hollywood to make a movie. But his real troubles begin on his return, when everyone finds out he's the voice of Ding Dong the animated singing donkey"--Container
Roy Rogers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"My pal Trigger tells how Roy Rogers obtained his magnificent horse Trigger and begins with horse trader Roy Rogers as he prepares to breed his best mare with his best friend's Palomino stallion. King of the Cowboys in which Roy Rogers played himself, a rodeo star assigned by the governor to investigate a series of warehouse bombings. Song of Texas, Roy Rogers quits the rodeo operated by larcenous Jim Calvert and goes into the ranching business. Utah, Tex poses as an outlaw and discovers that the mysterious train is part of a rustling operation headed by Hiram Slaughter and his henchman Badger. Under California stars - Trigger is kidnapped and held for a $100,000 ransom."--Container
Annie Oakley TV collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the old west, Annie Oakley is the sheriff's niece in the small frontier town of Diablo. Her brother, Tag, is constantly getting himself and Annie into trouble. The sheriff's deputy, Lofty Craig, is Annie's "love interest."
Gun fight at Comanche Creek ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audie Murphy, World War II's most-decorated GI, portrays an Old West detective who purposely lands behind bars so he can infiltrate a secret gang with a vicious MO: spring prisoners from their cells, force them to be front men for notorious crimes, then kill them to collect the reward money for their dead-or-alive capture
Ride, tenderfoot, ride ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cowboy inherits the Belmont Packing Company and the management duties that come with it. There is a plot by another competitor to run the cowboy out of business, but the cowboy does whatever it takes to try to keep his business
The best of Roy Rogers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under California stars: Trigger is stolen by horse rustlers as Roy prepares to celebrate his tenth anniversary in pictures with a special broadcast. High adventure ensues
Forgotten noir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hi-jacked: "Parolee/truck driver Jim Davis now wants to stick to the straight-and-narrow, but finds himself riding a highway of terror when his truck is hijacked and police suspect him because of his past record."
The great American western ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghosts on the loose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One Body Too Many: A salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy heirs awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one
My pal Trigger King of the cowboys ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My pal Trigger tells how Roy Rogers obtained his magnificent horse Trigger and begins with horse trader Roy Rogers as he prepares to breed his best mare with his best friend's Palomino stallion. King of the Cowboys has Roy Rogers playing himself, a rodeo star, assigned by the governor to investigate a series of warehouse bombings in Texas during World War II
Horror classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[One body too many]: Unassuming insurance agent, Albert Tuttle (Jack Haley), ignores his instincts and makes a sales call at a creepy mansion, hoping to sell a policy to the owner. His plans go awry when the owner turns up dead. The heirs of the deceased infest the premises, held there by the conditions of the will which require their presence until the body is claimed. Albert recognizes that the dead man's niece, Carol (Jean Parker) is at risk, and decides to assume the role of her protector. When Bela Lugosi turns up in the role of the butler, mayhem ensues
Song of Arizona ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabby Hayes runs an Arizona ranch for homeless boys, and one of his charges, Chip, is the son of a notorious bank robber. Chip secretly digs up money his father stole and uses it to pay off Gabby's mortgage at the bank. Roy Rogers has to save Chip from his dead father's fellow gang members, and make things right all around
Sunset in El Dorado ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucille Wiley departs for unknown places out West. After her arrival, she dreams that a fighting cowboy, Roy Rogers, saves her
Gene Autry collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gene Autry and city girl Carol Hughes jointly inherit a ranch and mine. While Gene wants to work the mine, Hughes teams with unscrupulous lawyers to sell the mine. It takes all of Gene's charm and musical talents to change Hughes' mind
Gaucho serenade ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Frederick Willoughby, who has been framed for embezzlement by his employer, Edward Martin of the Western Packing Company, agrees to testify on behalf of the independent ranchers whom Martin is driving out of business. To prevent Willoughby from testifying, Martin schemes to kidnap his son Ronnie, a school boy living in London, and cables the boy to come to visit his father at 'Rancho San Quentin.' After arriving by boat, Ronnie mistakes Gene and Frog, itinerant ranch hands, for the cowboys supposedly sent by his father and climbs into their car, where he falls asleep. Unaware of their stowaway, Gene and Frog are already on the road to California when they discover their passenger. After hearing Ronnie's story of his father's vast 'spread, ' Gene decides to retain custody of the boy until he can investigate. While driving along the road, the threesome almost collide with Joyce Halloway and her little sister Patsy, who are fleeing from Joyce's prospective bridegroom. Patsy and Joyce hide in Gene's horse trailer, and after several squabbles, Gene finally agrees to drive them to their ranch in California. Soon after, Martin's thugs, who have been following Ronnie, attempt to kidnap the boy. Later Joyce offers Ronnie refuge at her ranch, which she pretends is Rancho San Quentin. Meanwhile, Willoughby, concerned about his son, breaks out of jail, and Martin sends his men to join the posse in pursuit of the fugitive. Arriving at the ranch, Martin learns that Ronnie is safe and surrenders to the sheriff, but when Martin's men attempt to hijack the train carrying the fugitive back to prison, Gene rides to the rescue. Exonerated by Gene's testimony, Willoughby returns to claim his son, and Gene agrees to stay at the ranch as Joyce's foreman"--AFI catalog, 1931-1940
Submarine alert ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a devious plot, the FBI unexpectedly fires a loyal radio engineer played by Richard Arlen. Embittered and vengeful at his ill-treatment, he is the ideal bait for a team of Nazi saboteurs who are up to no good. Realizing that he has been set up as part of an FBI plan to capture the Spy ring, the radio engineer works to help catch the Nazis as well as help a fellow engineer who's also been recruited by the saboteurs
Rancho grande ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gene Autry is the foreman of a ranch that is mortgaged to the hilt with a fast approaching deadline to build a dam. The owner of the ranch dies, leaving the ranch to his madcap grandchildren. Gene has to straighten the rebellious young folks to make them work to pay off the debt and foil the villains. It will take brawn, brains, and of course, a few songs to uncover the secret plot to take over Rancho Grande
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Donald Frank 1899-1980
MacDonald Frank 1899-1980
Mc Donald Frank 1899-1980
Raynor, Bill 1899-1980
Languages
English (69)
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