Witney, William 1915-2002
Most widely held works by William Witney
Zorro rides again ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask.
In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the door by William Witney ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"Early in 1937, Bill Witney, a young film editor, went on-location for the filming of Republic's The Painted Stallion. Witney went on to direct or codirect 23 Republic serials. This engaging story is a behind-the-scenes look at the heyday of the Hollywood cliffhanger, the making of the movies, and the people involved in them"--Provided by publisher.
Apache Rose ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
An oil wildcatter (Rogers) discovers oil on a ranch south-of-the-border and prevents the murder of a man who is part owner of the ranch. The other part owner is heavily in debt to the villain.
Under California stars ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Roy's vacation from movie-making is turned into adventure when wild horse rustlers kidnap Trigger and hold the talented horse for ransom.
Bells of San Angelo ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A mine dispute leads to several murders in San Angelo.
Bells of Coronado ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Action, adventure and song. The threat of treason brings Roy Rogers to the small town of Coronado. Posing as a cowhand in need of work, he searches for a murderer plotting to sell uranium to an unfriendly power. Can Roy smash the conspiracy?
Trigger, Jr ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Roy attempts to cure a boy's fear of horses with the aid of his palomino's colt.
Susanna Pass ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Game warden Roy Rogers faces a conspiracy between an escaped convict and a crooked newspaper editor, when the outlaw's discovery of oil hidden beneath a fish hatchery leads to explosions, murder and sabotage can Roy stop the treachery before it's too late?
Drums of Fu Manchu ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"In order to gain complete control of the barbaric bond of Asia, the nefarious Fu Manchu must acquire the fabled scepter of Genghis Khan. To find the lost tomb housing the scepter, he must first locate and assemble the Cardack segment, which will disclose the location of the tomb. Opposing him is his old nemesis, Sir Rayland Smith and Allen Parker. The adventures range from the United States to Asia, and contain some of the most fiendish cliffhangers ever put on film"--Container.
Twilight in the Sierras ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
When a model parolee disappears ten days before release, State Parole Officer Roy Rogers is framed for his murder.
Down Dakota way ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Roy returns to his hometown of Sun Rock to find the stepson of his beloved schoolteacher wanted for the cold-blooded killing of the town veterinarian. Only the murderer and his cohorts know what the vet took to his grave-- the knowledge of an outbreak of hoof-and-mouth disease that could wipe out every hard-working rancher in Sunset Valley.
SOS Coast Guard ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
See America's valiant protectors of our nation's shores go to battle against sinister forces who want to control the world.
Roy Rogers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 38 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.
Adventures of Red Ryder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Red Ryder and Little Beaver round up ranchers to fight a crooked banker and his henchmen.
Apache rifles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The racist army commander of an Arizona outpost must change his feelings for Native Americans when he falls for a beautiful Apache missionary. His attempts at reformation are frustrated by a band of gold-hungry miners who want to start a war with the Apaches.
Roll on Texas moon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Roy intercedes and prevents a cattlemen/sheepmen war.
The adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The evil Dr. Fu Manchu plans to conquer the world in four rare episodes of this classic TV series.
Trail of Robin Hood ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The owner of the largest Christmas tree acreage in Glen Rock refuses to sign up with a tree wholesaler.
Colorado sundown ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
In this film, Rex comes to the rescue of his sidekick, Slim Pickens, and a lovely lady, Mary Ellen Kay, being cheated by a conniving brother and sister who were trying to steal their share of an inheritance.
Ride the wind ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
"Against Ben's stern wishes, Joe joins the perilous [Pony Express] messenger brigade, which is relentlessly under attack by the fierce Paiute Indians. When Little Joe is captured, Ben appeals to the Express' unscrupulous owner to exchange a high-ranking Paiute prisoner for his hostage son" -- Container.
Apache Indians Bankers China Conspiracies Cowboys Criminals Criticism, interpretation, etc. Detective and mystery films Drama Feature films Feature films Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Film serials Film serials Frontier and pioneer life Fugitives from justice Fu Manchu, Doctor (Fictitious character) Game wardens Heroes History Horror television programs Horses Man-woman relationships Mexico Murderers Musical films Musical films Newspaper editors Outlaws Ranchers Science fiction films Short films Singing cowboy films Television adaptations Television series Tracy, Dick (Fictitious character) Treason Trigger (Horse) United States United States.--Army Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Western films Western films Western television programs Zorro (Fictitious character) Zorro films Zorro films
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